Linda Ann McKinney Thomas, 77, of Kaufman passed away on November 7, 2020. Linda was born on April 10, 1943, to Milton and Trillia Faye McKinney in Kaufman, TX. She was raised in the Rand Community, north of Flat Rock. Linda spent her early life on the farm of McKinney Hill. She attended the Kaufman schools and graduated in 1961. Linda married her high school sweetheart, Milton Ray Thomas, and soon after they had 3 children. She the started her career as a secretary at Texas Aluminum in Terrell, TX and eventually came back to Kaufman to work at the Kaufman County Appraisal District where she retired in 2008. Linda was a hard-working, single mom, who was an avid gardener and dancer. She was well known for her beautiful writing penmanship. Her parents, brother Billy Ray McKinney and son Rodney Doyle Thomas preceded her in death. Those left to cherish her memory are daughters: Laurie Thomas Dennehy and husband Bill of Kaufman, TX and Lisa Gillham and husband David of Rockwall, TX; brother Gary Lynn McKinney and wife Nita; grandchildren: Kailea Harrison and husband Westley, Brooke LeBay and husband David, Tori Parr and husband William, Shawnee Gillham; great grandchildren: Wylie Cooper Harrison, Whitten Cole Harrison, Liam David Parr and baby LaBay due in April; numerous extended family and friends who will miss her dearly.
To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Linda Ann Thomas, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.