Lela Victoria Thomas of Perryville, Ark., born August. 28, 1911, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the age of 102. She was a member of Second Baptist Church, Perryville. She was the beloved matriarch of her family which includes three children, Agnes Moore, (Billy Je) of Perryville, Art Thomas of Little Rock, Ark., and Wanda Hodges (Bob), of Kilgore, Texas; and 10 grandchildren, Connie Williams, (Tony), Loretta Underwood, (Randy), Thomas Barnes (Cathy), Patrick Thomas, (Jesslynn), Jon Thomas, (Susan), Alan Thomas, Chris Thomas, Brent Hodges, (Amanda), Jill Wright, (Steve), Jamie Quinlan, (Larry); 11 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces; nephews; and friends. Services and interment were held July 30, at Forest Hill Cemetery-East, Memphis, Tenn. Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church, Perryville, Ark.
Published August 5, 2014