Mary Emma Thomas, 90, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Paducah, died at 11:27 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. She was a former employee of Arlan’s Department Store.
Surviving are two daughters, Linda Bolte of Lexington and Mary Lou Weyler of Elizabeth, Ind.; two sons, Ron Thomas of Brandenburg and Danny Thomas of Louisville; one sister, Lou Ella Pace of Paducah; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Thomas; nine brothers, and sisters. Her parents were Pearl Gus and Gertie Amis.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Jim Bolte. Burial will follow in Mount Kenton Cemetery. Friends may call after 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice Louisville, 3532 Ephraim McDowell Drive, Louisville, KY 40205.