Born in Dawson, Georgia before moving to New Jersey sixty-five years ago. Mary was employed with the Board of Education for thirty-five years.
Mary B. Thomas, age 87 of Trenton, New Jersey entered in God's eternal care on Friday, October 23rd 2020 at Capital Health in Pennington, New Jersey.
Mary was a faithful member at Friendship Baptist Church. She was on the Willing Workers, Mother's Board and sang in the Choir.
Mary loved her family, she loved watching television especially the Jimmy Swaggert show. She loved her pastor at Friendship, Reverend Taylor.
She was preceded in death by her husband for over sixty-five years Willie A. Thomas; her children Elizabeth Free, Tim Thomas and Wilbur Thomas; her parents Mrs. and Mr. Worley; four sisters Gladys Wallace, Frienzetta Johnson, Doris Holmes and Mary Francis "Donna"; four brothers James Leary, Lonnie Leary, Marion Leary and Shorty Leary.
Mary's memory will De cherished and forever remembered by her loving children Geraldine Tucker, Russell Thomas (Virginia), Annette Thomas-Legette (James), Willie Frank Thomas (Cynthia), Sharon Thomas, Wanda Thomas, Robert Thomas, Edward Thomas, Denise Davis (Tyrone) all of Trenton, NJ and Andrew Lumpkin of Harrisburg, PA; a son-in-law Jerry Free; her sister-in-law Gladys Jones of Hamilton, NJ, a brother and sister-in-law Ernest and Arleen Thomas of Boston, MA; Mary also left twenty-four grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren; three of her closest friends Nancy Rogers, Reta Mae Wallace and Laura, her church family; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Services will be 12-2pm Monday, November 2, 2020 at the Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton, NJ, 08618. Interment will be at Ewing Cemetery, Ewing, NJ.
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