Ernestine Thomas

Ernestine Thomas was born December 3, 1921 in Thorndale, TX. She went to school at Blackshear/O.L. Price. She later went to St. Phillip College in San Antonio where she graduated in 1943. She was married twice to Erwin McCullough and Bus Gray both ending in divorce. She later had 3 children. She taught school for a while then worked with family planning while doing domestic work on the sides. She loved family, church and working and helping people in the community.  She had three children that are listed below. She passed away in 1996.

  • Edward McCullough
  • Martha McKissic
  • Ricky Gray
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
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