Jeanette M. Thomas age 74
passed away Saturday Oct. 17, 2009
at the JasperMemorialHospital in Jasper IN. She was
born April 10, 1935 in LawrenceMass. to Albert and Mary (Carpenter) Tardiff. On Nov.
22, 1953 she married Marion Thomas and he survives.
Jeanette had lived in Petersburg
for the past 44 years moving there from Martinsville,
She had been a homemaker and salesperson for Fuller Brush for ten years. She
was member of the PetersburgChurch
of the Nazarene where she sang in the church choir. She had been a volunteer
with the DaviessCountyHospital in Washington
where she was a pink lady. She helped with the PTO as a member and a officer, and was also a 4H leader.
She is survived by a son Philip Thomas of Petersburg, two daughters; Mary
Thomas, Winslow and Jean (Thomas) Smith, Petersburg, four grandchildren, Eric
Smith, Jessica (Smith) Aldridge, Amy Mitchell, and Ethan Rolens,
one great grandchild; Payton Readle, two brothers;
Albert Tardiff and Leo Tardiff
both of Florida, three sisters; Theresa Conner, Doris "Dee" Spencer
and Jean Wallace, all of Florida.
She was preceded in death by two sons Jerry and Andrew Thomas, two sisters
and one brother.
Funeral Services will be
Wednesday Oct. 21, 2009
at the PetersburgChurch
of the Nazarene, with Pastor Michael P. Elliott officiating. Visitation will
be from 4 until Tuesday EDT
and until service time
Wednesday all at the PetersburgChurch
of the Nazarene. Interment will be at a later date. Corn-Colvin Funeral Home
is handling the arrangements.