William Henry “Bill” Thomas

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William Henry “Bill” Thomas

  • Birth 20 Jun 1941 Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 24 Jan 2008 Alabama, USA
  • Burial North Salem, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 29443884

Decatur, Ala.


William Henry Thomas, 66, of Decatur, Ala., died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008 at Decatur General Hospital.

He was born June 2, 1941, in Kentucky, to the late William Clarence Thomas and Nancy Johnson Thomas, who survives in Jamestown. He graduated from Ladoga High School in 1958.

A naval veteran of the Vietnam war, he was a member of the American Legion of Crawfordsville and the Eagles Lodge No. 4128 in Decatur, Ala.

He married Sharon A. Elliott on July 23, 1982 in Lebanon; she survives.

He retired from General Motors in 1999.

Thomas is also survived by children, Tim Thomas, Williamsport, Tim Wethington, Summit, Ky., Jimmy Berzenye, Lebanon, Corky Berzenye, Fort Wayne, and Tammy Thomas, Indianapolis; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving are brothers, Everett H. (Mary Lou) Thomas, Danville, Joe (Mary Alice) Thomas, Jamestown, David Thomas, Brownsburg, Don Thomas, Atlanta, Ga., and Rick Thomas, Pittsboro; and sisters, Mary Thomas, Jamestown, Sue (Jim) Hayes, Ladoga, and Betty (Robert) Urban, Lebanon.

He was also preceded in death by brother, Ernest Thomas.

Visitation is 3 to 8 p.m. today at the Porter Funeral Home, 315 W. Main St., Jamestown. Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, with Pastor Arthur Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery, North Salem.

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  • Created by: Marilyn Walker
  • Added: 31 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29443884
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Henry “Bill” Thomas (20 Jun 1941–24 Jan 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29443884, citing Fairview Cemetery, North Salem, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Walker (contributor 46867106) .