Funeral services for 85 year-old James A. Thomas of Memphis, formerly of Gorin, will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, December 12 at the Gerth Funeral Chapel in Memphis.
Burial will be in the Gorin Cemetery.
Jim Thomas died Monday morning, December 9, 2013 at the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis.
Visitation is Wednesday, December 11 from 11 a.m until 7 p.m. at the Gerth Funeral Home, with the family greeting friends from 5-7 p.m.
Officiating the service will be Homer Poor, pastor of the Unionville United Methodist Church.
Memorials are suggested to the Scotland County Care Center, the Gorin United Methodist Church or the Scotland County Cancer Fund and can be left at or mailed to the Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main St., Memphis, MO 63555.
Mr. Thomas is survived by his brother, Gary and wife Sharon Thomas of Libertyville, IL; sisters-in-law Lela Thomas of Earlville, IA, and Barbara Thomas of New Orleans, LA; many nephews, nieces, cousins and a host of friends.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service.
Condolences may be sent to Mr. Thomas’ family by signing the guestbook at gerthfuneralservice.com.