Toombs Thomas, Leota

Toombs Thomas, Leota (1925-1991) After starting her Disney career as a member of the Ink and Paint Department in 1940, she left to start a family, but returned to WED Enterprises in 1962 where she worked in figure finishing and maintaining attractions. She is best known for the use of her visage as Madame Leota, the face in the crystal ball at the Haunted Mansion. She was named a Disney Legend in 2009.