Girlin C. Thomas
KENTON — Girlin C. Thomas, 72, of Kenton and formerly Galena, died Thursday morning, Feb. 15, 2007, at Hardin Hills Nursing Center in Kenton.
She was born on June 17, 1934, in Paintsville, Ky., to Beecher and Dora (Burns) Castle. She was a homemaker and had lived in Galena for 45 years and the last six years in Kenton.
She is survived by her daughter, Susie Thomas of Marysville; granddaughter, Toni Thomas; great-grandchildren, Joshua, Scott, Alexis and Jessica; sister, with whom she made her home, Ethel (Merrel) Travis of Kenton; brothers, Ernie (Shirley) Castle of Dunkirk and William Roger (Barbara) Castle of Kenton; nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Paul Thomas on Nov. 27, 2001, and they were married Nov. 15, 1954, in Kentucky; son, James Paul Bert Thomas; sisters, Mary Harp and Josephine Winegardner; and an infant brother.
Friends may call Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in the Sunbury Memorial Park. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.