Investigators recover body of Sardis Lake drowning victim - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Investigators recover body of Sardis Lake drowning victim

(WMC-TV) - The body of Gaddy Thomas was found floating in Sardis Lake in Panola County, Mississippi Wednesday.

Thomas disappeared Monday night in the water.  Investigators said he was teaching another woman how to swim.

That woman made it out of the water, but she was carrying Thomas' life jacket.

Thomas' wife had no comment about the investigation Wednesday.

Thomas' body has been sent for an autopsy.  The other woman's name has not been released.

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