Ernest William Thomas, Sr., 72, of New Boston, died Saturday, June 5, 2021, in the Southern Ohio Medical Center. Born on July 27, 1948 in Michigan, he was a son of the late Charles and Mary Sanford Thomas and was manager of the former American Restaurant for many years.
Also preceding him in death were his wife, Judy Thomas, a son, Luke Thomas and a sister, Susan Thomas.
Surviving are a son, Ernest William Thomas, Jr. of Perkinston, MS; three daughter, Julie Thomas of Wheelersburg and Cindy Piatt and Tracy Henderson, both of Minford; two brothers, Charles Thomas of Minford and Lonnie Craft of South Webster; three sisters, Teresa (Steve) Nix of Sciotoville, Tina (John) Shortridge of Franklin Furnace and Mary Lou Moore of Stockdale; nine grandchildren, Joshua, Tristan, Jordan, Amber, Arika, Brook, Lindsay, April, Mary Beth, Tristan and Andrew; and many great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the direction of the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE.