Thelma Donella Baecht passed away November 29, 2021 in Denison at the age 83. She was born to Lona and Angus Giles on July 14, 1938 in Calera, Oklahoma.
Thelma always made everyone feel special and was a very good listener. She loved her family fiercely and was very generous. She was a woman of God and read her Bible every day, and did her Sunday School lessons even after she couldn’t go to church, and continued to tithe. She was easy to love and fun to be around. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Baecht; parents, Peepaw and Granny Giles; 13 siblings, Dolly Hooper, Maggie Dawson, Fern Bush, Francis Bankley, Laureen Garvin, Lilly Raney, Oscar Giles, A.M. Giles, Joann Korbelic, William Giles, Patricia Giles and Baby Boy Giles; grandson, John Paul Baecht.
She is survived by her sons, Dennis Baecht of Europe, Charles Baecht and wife Debbie of Savoy; daughter, Lisa Dulworth and husband Ron of Irving; grandchildren, Stephanie Reed and husband Bear of Savoy, Joshua and Matthew Ayers of Austin, Nancy Amason and husband Mike of Corinth, Eric Trevino and wife Jennifer of Denton, Jessie Hagood and wife Jennifer of Savoy, Ginny Willis and husband David of Dallas, and Dennis Wayne Baecht; and 23 great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held Friday December 3, 2021 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church 207 S. Ashford St. Savoy, TX 75479. Funeral services will follow visitation at 1:00PM at the church.