The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 2, 2013

Dessie G. Thomas

Published 10-2-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Graveside service for Dessie Thomas, 99, will be 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Byron-Amorita Cemetery. Arrangements by Goodwin-Wharton Funeral Chapel, Cherokee.

Dessie was born April 4, 1914, in Byron, Okla., to Lillian (Nash) and Alby Jewell and died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, in Wichita, Kan.

She married Virgil Thomas in February 1930, in Byron. He died Nov. 25, 1995.

Also preceding her are one daughter, one grandson and three siblings.

Surviving are daughter, Iris Sandorn and husband Rosco; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

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