Thelma Hargis

Friday, December 1, 2006

TAMMS, Ill. -- Thelma Hargis, 98, of West Paducah, Ky., formerly of Tamms, died Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006, at Parkview Nursing Home in Paducah.

She was born Aug. 17, 1908, in Boaz, Ill., daughter of Ollie and Maggie Stevenson Brooks. She married Albert Dennis Hargis, who died Feb. 9, 1989.

Hargis attended Heartland Worship Center in Paducah, Ky.

Survivors include a son, Albert Hargis of West Paducah; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, a grandchild, three sisters and two brothers.

Friends may call at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Jim Boyd officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery near Dongola, Ill.