Mr. Gadis (Tom) Thomas Jr.

August 29, 2013

Mr. Gadis (Tom) Thomas Jr., age 76, of LaGrange, died on August 27, 2013 at his residence.

Mr. Thomas was born on December 6, 1936, in Telfair County to the late Gadis Thomas, Sr. and Estell Clements Thomas. Mr. Thomas was a self-employed brick mason. In addition, he proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and the National Guard Reserves. He attended Gray Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Thomas is survived by his wife, Doris Mildred McDaniel Thomas of LaGrange; sons, Terry Waters and Luther Waters and his wife Edie, all of LaGrange; daughters, Charlotte Crussell and her husband Ernie, Nancy Taylor and Bonnie Hardee and her husband Gary, all of Waycross; 20 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Services for Gadis (Tom) Thomas, Jr. will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2013, at 2:00 pm at the Gray Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Lamar Womack and Pastor Charles Greathouse officiating. Family will receive friends prior to the service at the church. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Higgins LaGrange Chapel Funeral Home, 706-884-7117.