Elton Gray Thomas, 86, of Elm City, died Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in his home.
The funeral will be for and at the convenience of the family.
He is survived by his wife of almost 45 years, Alice Langston Thomas; sons, Mark Lucas (Diane) of Wilson, Jeff Lucas (Joan) of Sims, Mike Lucas (Sandra) of Nashville; grandchildren, Blair Lucas, Jerimy Lucas (Riley), Jason Lucas, Burt Boswell (Kristen) all of Wilson, Jordan Lucas (Christina) and Jessica Dumong of Bailey; nine great-grandchildren.
He had served in the Army and was retired from the former Reuben Donnelly Company.
Memorials are suggested to the First Christian Church, PO Box 2702, Wilson, NC 27894.