Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2011, from noon to 2 p.m. at Old Prospect Church in Nauvoo. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery. Collins Burke Funeral Home will direct.
He is survived by his parents and a brother, James Earl Thomas, wife Jennifer; nephew, Tyler; grandparents, Albert Earl McGinnis and wife Bonnie McGinnis; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.