Donna Lee Thomas

Donna Lee Thomas, 61, of Duncan, passed away December 26, 2016 in Vail, AZ. She was born September 16, 1955 in Morenci, AZ to Jack Robert Hales & Georgia Ellen Hales.

She attended schools in Duncan and graduated from Duncan High School. Donna loved her family unconditionally and took great pride in raising her family. She lived a simple life in her hometown of Duncan and enjoyed being a grandmother, reading, traveling and fishing with her husband.

Donna is survived by her husband, Richard, her children; Matthew Thomas (Rosa) York of Willcox, AZ, Misty Marie (Oliver) Maddox of Vail, AZ and Sarah Faye Thomas of Finley, OH, her grandchildren; Alysha, Destiny, Oliva, Julian, Connor, Riley and Briten and her brothers, Bob and Joe Hales.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack & Georgia Hales and her brother Jackie Hales.

Services for Donna will be held on Saturday, December 31, 2016 beginning with a viewing at 10:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Duncan Chapel. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. with interment in the Duncan Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel and Gila Valley Crematory. Online condolences may be extended at