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1932 John 2021

John Thomas

June 17, 1932 — February 17, 2021

Elijah "John" Thomas, Jr., 88, of Stantonsburg, died Wednesday, February 17, 2021.

Funeral, Evergreen Memorial Park, Sunday, 2:00 PM.

John is survived by his wife, Doris Corbitt Thomas; daughters, Melinda Boykin (Charlie) of Wilson and Hope Thomas of Elm City; son, Tommy Thomas (Faye) of Rocky Mount; step-daughter, Charlene Joyner of Nashville; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elijah and Esther Ellis Thomas; daughters, Patricia Butts and Cathy Erdman; sisters, Alice Lambert, Annette Taylor and Esther Haynes; brothers, Wade Thomas and Paul Thomas; step-son, Allen Moseley; step-grandchildren, Shannon Farmer and Misty Joyner.

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Sunday, February 21, 2021

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