James T. Thomas, 77, of Pontiac, passed away at 1:10 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018, at his home.
His funeral service will be at noon Friday at Duffy-Baier-Snedecor Funeral Home in Pontiac with Rev. James O. Wolfe III officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Pontiac.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the funeral home in Pontiac.
James was born Sept. 13, 1940, in Pontiac to James C. and Theackla (Sharp) Thomas. He married Mary Francis Jarvis. She passed away Oct. 2, 1978.
He is survived by his children, Beverly (Mark) Johnson of Saunemin, Kimberly (Rob) Thomas of Danville, Terrie (Kenny) Bagley of Weston, James T. (Becky) Thomas of Pontiac; sister, Pauline Linder of Pontiac; and grandchildren, Matthew Bagley, Jessie Bagley, Alan Bagley and Thomas Bagley.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; brother, Monte Thomas; sister, Bertie Linder; and grandchild, Crystal Bagley.
James worked in Production at Interlake Steel until his retirement.
Memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL 33607 and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online condolences may be left at www.duffyfuneralhome.com.