Mr. James “Jamie” Eugene Thomas, age 57 of LaGrange, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family.
Jamie, born August 25, 1961 in LaGrange, was the son of Mr. Horace Worthmn Thomas, Sr. and the late Lillian Oneida “Nita” Williams Thomas. He was a previous assistant manager at Arby’s of LaGrange, and also served in a Southern Gospel music ministry, volunteering at several local nursing homes. He enjoyed going to movies every week with his brother Junior, niece Alyssa, and his uncle, James Stapler of Opelika, AL. He enjoyed taking his nieces and nephews to see his favorite contemporary Christian artists in concert, such as TobyMac, Newsboys, Twenty One Pilots, Jordan Feliz, Colton Dixon, Hollyn, and Mandisa. Jamie loved spending time with his family and made friends everywhere he went. He posted on Facebook, “What God Says About Me Is The Only Thing That Matters! I LOVE Jesus, Family and My Cats!” His cats, Jaspurr, Precious, and Trixy-girl, were his babies!
Survivors include his father: Mr. Horace W. Thomas, Sr., of LaGrange; his brother and sister-in-love: Horace W. Thomas, Jr. & his wife Deborah, of LaGrange; his sister and brother-in-love: LeeAnn Mullis & her fiancé Anthony Shohoudy of Villa Rica; his half-brother: Vestal Thomas & his wife Martha, of LaGrange; his nieces and nephews: Kyle Thomas & Jeremy Thomas, both of LaGrange, Brian Thomas & his wife Jessica, along with their son Braxton, all of Lanett, AL, Alyssa Mullis of LaGrange, Callie Mullis, Caleb Mullis, Nadia Shohoudy, & Lily Mullis, all of Villa Rica, GA, and Lorrie Thomas of Atlanta, GA, along with her daughters, Julia & Megan, and grandson Adriel.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 1, 2019 at 1 PM at Faith Baptist Church in LaGrange, GA, with Reverends, Donald Yancey, Brad Thompson, and Olin White officiating. The family will receive friends at Faith Baptist Church from 11 AM until the service hour of 1 PM. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memory Gardens.
Funeral Services for Mr. James Eugene “Jamie” Thomas are by Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home.