Dorothy Ione Thomas1

#24560, (8 February 1930 - 10 April 2002)
Father*Frank Orville Thomas2 (1901 - 1974)
Mother*Myrtle Meek3 (1901 - 1970)


Child 1.Gary Winn Safreed+1 (1964 - 2006)
Her married name was Safreed.4 
Her married name was Pounds.5 
Birth*8 February 1930She was born on 8 February 1930 at PennsylvaniaG.5 
Death*10 April 2002She died on 10 April 2002 at Columbus, Franklin Co., OhioG, at age 72; (SSA record has 1 Apr 2002.)6 


  1. [S2156] Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home, online, Obituary for Gary W. Safreed, 2006,q.v.
  2. [S1786] Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014, online, Marr. Rec. of Dorothy Ione Thomas, 1971, q.v.
  3. [S1628], online, Shared grave marker. Thomas / I Myrtle 1901-1970 / Frank O 1901-1978. Narrative: Isa [sic] Myrtle Meek, obituary (unsourced):
    Mrs. Myrtle M. Thomas, age 68, of New Freeport, was dead upon arrival at Greene County Memorial Hospital at 12:30 a.m. on Monday, February 23, 1970, following a short illness.
    She was born on August 13, 1901, in Center Township, the daughter of William W. and Myrtle Icie Meek.
    She was married to Francis O Thomas on August 27, 1921, in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania.
    Mrs. Thomas resided most of her life in Jackson Township of Greene County, Pennsylvania.
    Surviving are her husband, Frank O. Thomas; four daughters; Mrs. Dorothy Pounds of Alliance, Ohio; Mrs. Kathleen Barringer of Holbrook; Mrs. Lillie Fordyce of New Freeport and Mrs. Patty McClelland of Graysville; five sons: Don of Painesville, Ohio; Eugene of Erwin, Tennessee; Russell of Sebring, Ohio; Harry of New Freeport; and Ray of Graysville; 43 grandchildren and four great grandchildren and one sister, Mabel.
    Three sons and one daughter preceded her in death.
    Rosemont Cemetery, Rogersville, Greene Co. PA. Memorial 81952008, created by Kenneth Neundorf, photo added by jsf1.
  4. [S520] VWH.
  5. [S1786] Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014, online, Year 1971, State File No. 71 030745. Dorrence Eugene Pounds, b. OH 9 Mar 1923, son of Clarence Eugene Pounds and Rebecca Mae Duffey, divorced, 2nd marr., res. 281 W. Ely St., Alliance OH; and Dorothy Ione Safreed, b. PA 8 Feb 1930, dau. of Frank Orville Thomas and Icy Myrtle Meeks, div., 3rd marr., same res.; marr. Staunton VA 26 Aug 1971 by Thomas M Pinner Jr., Pastor, First Baptist Church.
  6. [S401] Ohio Deaths 1908-1932, 1938-2007, online, Dorothy Ione Pounds, née Thomas, b. PA, dau. of ____ Thomas and ____ Meeks; marr., res. Groveport, Franklin Co. OH; d. G-RMH Grant Campus Hospital, Columbus, Franklin Co. OH; Cert. No. 2974.