Ruth Thomas, mother of Sherron Thomas, a former Jourdanton Independent School District teacher, died on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at the age of 94.
She was a long-time resident of Georgetown. She is survived by her four children, Sherron, Jerald David Thomas and wife Janie, Laura Jane Harrns and husband Lynn, Margaret Ann Christian and husband Randy, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband J.D. Thomas, Jr.
Ruth will be remembered for many things. She was a devoted wife and mother who taught her children to love God and respect others. She was an excellent cook, seamstress, administrative assistant and so much more. She leaves a legacy of Christian service through her care for many in need-especially the elderly. Her memory will be cherished by her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be at the Georgetown Church of Christ on Highway 29 West. Services will be Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1 p.m. Interment will be at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Georgetown following the services.