Harold L. Thomas, 78, of Harrisburg died Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, at 9:58 p.m. at his residence.
Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, at 11 a.m. at Felty Funeral Home. Visitation was held Friday after 9 a.m. until service time. Rev. Jeff Owens officiated, and burial was at Salem Cemetery in Carrier Mills.
He was born Nov. 12, 1944, in Saline County to the late Harold and Vera Velma (Clark) Thomas.
He married the former Louise Annis on July 23, 1972, and she survives.]
Harold graduated from Galatia High School. He was employed for many years as a factory worker until his retirement. He enjoyed watching all sports and was extremely fond of watching wrestling.
He was a member of Dorrisville Baptist Church in Harrisburg.
Harold is survived by his wife, Louise Thomas of Harrisburg; son John Harold Thomas of Kentucky; god-grandson Dalton Anthony of Peoria; great-niece Zoey Brand of Harrisburg; three sisters, Laverne Jane Dardeen of O'Fallon, Lena May Bozacker of Elkville and Hazel Holloway of Georgia; and two brothers, Darrell (Janet) Thomas of Galatia and Charles (Linda) Thomas of Arizona.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter Karen Dawn Thomas; two sisters, Mildred Thomas and Sharon Stone; and three brothers, Lawrence Thomas, Robert Thomas and Kenneth Thomas.