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Luella Catherine Thomas
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Obituary for Luella Catherine Thomas

Mrs. Luella Thomas, of Hereford, Texas, passed away Tuesday, February 13 at the age of 97.

There will be a Visitation at the Hereford Heritage Rose Chapel Friday, February 16th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. There will be a Celebration of Life Service held at Avenue Baptist Church of Hereford, Texas on Saturday, February 17th at 10:00 am. Pastor Billy Joe Wall will be officiating.

Services are under the direction of Hereford Heritage Funeral Home.

Luella was born November 1, 1920 to Fred and Catherine Higgins in Hereford, Texas and is one of nine children. She met her husband Homer Thomas in Hereford and the couple married in May of 1936.

Mrs. Thomas worked for many years as the Cook for Hereford Independent School District and was homemaker to her husband and four children. She was a lifelong member of Avenue Baptist Church in Hereford, Texas and devoted to her family.

Luella is preceded in death by her parents, and by her brothers John, Charles, Fred, and Bob Higgins, as well as two sisters: Mattie Thomas and Billie Harris.

She is survived by her brother Ted Higgins and wife Juanita of Hereford, Texas, and by her sister Alberta Cantwell of Benson, Arizona. She leaves behind four children: Ella Sue Heath and husband Jackie of Montezuma, Kansas, Frances Smith of Dimmitt, Texas, Charlie Thomas and wife Gloria of Austin, Texas, and Glen Thomas and wife Mozelle of Amarillo, Texas. Also surviving her are ten grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews, all of whom love and will miss her greatly.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to Avenue Baptist Church of Hereford, Texas.

Previous Events





4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Hereford Heritage Funeral Home

411 E. 6th Street
Hereford, TX 79045

Celebration of Life




10:00 AM
Avenue Baptist Church

130 N. 25 Mile Avenue
Hereford, Texas 79045

Pastor Billy Joe Wall officiating.





11:15 AM
Restlawn Cemetery

3985 US-385
Hereford, TX 79045

Pastor Billy Joe Wall officiating.


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