Mrs. Kay Marie Thomas, age 75, of Trion, GA passed away Saturday, November 5, 2011 at her residence.

Mrs. Thomas was born May 1, 1936 in Trion, GA, daughter of the late Ida Margaret Moore and Ralph W. Hale. Prior to her retirement, she had been employed with Lay’s Variety Store and had also worked in several textile mills. Mrs. Thomas was a member of the Trion Presbyterian Church and an active member in the Trion Community, serving as a Cub Scout Leader. She was also a member of The Yard of the Month Club. Mrs. Thomas was a loving mother and homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Henry Thomas, Sr. and a grandchild, Ms. Katie Lynn Bradley.

Mrs. Thomas is survived by her son, John Henry Thomas, Jr.; daughters and sons-in-law, Gwyndolyn Hale and Alfred Crabtree, Johnnie Lynne and Steve Hillman, Robin Marie and David Burkhalter; grandchildren, Christy Wofford Windle, Melinda Witt Wallin, Ginger Wofford Brown, Roy and Racheal Witt, Dale Witt, Lauren Burkhalter; great-grandchildren, Asa Windle, Rese Wofford, Ramsie Keen, Kellen Anderson, Dexter Witt, Will Witt, LilyBeth Witt, Braden Maddux, and Chandler Keen.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Thomas will be held Monday, November 7, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ronald Regan officiating. Burial will follow in West Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Roy Witt, Dale Witt, Asa Windle, Chandler Keen, David Burkhalter, Tommy Moore, Alfred Crabtree. Honorary pallbearers will be the Staff of At Peace Hospice Care, and the Staff of Wal-Mart Pharmacy.

Mrs. Thomas will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Monday evening from 3:00 p.m. until the hour of service.