On December 20, 2004 SHIRLEY J. THOMAS devoted mother of Debra Dennis, Shirley Watkins, Veronica, Mark, Kevin and Charles E. Thomas, Jr.; loving grandmother of Kimberly and Charles Thomas III, Brandie and Brian Dennis, and James Watkins III. She is also survived by two great-grandchildren Faith Thomas and Kaitlyn Watkins; daughter-in-law Janet Thomas; son-in-law William Dennis; granddaughter-in-law Nikki Watkins and a host of other relatives and friends. On Thursday friends may call at THE NEW VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES (Randallstown), 8728 Liberty Road from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. On Friday, Mrs. Thomas will lie in state at the St. Martins Catholic Church, Fulton Ave. and Fayette St., where the family will receive friends from 10:30-11:00 a.m. with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-655-0015.
THE BALTIMORE SUN