Howard Thomas, age 93 of Resaca, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 in Morning Point Assisted living.
Howard was born in Gordon County on April 17, 1926, a son of the late Arthur Thomas and Katie Langston Thomas. In addition to his parents, Howard was also preceded in death by: his wife Frances Chitwood Thomas who died October 18, 2012; two brothers, Virgil Thomas and Roy Thomas; and three sisters, Lois Stone, Frances Dobson, and Gladys Faulkinberry.
Howard is survived by: one son, Don Thomas of Marietta and formerly of Resaca; sister, Marlyn Nix and her husband Julian; three granddaughters, Darla Thomas McEntyre and her husband, Stan of Calhoun, Sydney Thomas of Marietta, and Lyndsey Thomas Blackwell and her husband, Jeremiah of Marietta; two great grandchildren, Marah McEntyre and Andrew McEntyre both of Calhoun.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM on Friday, May 31st from the Chapel of Thomas Funeral Home. Burial will be in Chandler Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 noon until the funeral hour.
Pallbearers serving are: Ray Griffith, Ken Griffith, Jerry Griffith, Ralph Faulkinberry, Dennis Thomas, and Ted Fuller.
You may leave the family online condolences at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Howard Thomas.