Originally created 02/28/05

Mrs. Gaynelle Thomas (ALLENDALE, S.C.)



ALLENDALE, S.C. - Mrs. Gaynelle Thomas, wife of the late W.H. Thomas, died Saturday afternoon. She was 82. Mrs. Thomas was born October 31, 1922, the daughter of the late Frank and Lillie Thomas. She was a member of the Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church where she was an active member in the United Methodist Womens Club. She also founded the first day care in Allendale. Surviving are one son, Dick Thomas of Allendale; one daughter, Debbie Sral of Hampton; one sister, Pearlie Rouse of Luray; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held Tuesday morning, 11:00 a.m. at Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church with burial following in the Swallow Savannah cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church. Smith-Rhoden Funeral Home of Allendale is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at Augu staChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle February 28, 2005