Barbara Thomas died February 20, 2014

    Barbara Thomas, age 92, died Thursday, February 20, 2014, in Hope, Arkansas.  She was born November 23, 1921, in Creighton, Nebraska, to Roy Vernon Briggs and Elva Witwer Briggs.
     In addition to her parents, Mrs. Thomas was preceded in death by her husband, Anson Thomas, and two brothers, Paul Briggs and Thurl Briggs.
     Mrs. Thomas is survived by one son, James Thomas; one daughter, Dolores Frei Lumpkin;
four grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Thomas is also survived by other relatives and her many friends.  
     Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Olmstead Funeral Home.   Funeral services were Monday, Feb.24.  Interment followed in Cleburne County Memorial Gardens.