Cecilia Thomas, 95, of Ashland, went to heaven on the evening of January 8, at Woodland Oaks following an extended illness.
She was born November 22, 1922, in Canutillo, Texas, a daughter of the late Francisco and Juana Carrasco Rivera.
Cecilia was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Thomas; and several brothers and sisters.
She was a member of Gospel Light Baptist Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Rachel Kiser of Ashland, KY; three sons, Richard Ortiz of Austin, Texas, Michael Ortiz of Phoenix, Arizona, and David Pacheco of Sacramento, California. Cecilia is also survived by many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; and her loving church family.
Funeral services will be Friday, January 12, at 12 p.m. at Preston Family Funeral Home by pastor Jason Porter.
Visitation will be two hours prior to services. Burial will be in the Kiser Cemetery in Olive Hill, KY.
Condolences may be left for the family at prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 9, 2018