Mr. David Mahlon Thomas, Sr., age 74, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 17, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family.
Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, Hatfield, Arkansas.
He was born March 14, 1947, in Pennsylvania to the late Mahlon Thomas and the late Ruth Thomas. He was married to Evelyn Thomas for forty years. He was a Tug Boat Captain in Mississippi for many years.
David served his country in the Air Force. He loved farming, he enjoyed being a vendor and attending. gun shows. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hatfield, Arkansas and was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Thomas; daughter, Lorna Webb and husband Joe; son David Thomas and wife Gail; son, George Miller; daughter Stephanie Garrett and husband Trey; son Michael Thomas and wife Anita; daughter Jennifer Nix and husband Jimmy; 19 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Kitty Deitrick and JoAnne Reynolds
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mahlon Thomas and Ruth Tomas and brother, Robert (Bobby) Thomas.