In Loving

Howard Wayne Thomas

Oct. 28, 1957 – Nov. 28, 2020

Howard Wayne Thomas, 63, of Dinwiddie, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020. Born on October 28, 1957 in Petersburg, VA, he was the son of the late Harvey Lee Thomas, Jr. and is survived by Barbara Nugent Brooks and Edward Earl Brooks.

He is also survived by two sisters, Jacqueline (Jackie) Thomas Davis and Kellie Michelle Thomas, the love of his life, Jill Smith Thomas, and his special fur baby, Annie, along with numerous family members and friends.

Howard retired from Hon Company after 32 years of service. He also work at North Elementary School in Colonial Heights, Prince George Water Authorities and VDOT Church Road.  Howard, “Crankbait”, enjoyed the outdoor life, fishing, hunting, corn hole, riding his Harley and grilling with family & friends.  Each December Howard would donate bikes to a local school for children in need.  To honor Howard’s memory, in lieu of flowers, we invite you to carry on his tradition.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 6, 2020 at Smyrna Baptist Church, 18971 Carson Road, Dinwiddie, VA.