Wright Patman "Tex" Thomas Born, May 10, 1932, in Sulpher Springs, Texas. Preceded in death by his son, Bruce. Survived by his wife of 62 years, Audrey Thomas; his daughter, Brenda; grandsons, Bryan (Rachel) Harford, Kevin (Sarah) Harford and Kyle Thomas; granddaughter, Crystalyn Jones and five great-grandchildren. He was a mentor and father figure to many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, family requests that contributions be made to: Sunnyside District Alumni Association to the Tex Thomas Scholarship Fund. A Visitation will be at EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY, Friday, June 13, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. A Service will be Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on June 12, 2014