Mabel I. (Evans) Thomas
Winslow Alumni Class of 1940
January 14, 2008
Mabel I. (Evans) Thomas, 87, of Taylor Road, Columbus, Ind. died at 5:17 p.m. Monday, January 14, 2008, at Four Seasons Retirement Center, Columbus, Ind.
Born in Winslow, Ind on November 13, 1920, Mrs. Thomas was the daughter of Austin C. and Sorvina E. Inman Evans. She was a graduate of Winslow High School Class of 1940.
She married Forrest D. Thomas on December 31, 1941 and he preceded her in death January 7, 2006. Mrs. Thomas was a homemaker. She was also preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and five sisters.
Survivors include children, Barry (Paula) Thomas of Bloomington and Mary Helen (Gary L.) McKinney, of Columbus; grandchildren, Teresa Bay, Tammy Broughton, Shawn McKinney, Melissa Streeval and Evan Thomas, and great-grandchildren, Andrew and Chris Bay, Josh and Jake Broughton, Spencer and Haley McKinney, Justin and Marah Beth Streeval and Madeline Thomas.
The funeral was conducted at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, January 17, 2008 at Four Seasons Retirement Center Chapel with the Rev. Norie Erickson officiating. Calling was from 12:30 p.m. until time of service Thursday at the chapel. Burial was at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana.
Arrangements were made by Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be sent to the Thomas family at www.barkesweaverglick.com