Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014

Elizabeth Thomas, JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.

Published March 26th, 2014 10:50 pm

Mrs. Elizabeth Louise Thomas, age 82 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, at St. Joseph Bluffs surrounded by her family.
Elizabeth was born on April 12, 1931, in Johnson City, Tennessee, a daughter of Fields M. and Bertha Babb Williams. She was married on May 9, 1953, in Johnson City, Tennessee, to John S. Thomas, who preceded her in death on September 3, 1999.
She was a 1950 graduate of Boones Creek High School in Boones Creek, Tennessee.
Elizabeth was a dental hygienist in Johnson City, Tennessee, and met her husband, John, during a dental appointment while he was on active duty in the Marine Corps. They later moved to Jefferson City in 1971 due to John’s Marine Corps career and she then began working at the Department of Revenue until her retirement in June 30, 1994.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jefferson City, Mo.
Survivors include: two sons, John S. Thomas and his wife, Marla, of Jefferson City, Mo., and Delbert D. Thomas and his wife, Sheri, of Lawrence, Kansas; three grandchildren, Jason Thomas and his wife, Debbie, of Jefferson City, Mo., Sarah Thompson and her husband, Blair, of Jefferson City, Mo., and Paige Thomas, of Manhattan, Kansas; five great-grandchildren, Tyler Thomas, Madison Thomas, Colby Thomas, Colton Thompson and Stevi Thompson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of forty-six years, John; four sisters; and three brothers
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Buster Hodge officiating.
The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 AM Saturday prior to the service.
Interment services will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family & friends.
Condolences may be sent to the Thomas family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN, 753-3821