Michael A. Thomas, 24, of Texarkana, Texas, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, in Houston.

Mr. Thomas was born June 17, 1989, in Centerville, Ill. He was a stocker for Sam’s Club and a member of Oak Street Baptist Church.

Survivors include his parents, Linda Florence of Texarkana and William Thomas; one brother, Terrance Will Florence; and four sisters and one brother-in-law, Brenda Chirwa, Cheryl and Kente’ Dukes, LaTonya Florence and Lucinda Florence.

Closed casket services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Haynes Mortuary with the Rev. George Waddles officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bradley, Ark.

Online registration is at

haynesmortuary.com.

Published: 11/14/2013