Doris Ann (Babbin) Thomas
Doris Ann (Babbin) Thomas, 84, Branson, passed Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Cox South Hospital, Springfield. Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, March 21 at 10 AM 1st Assembly of God Church, 399 State Hwy T, Branson. Cremation and services are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Directors, Branson.
Doris was born February 17, 1936 in Morgan City, Louisiana. She married Franklin D. Thomas, Sr. on Nov. 3, 1960 in Reno, Nev. They were blessed with fifty-two years together before Franklin passed in 2013. They moved to the Branson area from Escondido, Calif in 2007. Doris was blessed with four children.
Doris had worked in banking during her lifetime and held many leadership positions in community organizations. She also was President of the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary Post 149 in Escondido, Calif.
Her greatest pleasure in life was spending time with her grandchildren, and helping anyone in need.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Terry Engleman, and one grandchild.
Doris is survived by her three sons Frank Thomas, Jr. (LaDella) of Taney County, Mo.; Charles R. Thomas of San Diego, Calif.; Joseph Hassler of Osage Beach, Mo.; nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.