She is survived by her father, Allen Thomas; sister, Deeann Davis; and sons, Dillon and Ashton; along with several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Lorie Thomas, who passed last year.
She was a wonderful mother, daughter and friend.
In her short life she touched many lives with her infectious smile and personality.
She will be forever in all our hearts and truly missed.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014, at 11:00 AM, at First Presbyterian Church, 318 S. Cedar St., Spokane, WA.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to a trust set up in Royann’s name for the care of her sons at Numerica Credit Union.
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