Mr. Thomas died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born Dec. 13, 1946, in Banks County, he was the son of the late Ray and Dessie Merle White Thomas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Letha Dodd, and his brothers, Elois, Junior, David and Eugene Thomas.
Mr. Thomas was formerly employed with Ken-Bar Manufacturing Company for 16 years.
Survivors include his loving wife of 44 years, Brenda Titshaw Thomas of Alto; daughter and son-in-law, Kelly and Robert Walden of Lula; son, Bobby Thomas of Alto; sisters, Hazel Miller of Gainesville, and Ruby Wade of Alto; brothers, Dexter Thomas and Harold Thomas, both of Alto; and grandchildren, Ollie Walden, Blake Farkas, Savannah Thomas, Sharon Wade, Kesha Thomas, Kayla Thomas and Katie Free.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour on Saturday.
Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Thomas family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
December 14, 2012