Janie Pauline (Polly) Carver Thomas, 84, of 514 Robin Drive, wife of the late Robert Earle Thomas, died Saturday, April 5, 2003, at Mariner Health Care.
Mrs. Thomas was born in Oconee County, daughter of the late Andrew Brown and Zora Belle Cox Carver. She was retired from Kendall Company and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Janie P. Powell, of Seneca, and Ardath Widmann, of Jupiter, Fla.; four sons, Thomas Milton Putnam, of Gainesville, Fla., Anthony Putnam, of Easley, Aaron Putnam, of Seneca, and Paul David (P.D.) Putnam, of Salem; one sister, Anna Thomas, of Seneca; 13 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Thomas was predeceased by her first husband, Elbert Paul Putnam.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. today, in the chapel of Seneca Mortuary, by the Rev. Marvin Lee. Interment will follow at Oconee Memorial Park. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
The family is at the home.
Published in The Greenville News on Apr. 8, 2003.