Mrs. Thomas died of natural causes at 4:35 p.m. February 19, 2011 at Jennie Stuart Medical Center.
She was born December 6, 1919 in Trigg County to the late Aaron Gude and Cornelia Hobson Gude.
She retired from Outwood Facilities where she worked as a licensed nurse.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Thomas.
Survivors include two sons, Rev. Tyrone Wilson of Hopkinsville and Belvie Wilson Jr. of Hopkinsville; one daughter, Peggy Wilson Shanks of Atlanta, Ga.; 10 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.