HERBERT THOMASON, a resident of Berryville, was born Oct. 27, 1928, in Denver, Ark., a son of Clifford and Thelma (Collins) Thomason. He died Friday, May 7, 2004, in Berryville at the age of 75.
Mr. Thomason was a veteran, having served with the U.S. Army during Korean conflict. He was a member of the Southern Heights Baptist Church and the Gideon's International. Until his retirement, he worked as a museum curator.
On January 15, 1956 he was united in marriage with Beatrice (Walker) Thomason, who survives him. He is also survived by his daughter, Coetta and her husband Michael Lindt of Dallas, Texas; a grandson, Chadwick and his wife Suzanne Lindt of Ft. Worth, Texas; granddaughter, Michelle Lindt of Dallas, Texas; two brothers, Dale Thomason of Berryville and Wayne Thomason of Green Forest; one sister, Beverly West of Green Forest; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 12, 2004, at the Southern Heights Baptist Church in Berryville with Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Interment followed in the Blue Eye Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.