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
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
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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