Funeral services for Marie Thomas, 99, of Alto, will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, June 1, 2020, at the Hilltop Baptist Church in Alto, under the direction of O.T. Allen Funeral Home in Alto. The Rev. Dusty Lee will officiate.
The family will receive visitors from 10 a.m. until service time Monday. Social distancing and seating on every other pew are encouraged by the funeral home.
Mrs. Thomas passed away Thursday, May 28, 2020, in Nacogdoches. She was born Oct. 2, 1920, in Alto, Texas, to Luther E. and Jennie Breeland McCullough. Marie lived all her life in Alto and was a homemaker. She had also worked for many years at Boyd’s Pharmacy and Brunt’s Ready To Wear in Alto. Marie was a member of the Hilltop Baptist Church and had served as Secretary-Treasurer for the Alto City Cemetery for many years. She was preceded in death by husband, Floyd Thomas; brothers, Harlon, Dick, Charles “Blackie,” Don and Kent McCullough; and sisters, Thelma Clinton and Hallie McCullough. Marie is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Vicki Thomas of Arlington; grandchildren, Jill Hansen, Julie LaPinta, Mallory Coon and Thomas Coon; and great grandchildren, Alex, Arin, Christian, Cody and Sam, as well as great-grandchild, Anastasia.
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