Sister Tiny Marie Thomas Vallian, 62, a native of Shady Side, LA and resident of New Iberia, LA passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 7:10 am at New Iberia Manor South.
Visitation will be observed on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the First Apostolic Church at 6017 E Old Spanish Trail, Jeanerette, LA , from 11:00 AM until funeral services at 1:00 PM. Brother Micheal Pitre will officiate the services. Burial will follow funeral services in the Nazarene Cemetery in Verdunville, LA.
Memories of "Sister Tiny" will forever remain in the hearts of her husband, Alton Vallian, Sr.; two sons, Alton (Adrienne) Vallian, Jr. and Joel (Brittney) Vallian; five daughters, Tashana (Wilfred) Jenkins, Danielle Vallian, Priscilla Vallian, Philadelphia Vallian all of New Iberia, LA and Fiesta Vallian of Fort Worth, TX; seven brothers, James Roy Thomas of Cheneyville, LA; Sid (Carolyn) Thomas of Alexandria, LA, Glenn Thomas of Houston, TX, Danny (Barbara) Thomas, Mark (Arelette) Thomas, Clifton (Tawanna) Thomas, Clay (Trina Dasin)Thomas, all of Franklin, LA; one sister, Betty (Woodrow Richardson) Joseph of Franklin, LA; a sister-in-law, Mary Thomas of Houston, TX; twelve grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Tiny was preceded in death by her parents, James Roy Thomas and Annie Mae Thomas; a grandson, Jacolby Vallian and one brother, Donald Ray Thomas.