Published: December 15, 2020
James Brice "J.B." Thomas, age 92, of Lebanon, TN passed away Saturday, December 12, 2020 at Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital in Lebanon, TN. He was a native of Five Points, TN, retired Iron Worker, a member of the Iron Workers Local 492 and the Church of Christ, a UT Fan, and an avid gardener. Mr. Thomas served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lovick "L.N." and Dell Allen Thomas; one son, Darrel C. Thomas; four brothers, Millard G. Thomas, J. E. Thomas, Emitt Thomas and Leon Thomas; and two sisters, Inez Hale and Marie Thomas.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Ellen Thomas of Lebanon, TN; one son, Kirk L. Thomas of Lebanon, TN; and one sister, Hazel Hudock of Wheeling, WV.
Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11:00 AM Thursday, December 17, 2020, with Jacob Evans officiating. Interment will follow at Five Points Church of Christ Cemetery in Five Points, TN.