Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Senior Police Officer Gail Denise Thomas

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, January 24, 2012

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Reflections for Senior Police Officer Gail Denise Thomas

Your service to your community and your department shall never be forgotten. Your family and friends will surely miss you and remember you for the greatness you represent. Rest in Peace my friend.

Thomas E. Kelly, Captain
Apache Junction Arizona Police Department

January 25, 2012

Thank you Senior Officer Thomas for your hard work and dedication to the fine folks in Atlanta, Georgia. You are a true AMERICAN HERO !!!!!

My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers. May you, forever, rest in peace my sister...

Sgt. Mitch Cheselka (Retired)
Orange County Sheriff, California
Polk County Sheriff, Oregon

January 25, 2012

Gail, you were such a sweetheart. I will never forget your smile.

Officer Mark A. Olson
Atlanta Police Department Zone 1

January 25, 2012

Sincerest condolences to the family of Officer Thomas and the Atlanta PD. We mourn a similar loss with Officer Garret Davis here in Honolulu PD last saturday. He was assisting a couple that stalled on the freeway in the fast lane. Unfortunately Hawaii does not have a move over law. Steps are being made to pass the bill to make it law.

Once again, sincerest condolences to a Sister Officer.

Officer Don Faumuina
Honolulu Police Department

January 25, 2012

Rest in peace sister Gail, you are a true Hero and will never be forgotten for your service and courage.

Son of G. Truman Wortham EOW 7/15/73

Assistant Chief Carl Wortham (retired)
Sand Springs OK PD

January 25, 2012

Sad..Just Sad.. My Prayers are with her family and fellow officers

Civilian Supporter
Civilian Supporter

January 25, 2012

Thank you, Officer Thomas, for your service, bravery and ultimate sacrifice for your community. May you now watch over from above with your Heavenly Father. Sincere condolences and prayers to the Family as well as the Atlanta Police Department.

Rest In Peace......You will never be forgotten.

Sheila Webber / Michigan
Civilian / G-Grandaughter of Constable Bev Scott, EOW April 2, 1933

January 25, 2012

Rest easy Gayle. Your brother and sisters will take over from here.

Deputy T. Collet
Utah County Sheriff's Office

January 25, 2012

May the good lord welcome you with open arms, for you have done your job well

Reserve Deputy Douglas J. Maykowski
Macomb County Sheriff Marine Reserve division. Mt. Clemens Michigan

January 25, 2012

Rest In Peace Senior Police Officer Gail Thomas, My heart goes out to her family and my APD family in this tragic incident that occured last night.

Officer Tyrone Finney
Atlanta Police Department

January 25, 2012

My thoughts are with you, your family and police family.

Brother of Jeremy Chambers
EOW 04-24-2006

Chris Chambers
Saint Louis Co Police Dept

January 25, 2012

As the rivulets follow the waves to the sea,
So may His blessings follow thee

Bill Mann
Civilian Supporter
South Pasadena, CA

January 25, 2012

Prayers for all affected, especially her family, blood and blue. Thank you for your service, SPO Thomas.

LEO Wife
Douglas County

January 25, 2012

Rest in peace

pc Johnston
British transport police

January 25, 2012

God Bless you for all of your service and may you Rest In Peace my prayers go out to your dept & also to your family.

Officer C. Wilson

January 25, 2012

I met Gayle when I was recruit at the Fairlie Popular Precinct when she was on bike patrol. Since that date, we always laughed and joked when we saw each other. She was an excellent officer and a good friend.

Sergeant Fred Watson
Atlanta Police Department

January 25, 2012

God bless her family in their time of grief. May he take her up in his arms and welcome her home.

Master Deputy David L Marden Sr

January 25, 2012

My Thoughts and Prayers Are With Your Family! And Your Agency!

What a Very Tragic Loss for APD and Georgia.

Sgt. C. Shelton 2464

Sgt. C. Shelton 2464
Forsyth County SHeriff's Office Georgia

January 25, 2012

your gone but not forgotten

Deputy Treadwell
Christian County Sheriff Dept

January 25, 2012

May peace be with you and your family.

friend of a recently fallen officer

January 25, 2012

you will always be remembered. May you enjoy your walk with god.

Lt. Troy Moore

January 25, 2012

When I heard the news, I cried. Another senseless tragedy. A dedicated, beautiful lady who loved policing and gave it her all.

Senior Police Officer Gail Thomas answered when Heaven called her name.

Prayers are going up now for Gail Thomas' family and her fellow officers.

Friend of Captain Robbie Bishop,
Villa Rica Police Dept, Georgia
End of Watch: Wednesday, January 20, 1999

Friend of Lt Edwin Bryson Mitchell, Jr.
Atlanta Police Dept, Georgia
End of Watch: Wednesday, May 17, 1967

Relative of: Officer Johnny Farrell Puckett, Sr.
DeKalb County Police Dept, Georgia
End of Watch: Saturday, July 16, 1966

and too many to list. It's a very sad day.


January 25, 2012

You didn't shake hands when you saw GT, you got hugs. And you were blessed by her ever-present smile. Her smile alone was enough to bring you up when you were feeling down or having a bad day. She was a bright light on a dark night, a good officer, a great mother and a wonderful friend. The world is a lesser place without her.

Sgt. J. Longshore
Atlanta Police Department / Class 160

January 25, 2012

Rest with the Angels Officer Thomas. Your dedication, service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten. Prayers for your family during this tragic time.

Retired Police Officer Bob Lester
Midland Texas Police Department

January 25, 2012

Gail was an amazing officer. She was tough when she needed to be, but kind, funny, and very positive. I will always remember her smile when I think of her. She will be so missed. Those who knew her were blessed. RIP Gail, we have the watch now.

Ofc. Kristi Mason
Atlanta PD / co-worker/friend

January 25, 2012

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