Funeral services for Bertha Marie Thomas of Brownwood will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel with Bill Slaymaker officiating, interment to follow in Greenleaf Cemetery under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    She passed away on Sunday, April 11, 2010, at the age of 82 after a brief illness.

    Bertha was born on Oct. 28, 1927, in Ballinger, Texas to Horace and Beulah Holland. She was married to Archie Thomas on Aug. 3, 1946, in Ballinger. They moved to Brownwood in 1950. After moving to Brownwood, she worked for Sears and was a partner in the ownership of the Lyric Theater for several years. She worked for Krischke and Company for 24 years and retired in 1987.

    She is survived by her husband Archie whom she was married to for 63 years; son, Kenny Thomas and his wife Cindy; daughter, Sandra Smith and her husband Jim; her grandchildren, Josh and his girlfriend April, Emily and her husband Cody, Jordan and his wife Stephanie and Brandon an his wife Ashley. She is also survived by three great-grandchildren.

    Condolences may be left for the family at www.davismorrisfuneral

home.com.