Thomas A. Twigg

April 13, 1934 ‒ July 15, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Thomas A. Twigg, age 77, of West High Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2011 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.

He was born on April 13, 1934 to the late William and Osee (Cramer) Twigg. He attended Centerburg High School and Mount Vernon High School. Thomas was a farmer and he also managed the Knotty Pine Restaurant in Bangs. He was a veteran serving in the United States Air Force from 1951-1953 where he received a National Defense Service Medal.

He is survived by his wife Norma (Parker) Twigg; a brother Brice (Helen) Twigg of Mount Vernon; a sister Betty Jane Smith of Harrod; four step daughters, Donna (Dennis) Conner of Mount Vernon, Bonita (Justin) Steward of Mount Vernon, Carol (Lewis) Moran of Mount Vernon, Cathy Asburay of Wooster.

Besides his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his first wife Catherine (Coon) Twigg; a sister Margaret Van Houten; a step-son George Simpkins Jr.; four half-brothers; and five half-sisters.

The family will observe a memorial service on Friday, July 22, 2011 at the family home, 14991 Old Mansfield Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 beginning at 3PM. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Thomas A. Twigg.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

To send the family a private condolence online visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com