Martha Lou (Gardner) Thomas

Devoted wife, mother, Granny and friend, Martha Thomas passed into glory on Thursday, January 12, 2017. She was 73 years old. Born in Dallas on December 10, 1943, Martha was raised in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area by her parents, Enos and Lucille Gardner. Martha is survived by her husband of 32 years; Ronnie Thomas, and her five children; Tammy Campbell, Paul Seeton III (Donna), Lisa Mata (David), Natalie Ruiz (Michael) and Trigg Thomas, twin sister; Mary Bailey, nine grandchildren (and spouses); Kathey and Duke Battenfield, Butch and Tara Campbell, Cody and Alia Campbell, Khelsi and Dana Custer, Madison Mata, Micah Ruiz, Mason Ruiz, Maya Ruiz and Nathan Thomas. Martha’s beloved great-grandchildren also mark her passing; Dustin Spray, Kourtnee Spray, Kaitlyn Battenfield, Haley Campbell, Dillon Campbell, Lilly Custer and Eli Custer. Of course, Martha’s close circle of friends feels her absence already, including; Karen Harrell, Mary Ann Williams, Malinda Oliver and Betty Gregurek. Martha was preceded in death by her parents; Enos and Lucille Gardner, her baby sister; Patsy, and her dear friends; Marcella Joan, and Pat. Come and celebrate the life of Martha Thomas with us during her final services, which will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan. Share your memories of Martha at

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