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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Wednesday February 10th, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Wednesday February 10th, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

First Baptist Church
Thursday February 11th, 2016
2:00pm

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Funeral Service

First Baptist Church
Thursday February 11th, 2016
2:00pm

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Claxton "Tom" Thomas

Claxton "Tom" Thomas, 83, of St. Pauls died February 7, 2016. He was born April 27, 1932 in Hunt, TX to the late Floyd William and Marion Louise Duncan Thomas. Funeral Services are scheduled for Thursday February 11, 2016 at 2:00PM at First Baptist Church of St. Pauls, with the Reverend Pat Hash officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday February 10, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 PM at McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls. Mr. Thomas was a Deacon with First Baptist Church of St. Pauls. He retired from the US Army Special Forces having served 2 tours of duty in Vietnam and being awarded the Purple Heart, Bronze Star with V Device, and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, among many other honors. Additionally, he retired from the US Postal Service, Lafayette St., Fayetteville. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Thomas; sons, Leonard "Tom" Thomas and his wife Traci and Brian Wheeler and his wife Pam; daughter, Kay Lerner; and several grand children and great grandchildren. On line condolences may be made to www.mcneillmackiefuneralhome.com Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.


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Margaret We extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family.Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Mickey and Vivian Smith Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Tom& Traci, We are so sorry to hear of your loss.Please know that you & your family are in our thoughts & prayers during this difficult time.

Steve Graham & Sherri Bassham Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Margaret, I am very sorry for your loss. Tom was a good man.

Richard Turner Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Margaret and family I am very sorry for the loss of Tom. He was a very special person. I'll always remember our fishing trips to the beach in the late 70's. I'll never forget him.

Fred L. (Sparky) Smith jr. Feb 10 2016 12:00 AM

Please accept my heartfelt condolences.I know what it is to lose a parent. May God give you peace in this sorrowful time.

Shirley Pait Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was sent by Mark Walsh.Claxton "Tom" Thomas brought so many gifts to our life. We will never forget him. Mark Walsh and Family

Mark Walsh Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM

DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was sent by J.G. Parks .With deepest sympathy, your family at J.G. Parks & Son.

Michele Raymes Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM

On behalf of North Carolina Veterans of Foreign Wars and District 8 Comrades and its Auxiliaries, We send our prayers and condolence to the family and friends of our Brother in Arms... We salute you Sir, your wings are forthcoming, job well done...HOORAH, mission completed. Commander Thomas Person Veterans of Foreign Wars District 8

District 8 Commander Thomas Person Feb 9 2016 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences to the family, I am heart broken to here of his passing. My Uncle bud was one of the men I looked up to in life. I will miss him dearly. My prayers to the family, he will be missed dearly by all.

Mark Walsh and family Feb 8 2016 12:00 AM