Stella Ruth Thomas
CORRIGAN -- Funeral services for Stella Ruth Thomas, 72, of Corrigan, was held Sept. 18, 2007 in the Corrigan Funeral Home Chapel in Corrigan. Interment followd in the Stryker Cemetery in Corrigan.
She was born Oct. 13, 1934 in Greenburg, La. and passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007 at Hospice in the Pines in Lufkin. She was a nurse and a member of the First Assembly of God.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Ralph T. Thomas, Sr. and parents, Hollis and Daisy Belle (MaGeehee) Brecheen.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in law, David R. and Debra Thomas of Houston and Ralph T. and Norma Thomas Jr. of Houston; daughters and son-in-law, Melody C. and David Gallardo of San Antonio, and Susan J. Thomas Tant of Corrigan; brothers, Rev. Neville Brecheen, John Brecheen, James Brecheen and Rev. Jesse Brecheen all of Livingston; sister, Dorothy Jean Sullivan of Denham La.; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were John Thomas, David Thomas, Ralph Thomas, Cody Thomas, Jimmy Tant, Adrian Hogue, Bryan Canales and John Brecheen, Jr.
Corrigan Funeral Home was in charge of services.