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Evalyn Thomas Obit.

Mangum Funeral Home

P.O. Box 2043

Center, Texas 75935

(936) 598-3341

Obituary Notice:

Evalyn Thomas


Evalyn Thomas, 86, of Center, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015 at Nacogdoches Medical Center.


Her wishes were to be cremated and a memorial servicewill be held at a later time.


She was born January 16, 1929 in Lockney, Texas to Charlie Joe and Elizabeth (Carver) McCollum. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Center. She volunteered for the Shelby County Outreach Ministries.


She is preceded in death by her Parents, Charlie & Elizabeth McCollum, Daughter, Ellory Ann Thomas, Grandson, William Bruce Horton, Brother, Robert Willard McCollum, Step Grandson, Keith Dwayne Simmonds and Step Grandson, Robert Mitchell Simmonds.


She is survived by:


Joe Horton & wife, Carolyn of Center


Geneva Lambeth & husband, Charles of Baytown

Elroy Eugene Thomas &wife, Patricia of San Diego, CA
Charles D. Thomas & wife, Kathleen of Houston

6 Grandchildren

Numerous Great Grandchildren & Great Great Grandchildren


In Lieu of flowers family request donations can be made to Shelby County Outreach Ministries.


You may sign the online registry book at

Services are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home Center, Texas

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