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Martha Jean Thomas Bishop
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1927
Tampa
Hillsborough County
Florida, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 2008

Jean Thomas Bishop, 80, passed away Saturday, November 8, 2008. Graveside service will be held 2 p.m. EDT Wed., Nov. 12, 2008 in Culley's MeadowWood Memorial Park. Family will receive friends at 1001 Waverly Road after the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd., Tallahassee, FL 32308. Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home, Timberlane Road (850-893-4177) is handling arrangements. Born in Tampa, Florida on November 24, 1927, Jean lived in Monticello as a child. In 1940 she moved to Tallahassee. She graduated Leon High School and attended Florida State College for Women. An active member of society, she was a member of Kappa Delta Sorority and Babies Breath Garden Circle. Jean was a fun, warm and caring woman who left a wonderful impression on all who had the pleasure of knowing her. Jean was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, William (Billy) Bishop; and her daughter, Jan Bishop Colbert. She is survived by her grandchildren, Lynn Colbert Blais (husband, Thomas Blais) and Billy Colbert; and her son-in-law, James Colbert, all of Tallahassee; her twin brother, Jack Thomas and his wife Rachel Thomas of Montrose, Alabama; also, many nieces and nephews.

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on November 11, 2008.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Ivy Thomas (1899 - 1939)
  Martha E Thornton Thomas Bryan (1902 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  William Mercer Bishop (1923 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Boots Thomas (1924 - 1945)*
  John Thornton Thomas (1927 - ____)*
  Martha Jean Thomas Bishop (1927 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Culley's MeadowWood Memorial Park
Tallahassee
Leon County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Travelingal
Record added: Nov 03, 2009
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Martha Jean <i>Thomas</i> Bishop
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Martha Jean <i>Thomas</i> Bishop
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Martha Jean <i>Thomas</i> Bishop
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- Maggie Mac
 Added: Aug. 7, 2012
God bless...rest in peace.
- Travelingal
 Added: Nov. 3, 2009
 
 
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