Mrs. Wyleen Laster Thomas, aged 69, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Feb. 13, 2017.
Mrs. Thomas was born in Dalton, Ga. to John and Gloria (Polly) Laster. Having grown up in Mableton, Ga. she was a member of the 1965 graduating class of South Cobb High School. After a career of public service with both the Cobb County Roads Department and Police Department, she retired in 2004 to Dallas, Ga. In her retirement, she enjoyed spending time with her family and especially spoiling her grandchildren and great nephews. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Thomas was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Thomas.
Surviving are sons, Donald (Mickey) Dunn of Birmingham, Ala., James (Jimbo) Dunn and Tracey Bailey of Dallas, Ga., daughter, Dana Gossett of Dallas, Ga., sisters Annette and husband Gene Smith of Eatonton, Ga., Cheryl and husband Tommy Turner of Kennesaw, GA, grandchildren Dakota and Cloey Bailey and Preslee, Peyton, and Emilee Gossett.
Mrs. Thomas is survived locally by a niece, Marci Wilson and her husband, Chad.
The family will be receiving friends and loved ones on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at 1 p.m. at the same location.
Salmon Funeral Home makes this announcement for the family of Mrs. Wyleen Laster Thomas.