Obituary of Walter Earl Thomas, Sr.
Walter Earl Thomas, Sr. age 75 of Painesville died on January 6, 2021. He was born on October 21, 1945 in Laurens County, Georgia. Walter was a member, deacon, Sunday School teacher and choir member of Union Pentecostal United Holiness Church. He loved fishing, watching his grandchildren's sporting activities and imparting to them his love of music. Walter retired in 2009 from Stamco in Euclid and previously worked at Ohio Rubber. He is survived by his wife, Louella, whom he married November 23, 1968 in McRae, GA; children, Walter (Patrice) Thomas, Jr., Nicole Michelle and Sean Isom; grandchildren, Zavier Powers, Bishop Thomas, Lola Thomas and Denzel Isom; siblings, Mildred Anderson, Celestine (Joe) Thomas, Louis (Brenda) Thomas, Gwendolyn (Gary) Henderson, and in-laws Bonnie Thomas and Bernard Merriweather. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by siblings, Annie Pearl Merriweather, Alberta Bullock, Teressa Wilson, Mozelle Thomas, and Grover Thomas. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 11:00AM at Riverside Cemetery, 398 Riverside Dr., Painesville, Ohio 44077To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Walter Thomas, Sr., please visit Tribute Store
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
398 Riverside Drive
Painesville, Ohio, United States