Born in Huntington, WV on May 5, 1944, she was the daughter of William and Elsie May (Watts) Smith.
She married Charles E. Thomas on July 5, 1974.
A homemaker, she also worked at Woods Wire in Worthington. She attended the Baptist church.
Survivors include: two daughters, Pam (Ronald) Trent of Whiting and Brenda (Todd) Bennett of Linton; five sons, Glen (Darla) Damron, Tim (Renee') Damron, both of Linton, Jeff (Jennifer) Damron of Jasonville, Roger Damron and William Thomas, both of Linton; 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Roy (Betty) Smith of Griffith, Ira (Polly) Smith of Jasonville and Ricky (Marie) Smith of Dugger; two sisters, Stella (Ed) McCann of Trion, Georgia and Oma Lee Smith of Vincennes.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Charles E. Thomas on March 27, 2007; and one brother, Gene Smith.
Friends may call at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, and from 9 a.m. on Thursday until the hour of service. The funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com