Mr. Joseph Edward Thomas (Eddie), 69 of Hazlehurst, died March 9 at his residence.
Mr. Thomas was born Dec. 14, 1950, in Brunswick to the late Herbert (Joe) and Mildred Thomas. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served two tours in Vietnam. He was a retired funeral director of 30 yrs. and former manager of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home and was formerly employed with Edo Miller Funeral Home in Brunswick. He was also a member of Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Church and was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Ansley of Brunswick.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Tyre Thomas of Hazlehurst; son and daughter-in-law, Josh and Ginny Thomas, grandsons Bryce and Easton Thomas all of Talking Rock; brother and sister-in-law, the Rev. Ray and Arminia Thomas of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Services were held March 12 at Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Church with the Rev. Tyrone Hutchinson and the Rev. Roger Daniels officiating.
Interment will follow at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton at a later date.
Music was rendered by the Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Choir.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.