Cynthia “Cindy” Eileen Thomas, age 68, of Alabaster, AL, went to be with Jesus Tuesday, November 17, 2015. She was preceded in death by her mother, Adele Bolus; father, William Cassidy and step-father, Jim Bolus. Cindy was director of ClausFest in Gatlinburg, TN in 2012 and 2014. She was the part of Mrs. Claus for ten years with her Santa, her husband. She made her mark in the Santa world. Her survivors include her husband of 44 years, Charlie R. Thomas; daughter, Shannon Weekley (Jason); son, Shawn Thomas (Olga); grandchildren, Olga Swafford, Lauren and Jennifer Weekley; her puppies, Rocky and Molly; and a host of other family members and friends. A visitation is 12 – 1 p.m., Monday, November 23, 2015 with a Funeral Service to follow at 1 p.m. Interment will be in the Alabama National Cemetery at 2:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Cindy’s name to Sanctuary Animal Rescue,www.sanctuaryanimalrescue.com.