1954 - 2012
Willamina "Rose" Thomas, 57, of Fulton, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, at Bristol Manor in Fulton. She was born November 22, 1954, in Iola, Kan., the daughter of the late Roscoe New and Marian Rose Luttrell New. Rose moved to Fulton in 2002 from Kansas. She enjoyed music, crafts, animals, playing bingo, natural herbal medicine and church. She had an eye for style and a green thumb. She was extremely organized and loved to have a good time. She found great pleasure in her family and in doing things for others. Left to cherish her memory are her son, Jason Thomas and his wife Angela of Wellington, Kan. and their children Soraya and Joshua; daughter, Shannon Thomas of Haysville, Kan. and her children Trevor and Aries; four brothers, Delvin New and wife Carol of Granite, Okla., Roger New and wife Nancee of Edmond, Okla., Terry New and wife Kelly of Granite, Okla., and Tim New and wife Tina of Beaumont, Kan.; two sisters, Valerie Blue and husband Don of Branson, Mo. and Virginia Beckemeyer and husband Mark of Steedman, Mo. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 19 at Debo Funeral Home in Fulton. Condolences can be sent by visiting www.debofuneralhome.com.