The family of Faye Thomas let her go with the angelic hosts on Friday, June 3, 2016, at her residence in Wortham, among loving family and devoted friends.
Viewing will be held Friday, June 10, from 1 to 8 p.m. at Moore's Angelic Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 11, at 11 a.m. in the Smith Chapel Primitive Baptist Church, 620 N. MLK Dr. in Wortham. The pastor, Rev. Ronald Redmond, will officiate and Rev. Curtis Jefferson Jr., pastor of New Hope Baptist Church, Weatherford, will be the eulogist. Interment will be in the Wortham Cemetery.
Faye was born July 29, 1939 in Mexia to Tellwood Bluitt and Ardie Lee Houston, who preceded her in death. She grew up in Mexia, graduated with the Dunbar High School class of 1954, was first a member of New Home Missionary Baptist Church in Mexia, and was an active member of Beluah Missionary Baptist Church, Wortham.