East Funeral Home

602 Olive Street, Texarkana, TX


Mary Lou Thamert

November 22, 1936July 22, 2020

Mary Lou Thamert, 83 of Texarkana, TX passed away on Wednesday July 22, 2020 at a local hospital. She was born on November 22, 1936 in Texarkana, AR. Mrs. Thamert was member of First Lutheran Church, Texarkana, TX.

She was preceded in death by her husband Ted Thamert, parents Rufus and Ennis Shuptrine, brother Willard Shuptrine and sister, Carolyn Nogo.

Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Susannah and Jason Christian of Texarkana, TX; four sons and daughters-in-law, Jay Woosley of Texarkana, TX, Jeff and Jolly Woosley of Texarkana, TX, Matthew and Jennifer Hackworth of Texarkana, TX and Tim and Dayna Hackworth of Texarkana, AR; seven grandchildren, Jillian Woosley, Jackson Woosley, Mallory Hackworth, Marshall Hackworth, Haley Hackworth, Jason Christian, and Isadora Christian and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be 11am Saturday July 25, 2020 at First Lutheran Church with Rev. Scott Sundbye officiating. Burial will be in Stateline Cemetery under the direction of East Funeral Home-Downtown.

Memorials can be made to First Lutheran Church.

Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.



  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, July 25, 2020


  • Burial


Mary Lou Thamert

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Mark and Julie Patterson

July 24, 2020

We’re so sorry to hear about precious Mrs. Thamert. She was a beautiful lady that always greeted everyone with a warm smile. We sat by your folks at First Lutheran for years. They were both such fine people. You were blessed to have them as examples. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers!
Mark and Julie

Debbie Leonard

July 23, 2020

So sorry for your loss. May God comfort you with his love and the knowledge that she is in the arms of our Lord.

Rose Welch

July 23, 2020

My prayers are with each of you. I was so thankful I had the privalige to take care of her at home and her stay at the hospital. She will be missed so much such a precious lady. Love and prayers , Rose

Paula Wright

July 23, 2020

Dearest Family, May your beautiful Mom rest in eternal heavenly peace. She was loved and admired by so many. As she begins her homecoming in heaven with our Lord and precious loved ones, she will be greatly missed here on earth. Love to all, Paula