Visitation and memorial services for Mr. Daniel O. Thomas,
78,  of  Gainesboro, Tennessee, will  be  held  from  6  P.M. – 9
P.M.  on  Wednesday, December  28, 2011, at Anderson-Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home. The family has chosen cremation.

He passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2011, at  his
residence.
   
He  was  born  November  26, 1933, in New York City, NY, to
the late
Daniel O. Thomas, Sr. and Edna Menke Thomas. He
was married to the late
Frances “Bette” Thomas.   He  was  a
long time employee of American Airlines.

In  addition  to  his  wife  and  parents, he  was  preceded  in
death by his infant daughter Diane  and  his grandson Brendan
Kelly.

Survivors  include  his  children,  Linda  Kelly  (John), Daniel,
Joyce McMurphy (Gregory), Steven (Linda), David (Peggi),   his
stepchildren,   Carl “Chip” Zendler,   Susan Brigio (Artie),   Ruth
Shugart (Calvin) and Nancy Zendler.  He is also survived by  his
grandchildren, Tonya Lopez (Rey), Keara Kelly,  Brian & Caitlyn
Thomas, Jennifer, Daniel & Dianna Brigio and Joe Owens.

In lieu of flowers please  consider  a  donation  to  an  animal
welfare agency of your choice in his name.
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