Brother Charles Thomas was born on May 29, 1946 to the parentage of William and Evelyn Thomas.
He attended Thomas Hunter High School. He was also employed by Highland Pump as a machinist.
He served his country proudly in the United States Army and was a Vietnam veteran.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, and siblings, Virginia, “Pete” Williams, Carolyn and Mamie Lee.
He leaves to cherish his memories, siblings: Lemuel and Martha Thomas, Mary L. Spencer and Sandra Jackson; his aunts, Alice Smith of Virginia and Louise Griggs of Philadelphia; his wife, HelenThomas and children, LaWanda of Houston, Lonnie and Pamela Lee of Dallas, Shenika and Danyell; 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends, each of whom he loved dearly.