The Richmond Register

January 16, 2013

Paul Thomas, 82

Formerly of Richmond

Combs Parsons and Collins Funeral Home

RICHMOND — Paul Thomas, 82, formerly of Richmond, passed away Thursday, January 10, in his in his Okeechobee, Fla., home.

He was born April 18, 1930, to the late Spencer (Dick) and Ruth York Thomas.

He is survived by: his wife, Brenda Estes Thomas, Okeechobee; son, Gary Thomas and special friend Eva Hisle of Richmond; three daughters, Martha Ann Thomas of Lancaster, Traci Thomas and Becky Breau (Keith) of Okeechobee; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He also is survived by a sister, Bettie Olds of Richmond.; two nephews, Mike Olds of Tennessee, David Olds of Richmond; and one niece, Jane Olds Sexton of Richmond.

Visitation will be at the Combs Parsons and Collins Funeral Home on Friday, January 18, from 10 a.m. until noon. Funeral services will begin immediately following visitation with Bro. James Chrisman officiating.

Private burial will be in the Thomas family cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Mike Olds, David Olds, Spencer Thomas, Nick Olds, Tom York and Bill Hammons. Honorary pallbearers will be Billy and Nadine Thomas, Harold and Evelyn Harris, Toots Wells, Ann Brady and Linville Hall.