Myrtle Lovella Thomas
May 15, 1918 – September 27, 2010
Myrtle Lovella Thomas, 92, passed away September 27,2010. She was born on May 15,1918 to Willie T. Gower and Kitty Pink O'Kelly. As a native Edmond, Oklahoma resident, she worked diligently to preserve the history and integrity of the Gower Memorial Cemetery. Her goal was accomplished when Gower Memorial Cemetery was added to the National Historic Registry. She is preceded in death by her parents, siblings, and husband, David Thomas. She is survived by her daughter, Lynda Thomas-Wall, grandsons, Jason Wall and S. Matthew Wall and remaining Gower and Thomas family members. A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 9th at Gower Memorial Cemetery in Edmond, Oklahoma. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Myrtle Thomas's name in care of the Gower Memorial Cemetery. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at the funeral home on Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Services entrusted to the care of Baggerley Funeral Home of Edmond, Oklahoma.
Friday, October 8, 2010
Saturday, October 9, 2010