Alleane Thomas

Published 11:38 am Thursday, November 6, 2014

ROLLING FORK — Alleane Thomas died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 at Promise Hospital. She was 97.

Survivors include her son, Hillary Thomas of Killeen, Texas; five daughters, Deborah Buckingham of Aberdeen, Irma Redd of Bellwood, Ill., Rose Hackett of Oak Park, Ill., and Arlene Shorter of Melrose Park, Ill.; 38 grandchildren; 89 great-grandchildren; 64 great-great-grandchildren; and three great-great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Christian Light MB Church in Anguilla. Burial will follow at Anguilla Cemetery under the direction of Mitchell L. Walker Funeral Home of Rolling Fork.

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Visitation will be at the church from 1 p.m. until the service.