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Cordie Forrest Thomas

Cordie Forrest Thomas
December 2, 1943 - February 2, 2020

Cordie Forrest Thomas was born December 2, 1943 in Olney, Texas to Forrest Jackson and Lillie Vera Taack Thomas. Cordie died on February 2, 2020 in Houston, Texas. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Lunn Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 8, 2020 in the Chapel of Lunn Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Cyr, pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Newcastle, officiating. Burial will follow at True Cemetery.

Cordie graduated from Olney High School in 1962. He graduated from Southwest Texas State University with a degree in Agri-Business in 1967. In addition, he received a BA from University of North Texas in 1973.

Cordie was employed by John Deere Company in the Dallas branch for 28 years.
On October 11, 1970, Cordie married Marcia Gilchrist Aldridge in Olney, Texas.
Cordie was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Jack.

He is survived in death by his wife, Marcia; his son, Thomas Wesley; his daughter and son-in-law, Victoria and Jeffrey Matters; his sister, Mary Ann Gordon; his brother, Bill J. Thomas; his four grandchildren, Hunter and Cole Thomas and Sarah and Elizabeth Matters; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.