Carroll E. Thomas
A private memorial service will be held in the fall for Big Pine resident Carroll E. Thomas.
Born May, 1, 1910 in Clarinda, Iowa, Carroll died at the Bishop Care Center on Sept. 15, 2010. He was 100.
Carroll was the first of eight children. He was preceded in death by his three brothers and three sisters, and also his wife of many years and mother of his sons, Ruth E. Thomas.
Carroll is survived by Helen V. Michael, his partner of 33 years; sons, Trevor P. Thomas (Laurie) of Gardnerville, Nev. and Allen E. Thomas (Donna) of Clearlake; sister, Jean Watson of Desert Hot Springs; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Bishop Care Center for the wonderful and loving care given to Carroll.