Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - Updated: 8:49 AM
Funeral arrangements for Aaron Thomas, 85, of Cadiz, were held, Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Goodwin Funeral Home in Cadiz. The Reverend Robby Shearon officiated. Burial followed at Tommie Thomas Cemetery in Cadiz. Serving as pallbearers were Kenneth Cunningham, Jeff Noel, Jamie Stewart, Paxton Calhoun, David Hargrove, and Peanut Thomas. Goodwin Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Aaron Thomas passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Alive Hospice in Madison, Tennessee.
Mr. Thomas was a retired iron- worker and member of Union Ironworkers Local 70 of Louisville, Kentucky for 40 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Korean War. He was also a member of Cadiz Masonic Lodge #121 and a member of Donaldson Creek Baptist Church in Trigg County.
He is survived by one son, Aaron Robert Thomas, Austin, Texas; two daughters, Pam Metts (Ralph) and Tammy Thomas, both of Cadiz; six grandchildren, Jeremy Gordon, Dawn Sizemore, Brittney Metts, Preston Metts, Daniel Cundiff, and Raquel Brown; and five great grandchildren, Micah Brown, Darrin Brown, Ashlyn Brown, Sage Sizemore, and Caleb Gordon.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert B. and Madie Belle Fowler Thomas; four brothers, James R. Thomas, Roy Layton Thomas, Francis Clayton Thomas, and Tommie Thomas; one sister, Ruth Irene Thomas; one daughter, Peggy Gordon; and one son in infancy, Timothy Earl Thomas.