William Earl Thomas, 52, a resident of Tally Ho Road, died Friday, June 10th at his home.

A native of Durham County, the son of the late William Eugene Thomas. He was of the Baptist faith and was a self-employed painter.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Monday, June 13th in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem by Rev. Micky Cartegena.

Surviving are his wife, Jean Black Thomas of Stem, two daughters, Apryl Michelle Thomas and Hallie Niclole Thomas, both of Stem , two sons, Austin Job Thomas of Stem and William Earl Thomas Jr., his mother, Edna Thomas- Harrell of Edenton ,his sister, Wanda Thomas Clayton of Willow Spring, his brother, Warren Eugene Thomas of Wake Forest and two granddaughters, Kaleigh Webb and Scarlett Rhew, both of Stem.

Visitation 12:30-1:30 PM Monday , June 13th  prior to the graveside service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home.


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