Glenn C. Thomas, age 78, of Jenkins, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2013, at his home. Mr. Thomas, son of Albert and Oma (Stockton) Thomas, was born on April 29, 1935, at the family home. On September 26, 1954, he was united in marriage to Vineta Brattin, and to this union six children were born. He then later married Charolett Ellis on August 3, 1973; they had one child together.
Mr. Thomas was a mechanic for most of his life, working at many different places including Mayse Automotive in Aurora. He also loved to be on his tractor brush hogging, building ponds, and burning brush.
Survivors include three sons, Lynn Thomas, of Torrance, California, David Thomas, of Cato, and George Thomas, of Crane; four daughters, Jena Ferrell, of Exeter, Beverly Smith, of Jenkins, Merry Lucas, of Berryville, Arkansas, and Charlene Grey, of Cassville; two step-daughters, Kathy Emo, of Cassville, and Katie Baker, of Exeter; one brother, Henry Thomas, of Cape Fair; one sister, Ruth Edwards, of Cassville; one half-sister, Lottie May Thomas; twenty grandchildren; and twenty great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two half-brother's, Roy Snider, and Roy Thomas; and two half-sister's, Geraldine Bryles, and Dorothy Thomas.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville, Missouri.