Janna Terrill Thomason, lifelong Altus area resident, passed away on January 9, 2020 in Altus at the age of 56. Janna was born December 26, 1963 in Altus to Donald Earl and Twana Lou (Brake) Thomason. Janna graduated from Altus High School in 1982. She later graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science in Education. Janna was named Miss Altus in 1985 which she was very proud of. She enjoyed listening to music, watching movies, an avid animal lover and a friend to all. Janna married Rich Depaolo and to this union a daughter, Jessica, was born. She later married Jimmy Roe and to this union a daughter, Tessa Mae, was born.
Janna is survived by two daughters, Jessica Chumley of Tucson, AZ and Tessa Mae Thomason of Tulsa, OK; siblings, Mark Thomason and wife Susan of Tulsa and Steve Thomason of Altus; niece and nephews, Megan and Emilio Galvan of Ochelata, OK and Matthew Thomason of Tulsa; great-nephews, Devin Prelesnick of Tulsa and EJ Galvan of Ochelata; great-niece, Chloe Prelesnick of Tulsa; several aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Twana Thomason and a niece, Christan Thomason.
Memorial services will be held February 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM at First Baptist Church in Altus, OK.
Arrangements are under the direction of OK Cremation and Funeral Home, Oklahoma City.