James “Jim” S. Thomas, 80, of Old River Road, Zanesville, passed away at 12:29 pm at Good Samaritan CCU.
Jim was born April 23rd 1929 in Zanesville, the son of the late George S and Voneda I. (Sample) Thomas. He retired after 23 years working for Burnham in Zanesville.
Jim is survived by his wife Hazel Marie (Grant) Thomas, whom he married October 23, 1948; one son Jerry L. Thomas of Zanesville; his daughter Hazel (Larry) Fisher of Zanesville; two brothers Charles (Joan) Thomas of Chandlersville and Robert (Elizabeth) Thomas of Morgan Co.; six sisters Margaret (Phillip) Grubaugh of Columbus; Mary (Raymond) McPeak of Zanesville, Thelma Thomas of Columbus, Ruth (Clyde) Barnett of Zanesville, Edith Webb of Morgan Co. and Virginia Thomas of Philo; eight grandchildren Juanita, Jerry Jr., June, Holly, Roger, Andy, Mandy and Brittany and four Great Grandchildren Mason, Ashton, Dean and Anna.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a daughter Shirley Ann Thomas, a brother George Thomas, a sister Betty Sheppard and two grandchildren Larry Jr and Brandon.
Visitations will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Wednesday July 8th at the Thompson-Farus Funeral Home, Duncan Falls, where Funeral Services will be 1 pm Thursday with Rev. Jim Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Duncan Falls cemetery.
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