Entered into eternal rest on June 15,2020 at the age of 86. Born Phoenix La. on December 26,1933, he became a resident of New Orleans in adulthood until moving to Baton Rouge following Hurricane Katrina. He was known to be unquiet, resolute and hard working. He leaves to cherish his memory: his loving wife Thelma Rudison Thomas, Children: Bernadine Thomas Gordon (Perry), Sharmeen Donzaleigh Thomas, And Edward Thomas 111, his brothers and sister-in-law, grandchildren and many relatives and friends, A celebration of life will be held on June 27,2020 for 11 am at the Beacon Light of Baton Rouge,La Arrangements are Entrusted MJR Friendly Service Home, Denham Springs, La.