Thelma Mae First, 79, of Tonto Basin, died Dec. 28, 2000, in Payson. She was born March 14, 1921, in Ross, Ohio.
Mrs. First was a bookkeeper. She also was past-president of the Gila County Sheriff's Posse.
Survivors include her husband, Donald First, of Tonto Basin, Ariz.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 at Tonto Basin Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.