Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Noah Thomas

Born: 4/27/1914

Died: 3/5/2005

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Noah Thomas, 90, of Ardmore, Oklahoma, passed away March 5, 2005, in Duncan, Oklahoma. He was born April 27, 1914, at Durwood, Oklahoma, to Ransom and Mary (Taylor) Thomas. Noah was raised in Marshall County and spent his whole life in Marshall and Carter counties where he always farmed for a living.

He married Blanch Huffman on May 9, 1931, in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, and she preceded him in death on November 1, 1986.

Noah was a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He enjoyed people and helping them. He always kept an old stray dog around the house. He loved working in the garden and he enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He was affiliated with the Southern Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; one son, Wendell; one great-grandson, and one great-granddaughter.

Survivors include his children, Kenneth Thomas of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, Robert Thomas and Betty Blancett, both of Dickson, Oklahoma, Pearl Downey of Duncan, Oklahoma, and Chris Woodruff of Mannsville, Oklahoma; 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.