Carol Ann Thomas born September 28, 1949 passed July 4, 2014 in her daughter's home Leslie Amber Jones. She is survived by her long time companion John Mulhause, daughters Lisa, Teresa, Leslie, and her sister Gail. Preceded in death her mother Martha Thomas, father Joseph Thomas, brothers Tony and John Thomas. HE ONLY TAKES THE BEST. God saw you were getting tired and that a cure was not to be. So he put his loving arms around her, and whispered "Come with me." With tearful eyes we watched her suffer and watched her fade away. Although we loved her dearly, we could not make her stay. A golden heart stopped beating. hard working hands to rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us he only takes the "best".