NEW BOSTON, Texas—Floyd Joe Thomas, 69, of Texarkana, Texas, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, at his home.

Mr. Thomas was born Jan. 31, 1943, in Texarkana, Ark. He was retired from Red River Army Depot, a painter and a Baptist. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Thomas.

Survivors include his wife, Suzann Thomas; three sisters, Frankie McGray, Joyce Kennedy and Lou Cry of Vivian, La.; four brothers, Dearal Thomas of Clinton, Ill., Donald Thomas of Quitman, Ark., Robert Petty of Texarkana and Daniel Petty of Azle, Texas; and a number of other relatives.

Memorial services will be 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 5227 Blackmon Ferry Road under direcdtion of Comforter Funeral Home.

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Published: 08/31/2012