Beverly A. Harding Thomas, 64, a resident of Chillicothe Mo. died Saturday afternoon August 09, 2014 at St. Lukes Hospital on the Plaza, Kansas City. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at Slater Funeral Home, Trenton, Mo. with Rev. Tim Munday officiating. Burial will be Willis Chapel Cemetery north of Brimson, Mo. Family visitation will be Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014 from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Mrs. Thomas, was born September 20, 1949 in Chillicothe, MO, the daughter of Raymond Earl and Dorothy Ilene Gardner Harding, Sr. She attended Chillicothe Schools and also obtain her CNA and Med tech certificates from Trenton Junior College. She was employed at Sunnyview Nursing Home, Trenton, The Baptist Home and Livingston Manor both of Chillicothe. Before retiring was also employed at Premium Standard Farms of Milan. On November 13, 1965 she was married to James E. Thomas, Sr. at Chillicothe. He preceded her death on March 6, 2004. Her survivors include Three daughters Diana Thomas, Kirksville, Christine Chaney and husband Rex Brimson, Mo, and Patricia Beaman Chillicothe. One son James E. Thomas, Jr. and wife Becky, Green City. Her mother Dorothy Harding, one sister Sharon Buckner, one brother Raymond Harding, Jr. and wife Bonnie, all of Chillicothe. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father Raymond Harding, Sr., one sister Mary Drew, and one daughter Nancy Ragan. Online condolences may be left at