The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, from 5 until 7 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. David Byrd will officiate. Burial will be in Walker Memory Gardens.
Thomas was preceded in death by her parents, Claude F. Sartain and Irma Hathcoat Sartain; husband, Marcell Thomas; brother, Sam Sartain; and sister, Ina Walton.
She is survived by her daughters, Bonita Lollar (Greg) of Jasper, Susan Crowell (Phillip) of Oakman and Lisa Jackson (Barry) of Jasper; stepdaughter, Loyal Jean Key of Parrish; son, Barry Lollar of Birmingham; step-son, Maurice Thomas (Ann) of Parrish; sister, Carolyn Brown (Bill) of Birmingham; brothers, Bill Sartain of Oakman, Ray Sartain (Charlotte) of Oakman, and Ed Sartain (Beckie) of Jasper; 13 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Northside Baptist Church Preschool.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571