Funeral services for Rebecca (Becky) Thomas will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 23, 2022, at First Baptist Church in Minden, Louisiana with Bro. Leland Crawford and Bro. Steve Gilley officiating. Interment will follow at Providence Cemetery in Ringgold, Louisiana under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden, Louisiana. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Friday, April 22, 2022, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Becky was born June 20, 1934, in Quitman, Mississippi and entered rest April 20, 2022, in Minden, Louisiana. Becky moved to Mobile, Alabama as a young girl where she lived until her marriage to David Thomas in 1955. She moved around with her husband to several cities and states because of his job and U.S. Army. They moved to Minden in 1962, where they lived and worked raising their two children. She was an active member of First Baptist Church and over the years served in many programs, WMU, Sunday School, and Senior Adult Ministries, which she loved. She worked for West Enterprises for many years and then worked for the LA Unemployment Office until her retirement.
She is preceded in death by her husband, David Lee Thomas; son, Gary David Thomas; mother and father, Lottie and Iceum Coker; brother, James Coker and sister Ruth Marie Pippen.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Thomas Cason and husband Randy; grandchildren, Anne Marie Schmidt and husband Kyle, Lindsey Doyle and husband Alan, Grant Cason and wife Kaitlyn, Shannon Stelter and husband Matt; great-grandchildren, Stella Wise, A.J. Doyle, Connor Schmidt, Emilia Schmidt, and Cason Doyle, and caregiver and close friend, Grace Odell.
Pallbearers will be Randy Cason, Grant Cason, Kyle Schmidt, Leigh Cathey, Brock Childers, David Kidd, Alan Doyle.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home
211 Murrell Street
Minden, Louisiana 71055