Glenn C. Thomas

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Glenn C. Thomas, 78, of Jenkins, passed away on Saturday, Aug 10, 2013, at his home. He was born on April 29, 1935, son of Albert and Oma (Stockton) Thomas.

On Sept. 26, 1954, he was united in marriage to Vineta Brattin, and to this union six children were born. He later married Charlotte Ellis on Aug. 3, 1973, and they had one child.

He was a mechanic for most of his life, working at many different places including Mayes Automotive in Aurora.

Survivors include: three sons, Lynn Thomas, of Torrance, Calif., David Thomas, of Cato, and George Thomas, of Crane; four daughters, Jena Ferrell, of Exeter, Beverly Smith, of Jenkins, Merry Lucas, of Berryville, Ark., and Charlene Grey, of Cassville; two step-daughters, Cathy Emo, of Cassville, and Katie Baker, of Exeter; one brother, Henry Thomas, of Cape Fair; one sister, Ruth Edwards, of Cassville; one half-sister, Lottie May Thomas; 22 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two half-brothers, Roy Snider and Roy Thomas; and two half-sisters, Geraldine Bryles and Dorothy Thomas.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.