Mike Lee Thomas
Posted: Friday, December 16, 2011 10:27 am
Mike Lee Thomas, 53, of Paris died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at his residence.
Services were held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant View Baptist Church in Dukedom with Carlton Gerrell officiating. Burial was in Pleasant View Cemetery with Ridgeway Funeral Home of Paris in charge of the arrangements.
Alan Thomas, Richard Filtz, Shawn Thomas, Spencer Knoch, Chris Puckett, Paul Puckett, Thom Stoker and Skip Collins served as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were his co-workers from Setco Automotive.
Mr. Man was born March 21, 1958, in Fulton, Ky., son of the late Raymond Lee and Martha Simpson Thomas. He worked at Setco Automotive in industrial maintenance, was a member of International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers. He worked for 20 years at Hall Printing in Dresden and was the owner of Cleansweep Janitorial Service for several years.
Survivors included his special friend, Beth Lockhart of Paris; one daughter, Paige Dilday of Dresden; two sons, Raymond Lee Terry Thomas and Nathan Mikel Thomas, both of Paris; two sisters, Martha (Nick) Sanders and Nina Puckett, both of Paris; two brothers, Dickie Thomas and Lannie (Sue) Thomas, both of Fruitland Park, Fla.; his mother-in-law, Mary Wood of Providence, Ky.; four nieces; seven nephews; eight great-nieces; and six great-nephews.
Memorials may be made to Duke Pediatric Neuro Oncology, c/o Tarah Buckner, 306 Hanes House, Box 102382, Trent Dr., Durham, N.C. 27710 or Pleasant View Cemetery Fund, Dukedom, TN.