Carter Funeral Home
3001 Elyria Ave.
Lorain, OH 44055
More Obituaries for Alvin Thomas
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Alvin Stuart Thomas Sr.

1957 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Alvin Stuart Thomas Sr. Obituary
Alvin Stuart (baebra) Thomas Sr.
LORAIN - Alvin Stuart (baebra) Thomas Sr. of Lorain went home to be with the Lord, Friday, March 14, 2014 at Mercy Regional Medical Center of Lorain, OH, following a short illness.
He was born Saturday, November 30TH 1957 in Oberlin, OH. He then moved to Elyria, OH and later resided in Lorain, OH. Mr. Thomas was a graduate of Lorain Southview High School class of 1976. He was employed by Progressive Processing Inc. of Elyria, retiring after many years of service. Mr. Thomas worked in various restaurants in Northeast Ohio as head chef. He also worked as a porter in the hospitality industry. He enjoyed playing basketball, golfing, playing putt-putt, card games, creating collages, watching westerns, and hosting events to entertain family and friends. He was compassionate about caring for his wife, as they were high school sweethearts.
He survived by his wife of 40 years, Judith Thomas; daughters Tymika Thomas of Lorain, OH; Angela Thomas of Elyria, OH; son Alvin Thomas Jr., of Elyria, OH; sister Gloria Thomas-Jones of Lorain, OH; brothers Gary Thomas of Baldwin, Michigan; Darnell Williams of Canton, OH; Air Force Col. Christopher D. Brooks (Angie) of Ramstein, Germany; his father's wife Zilphia Thomas of Elyria, OH; step brothers John Seller(Willette) Brooks of Cleveland, OH; Alan Jeff Brooks of Elyria, OH; seven grandchildren; one great grandson; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives
He was preceded in death by parents Elizabeth(nee-Edwards) and Ellis Thomas; step father Henry Williams; sister Linda E. Moore; brothers Ellis Thomas Jr., James Thomas, Gregory Thomas, and grandson Anthony Alvin Thomas.
Friends may call Friday March 21, 2014 at 10am in the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church 3900 Clifton Ave, Lorain OH 44055 until the time of services at 11a.m. Rev. Brisco Odom, Jr., of Greater Victory Church of Lorain, will officiate, Burial will be in Elmwood cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 3001 Elyria Ave, Lorain Ohio (440-244-5200), online condolences can be sent to www.Carterfuneralhomesinc.com

Published in The Morning Journal on Mar. 19, 2014
Read More