LaVern ‘L.M.’ Thomas
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; love leaves a memory no one can steal.
LaVern “L.M.” Thomas, loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, 79, of La Vernia, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. He was born on May 27, 1934, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Leslie L. and Arlyne N. (Daniels) Thomas.
He worked and retired from City Public Service after 34 years of service.
L.M. was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Carolyn Thomas; children Randell Thomas and wife Monika, Rodney Thomas, and Bernadette Knight and husband Kenneth; grandchildren Brandon Thomas and wife Kristen, Bethany Corkran and husband Jon, Blake Thomas, Ashton Knight, and Karlynn Knight; great-grandchildren Sawyer Thomas and Ainsley Corkran; sisters Glenda McDonald and husband Frank and Sue Ward and husband Bill; numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives; and many friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023 or www.diabetes.org, or to the American Heart Association, 10900-B Stonelake Blvd., Suite 320, Austin, TX 78759 or www.heart.org.