Mr. Power died of natural causes at 5:25 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.
Thomas was born on Dec. 23, 1932, in Nacogdoches, Texas, to the late Thomas Macle and Agnes Langford Power.
Thomas was a member of Locust Grove Baptist Church in Hopkinsville. He retired from Schlumber Oil Co. in Houston, Texas, where he retired as a quality engineer with 40 years of service. He was a United States Army veteran and was a graduate of Texas A&M.
He is survived by his wife, Camile Power of Cadiz; one daughter, Larissa Power of Boston, Mass.; one step-son, Mark Emery (and wife Liz) of Owensboro; one step-daughter, Lisa Futrell (and husband Kevin) of Cadiz; and three grandchildren, Taylor Smith of Cadiz, Paxton Stroud of Lexington and Tanner Emery of Tyler, Texas.
Music was provided by Becky Freeman, vocalist, and Clay King, pianist.
Memorial donations may be made to Cadiz Gideon Camp, P.O. Box 65, Cadiz, KY 42211.