Dale Reid Thomas, age 84, of Corsicana passed away peacefully on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Legacy West Nursing and Rehabilitation in Corsicana. He was born March 26, 1935 to Walton E. Thomas and Alva Mae Gaddy Thomas in Ennis, Texas.
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He graduated from Emhouse High School. He worked at Carlon Plastic and sold health insurance. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and his passion was Flint knapping. He loved making arrowheads, tomahawks, spears, bows, arrows and quivers and trading them at First Monday in Canton and other places.
Dale was preceded in death by his parents, his step-mother Virgie Lee Thomas, his wife Ann Thomas, his brother-in-law Gary McConnico, his sister-in-law Jackie Jo Thomas and his son Ricky Dale Thomas.
He is survived by his daughter Sherrie Jamison and husband Rick of Corsicana, his siblings; Bobby Dan Thomas of Terrell and Shirlyn McConnico of Corsicana, and his grandsons; Justin Owen of Plano and Brice Sanders of Corsicana.
He family wishes to thank the staff at Legacy West and Hand in Hand Hospice for their continued efforts providing quality and compassionate care for Dale.
Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Younger Cemetery in Purdon, Texas with Steve Hayes officiating.