September 10, 1953 - December 22, 2019
Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday, December 27, 2019 at Thompson’s Harveson & Cole Funeral Home. Private Interment.
Visitation: 4-6 p.m. Thursday, December 26, at the funeral home.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please consider a gift to the ASPCA or any charity supporting child advocacy.
Karen Thomas, 66, died Sunday, December 22, 2019.
Karen Kae Thomas was born September 10, 1953 in Fort Worth, the daughter of James L. and Martha Virginia Holleman Thomas. She was a 1971 graduate of North Side High School and a 1976 graduate of Texas Wesleyan University. Karen served 45 years at Western Hills High School where she taught in the Special Education Department and currently served as Testing Coordinator. She was always a strong advocate for special education students.
Karen loved to travel and truly enjoyed a good book. Her family and friends were an important part of her life.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Eilleen Thomas.
Survivors: Her wife, Amy Gilbert; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.