Floy Otella Brians


Personal and Family Information

Floy was born on 23 Sep 1913 in Lonoke County, Arkansas, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 27 Jan 2004 in Benton County, Arkansas.

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was Guy Edgar Thomason, who she married on 2 JAN 1932 in Lonoke, Lonoke County, Arkansas. Their two known children were Eleanor JoAnn (1933-2018) and Peggy Jeanne (1935-2002).

Her second husband was William Franklin Pierce, who she married on 28 FEB 1949 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had no known children.


Birth23 Sep 1913
Place: Lonoke County, Arkansas
Death27 JAN 2004
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census11 APR 1940
Place: Lonoke County, Arkansas
Age: 26
Address: Carlise, house number 105 Thomason, Guy 28, Flay 26, JoAnne 7 Peggy Jean 4
BurialJAN 2014
Place: Benton County, Alabama
Age: 100
Address: Centeron Cemetery, shared stone with husband findagrave 139467862 links to both husbands, one daughter, parents, and sister
ResidenceJAN 2013
Place: Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 99
Address: Ashley's Nursing Home




Note 1

3 related Floy Thomason, close in age, in Lonoke and Pulaski Counties Arkansas:

1. Floy Otella Brians…..(?) talked to her daughter, Joanne, today.  Floy was not having a good day(1/22/2013) and was a little cranky.  

Floy's maiden name was Brians.  Her FIRST husband was Guy Thomason and he's the father of her 2 girls.  

married 1/2/1932, divorced 1/22/1946

Joanne says her Mom has all kinds of stories to tell about the area so she will call on a good day.

her 2nd Marriage 25 Feb 1949 age 35, born abt 1914, residence Bentonville, spouse William F Pierce 34 Bentonville

Floy Thomason— Marriage index 25 Feb 1949 age 35, born abt 1914, residence Bentonville, spouse William F Pierce 34 Bentonville

she died age 100, 27 Jan 2004 Benton County, Ark, buried with husband Pierce and daughter Peggy Clement in Centerton Cemetery

2. first cousin of Guy E Thomason is Floy Thomason daughter of Milton Orville Thomason and Essie Ida Francis Mulkey

Ark Birth Certificate 229 born 28 June 1915, Oak Grove Township, Lonoke County, father: Orval Thomason, mother: Essie Mulkey

Ark Death Certificate 858 has birth 28 June 1916 Cabot,Ark, death Sept 2, 1941, Little Rock, Ark, father Orville Thomason, mother Issie Mulkey, Informant JR Padgitt (sister Lois Thomason Padgitt)

This is the Floy Thomason buried Mt Carmel Cemetery in Cabot beside parents Orville and Essie,

findagrave 121883019 The Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, Arkansas, Wednesday, September 3, 1941

Miss Floy Thomason. Rsident of Cabot. Special to the Gazette

Cabot, Sept. 2.--Miss Floy Thomason, 26, of Cabot, died at a Little Rock hospital today. She is survived by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. O. Thomason of Cabot; three brothers, Cecil of Oklahoma, Avit of Memphis and William Thomason of Cabot, and two sisters, Mrs. J. R. Pagitt, and two sisters, Mrs. T. G. Vaughn of St. Louis. Funeral services will be held at Mount Carmel church at 2 p. m. Wednesday. Bailey funeral home will be in charge of burial.

3. Mildred Floy Thomason born 25 March 1914 Lonoke County to Malachi “Mike” L Thomason and Venlinsy Annie Hale

this Mildred Floy is 1C1R to both Guy E Thomason and Floy daughter of Milton Orville and Essie Ida Thomason

Six marriages:

At age 14, with permission of parents, she married Ira Hart, age 18, 8 Sept 1928 in Lonoke County, then filed divorce 27 April 1930, final 18 May 1930

27 Jun 1932 Floy Mildred, born 1914, and Seattle W Jordan Lonoke Ark, divorced 16 Mr 1934. Lonoke County

1940 census, North Little Rock, 902 East Washington, age 26 born Arkansas, divorced, daughter of Mike and Annie Thomason

18 April 1942 Floy Mildred, born 1918?, and Robert M Huddleston Lonoke 1889-1952, he is buried Mount Carmel, Cabot, findagrave 96083209

20 Dec 1947 Mildred Floy, born 1914, and Leonard D Delaney Saline County Ark, divorced 28 Sept 1948, Pulaski county

12/6/1948 in Saline County, Mildred Delaney married Ernest Romero. divorced 20 May 1952 Pulaski County

unknown (1976?) when she married Joe C Kline 1916-1976 and is buried linked with him Little Rock Nation Cemetery

See SS claim by Mildred Floy Kline dau of Michael Thomason and Annie V Hale, as Kline 1976, 1978, 1985