She was born in Attalla, Ala., on Sept. 13, 1947 the daughter of Charlie Thomas and Jeanetta Kelley Thomas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, and one sister.
Survivors include her children Larry Dewayne Thomas of Attalla, Ala., Robert Rex "Clyde" Griffith, Charles Thomas Griffith, and Jeffrey "Scott" Griffith all of Linton, Lori Ann McKain (Dale) of Carlisle, and Kathryn Hauck of Sullivan, one sister, Frances Thomas of Atlanta, Ga., 14 grandchildren, Taylor and Larry Thomas, Megan, Kody, Erika Wiles, Michael and Dorothy McKain, Bobby, Trusty, Dusty, and Destiny Hauck, Tommy and Kyana Griffith, one step grandchild Lou Ann McKain and three great grandchildren, Hailey, Leland "lil Joe" and Billi Kay.
Ann was a very loving and compassionate mother and grandmother. She lived a simple life and loved her family dearly.
Funeral service will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012 at Banks and Brust Funeral Home with the Rev. David Swalls officiating. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until service Wednesday. Cremation will follow.