Lois Ann Russell Thomas

Lois Ann Russell Thomas, 73, of Newcomb, died March 20 at the Jellico Community Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Ray Thomas; parents, Clarence Russell and Kathryn Russell Cox; granddaughter, Monica Jeffers; in-laws, Robert and Dean Thomas; son-in-law, Jeffery Todd.
Lois is survived by daughters, Sandy Roark and husband, Neal, of Newcomb, Shelby Mitchell and husband, Brad, of Sidney, Ohio, Sheila Todd of Newcomb, Suzanne Moore and husband, Mark, of Williamsburg, Ky., Sonya Elmore of Jellico; sister, Wanda Gilburth and husband, Roy, of Richmond, Ky.; brother, Kenny Russell and wife, Donna, of Sidney, Ohio; nine grandchildren, Michael, John, Melissa, Gretchen, Jeremy, Tony, Jordan, Skylar and Jarrett; 13 great-grandchildren, Tasha, MaKayla, Desire, Destiny, Lalya, Karston, Elijah, Devery, Cree, Coley, Kreisten, Braden, Jeremiah, and a host of friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral services were March 23 with the Rev. Frances 'Junior' Dople and the Rev. Michael Douglas officiating. Interment was March 24 in the Douglas Cemetery.
Llewelyn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published in LaFollette Press on Mar. 28, 2013