|Russell County News,
Thursday, June 17, 1948
Funeral Held For Case Thomas
Case Thomas, 57 years old, son of Theodore J. and Nannie J.
Watson Thomas, of Dunnville, died at his home in Peoria,
Illinois, June 7, 1948. He married Mary W. Dick in Liberty, Ky.,
November 24, 1909. To that union were born two children, a son
Vertree, who preceded him in death, and a daughter, Gertrude, at
home. He had been ill for a year.
He was a member of the Dunnville Christian church and lived a
devoted Christian life, and was held in high esteem by his host
He is survived by his wife, one daughter, two brothers, Alfonzo
Thomas, Virden, Ill., and Ray Thomas, of Dunnville, and also by
one sister, Mrs. James Leigh, of Dunnville, and several nieces
Funeral services were held at Dunnville June 11 at 10:00 a.m.,
conducted by Revs. H.J. Conover and L.C. Young, with burial in
Pruitt funeral home of this city [Jamestown, Ky.] had charge of
Mr. Thomas' name appears on the Thomastown Cem. list
as do those of his wife, daughter, son (name given as Vertreece
in the list), brother Ray, and sister Lillie May (surname given
as Lay rather than Leigh) and her husband, James Lay.