Cleaty Thomas, 93, Sunman, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, at The Waters of Dillsboro.
The daughter of Alvis and Susan (Jones) Jordan was born Thursday, Oct. 11, 1923. She married Elijah Thomas July 9, 1942, and he preceded her in death Aug. 26, 1989.
Cleaty had worked for Batesville Casket Co. for 20 years. She was a member of the Dearborn Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, canning, cooking and baking cookies. She quilted for the family and church.
Cleaty is survived by brother James (Janice) Jordan, Muncie; sister Edith Antill, Batesville; special sister-in-law Marie Jordan; special niece Dorine Kash; special nephew Michael Jordan; and many other nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 25, from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. funeral services at Dearborn Baptist Church, 9638 State Road 48, Aurora, with Pastor Darrel Sparks officiating. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at Rose Hill Burial Park, 2421 Princeton Road, Hamilton, Ohio. Memorials may be given to either the church or Manchester Life Squad. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan, is entrusted with arrangements. Go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.
Published on August 22, 2017