THOMAS, Maj. David Walsh (USAF, Ret.),a long-time resident of Millbrook, AL passed away on Tuesday,November 20, 2012. Funeral services will be held on Monday, November 26, 2012, 11 AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Albert Kelly officiating. Interment to follow at the Leyburn Family Cemetery. A native of Lowell, Massachussets, Dave served 24 years in the Air Force before retiring to Millbrook where he and his wife, Alice, raised their family in her childhood home. He then retired from the
State of Alabama after 20 years of service. Major Thomas was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Alice Leyburn Thomas; his daughter, Ellen Bromstead and his son, Frederic. Survivors include his brother, Joe (Janet) Thomas of Myrtle Beach, SC; his daughter, Millie (Jim) Gardner of Birmingham, AL; his daughter-in-law, Dena Thomas of Atlanta,GA; and 6 grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe Building Fund at: Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 545 White Road, Wetumpka, AL 36092. Family will receive friends on Monday, November 26, 2012, 10 to 11AM at the church.
Brookside Funeral Home of Millbrook, AL directing.