Violet Thomas


Violet R. Thomas died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 at her home in Casey County. She was 85. Born March 18, 1927 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late John Welby and Lucy Ann Murphy Russell. She is the widow of Ralph Archibald Thomas. Survivors include a son, Archie Frank Thomas of Liberty; two daughters, Lily Ann Porter of Liberty and Betty Thomas of Bardstown; eight grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and a brother. Funeral services were Dec. 27 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Gary Russell and Steve Russell officiating. Burial was at Oak Grove Contown Cemetery.
Published in The Casey County News on Jan. 2, 2013