May 8, 1930 - December 16, 2021
GREENFIELD- Esther B. (Legg) Thomas age 91, of Greenfield, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021. She was born in Zela, West Virginia on May 8, 1930, to Edward and Arminta (Fitzwater) Legg. She graduated from Nicholas County High School in 1948. Mrs. Thomas received her teaching degree in West Virginia. She married H. Leroy Thomas on May 31, 1960. She taught school in a one room schoolhouse for many years. She also worked for Kroger in both Greenfield and Indianapolis, most recently as Head Cashier/Comanager for over 45 years. Mrs. Thomas was a member of Trinity Park United Methodist Church in Greenfield, where she was an MYF Leader and UFCW#135. She also belonged to the Women of the Moose in Greenfield. She enjoyed traveling, boating, reading, and going to the casinos. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She is survived by her daughters Sarah Mohr of Greenfield, and Carol (Robert) Courtney of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; sons Mike (Della) Thomas of Indianapolis, and Jeff (Kelly) Thomas of Spiceland; grandchildren Andy (Michele), Eric (Lisa), Sarah Jo (Gary), Ivy (Alejandro), Luke, Medlee, Kyle, and Justin; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband H. Leroy Thomas; brothers Ray, Cecil, Roy, and Hurley; sisters Nellie, Gladys, Clara, Ethel, Hazel, and Sue; and son-in-law Ronnie Mohr. Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 23, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary and Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Larry VanCamp officiating. Burial will follow at Cooper Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made by mail to the American Cancer Society at 5635 W 96th St Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278. Envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
GREENFIELD- Esther B. (Legg) Thomas age 91, of Greenfield, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021. She was born in Zela, West Virginia on May 8, 1930, to Edward and Arminta (Fitzwater) Legg. She graduated from Nicholas County High School in... View Obituary & Service Information
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