age 80, of St. Louis, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at St. Louis University Medical Center in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born June 15, 1931 in Jackson, Missouri, the son of the late Helen (nee Morrow) and Donald O. Thomas.
He is survived by a sister Mary Helen Blackman and husband Kenneth of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and a brother Donald O. Thomas, Jr. of New Braunfels, Texas.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother Ferdinand M. Thomas, sisters Frances Deifenbach and Donna Gregory and a sister-in-law Doris Thomas.
He was a self employed bookkeeper and a member of the Baptist Faith.
Graveside memorial service and interment to be conducted at Herculaneum Cemetery in Herculaneum, Missouri at a later date.
Services under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, Missouri.