James (Don) Thomas

February 11, 1943 ~ February 8, 2024 (age 80) 80 Years Old

James (Don) Thomas SHIVA & OBITUARY

GRAVESIDE SERVICE: A graveside service will be held at Sharon Memorial Gardens, 924-928 Senoia Road, Tyrone, GA 30290 on February 11, 2024 at 10:00AM.

SHIVA: Shiva will be held immediately after the service at 131 Santolina Park. Peachtree City, GA 30269.

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It is with sadness that we announce the passing of James Donald Thomas, aged 80, on February 8th, 2024 in Peachtree City, Georgia. He was born on February 11th, 1943 in Union City Georgia to James and Volona Thomas, was raised in Fairburn, Georgia, and graduated from Campbell High School in 1961. He attended The Southern School of Pharmacy and graduated as a licensed Pharmacist in 1967. He met Barbara Thomas at the University of Iowa and they married in 1967 and he began his pharmacy career in Georgia. Don and Barbara moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado in 1970 where he continued his pharmacy career at the Broadmoor Hotel. Don loved Colorado and enjoyed cycling, skiing, hiking and many other outdoor activities. Don also loved to explore new places and traveled around the world with Barbara and his children. He became an ardent student of the Jewish scholars Arthur Green and Mordecai Kaplan and for the past five years has been a student of Daniel Matt studying the Zohar. Don is survived by his wife, Barbara Thomas, his son Jeffrey Thomas (Erin), daughter Kellie Healy (Carl), granddaughters Gabbi Healy, Regan Thomas, Isa Healy, Eliana Thomas, and grandsons Jacob Healy and Michael Healy. Arrangements by Dressler's, 770-451-4999. 

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Graveside Service
February 11, 2024

10:00 AM
Sharon Memorial Gardens
924-928 Senoia Road
Tyrone, GA 30290

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