Bobbye Jean Thomas
Funeral services for Bobbye Jean Thomas will be at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Calvary Baptist Church with Pastor Tom Hefley officiating.
Bobbye was born on February 10, 1942 in Vicksburg, Miss. to HC and Geraldine Reading. She went to be with our Lord on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the age of 77 years, 1 month and 25 days.
Bobbye was a long time resident of Sulphur. She worked at INCA Headstart as a foster grandparent for years and went to many churches. She loved going to football games, going to church, working, being around family and friends. She never met a stranger. She lived at Artesian Nursing Home, where she worked around helping residents who couldn’t read the Bible she read it to them. She moved to Jacksonville, Fla. about 2 months ago.
She is survived by two sisters, Billye Allen of Tennessee and Peggy Meaker of Texas; three sons, Ricky of Arizona, Terry of Kansas and Freddy of Texas; two daughters and one son-in-law, Penny White of Florida and Dede and Roland Brown of Sulphur; 16 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren with two on the way.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, HC and Geraldine Reading; her husband of 51 years, Robert G. Thomas; her sister, Sandy McClendon; son, Jerry Little and grandson, Terrell Thomas.