Karen K. Thomas, 55, passed away December 4, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital – DeSoto in Southaven, MS. She was born June 7, 1962 in Topeka, Kansas. She leaves her longtime companion, Steven Mistilis of Horn Lake, MS; one son, Taylor Green of Washington, MO; one brother, James E. Thomas, Jr. of Horn Lake, MS; and one sister, Diane Tye of Oakland, TN. She was preceded in death by her mother, Vera K. Thomas; father, James E. Thomas, Sr.; and beloved sister, Sherry Lynn Sharp. There will be a small gathering at the home of Karen K. Thomas’s brother in Horn Lake Saturday December 9, 2017 from 12 – 3 p.m. The Family requests that memorials be made to Lung Cancer Research.