James Richard 'Richie'  Thomas Jr.
James Richard "Richie" Thomas Jr., age 58, Dalton, Georgia passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020.
He was born on Feb. 13, 1962.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Carolyn Thomas; and grandparents, Neal and Jane Thomas.
He is survived by his fiancée, Lecia Hackney of Dalton; father, James Richard Thoma Sr., of Chatsworth; sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and Brandy Thomas of Dalton, Eric and Amy Hooker of Cohutta; daughter, Valarie Bozarth of Dalton; brother and sister-in-law, Stacy and Lisa Thomas of Chatsworth; sister and brother-in- law, Bunnie and Charles Sanford of Chatsworth; grandchildren, Shelby Thomas, Jaxon Thomas, Emily Bozarth, Addison Bozarth, Ethan Hooker, Emery Hooker, Eli Hooker, Haley Miller and Ashlyn Miller.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of James Richard "Richie" Thomas Jr., will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2020, at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Brother Steve French and Brother Randy McClure officiating. Interment will be at Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Brother Donnie Flood officiating.
The family will be receiving friends for visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday evening.
Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Pekala, Ronnie Trucker and Harley Rider. Pallbearers will be Lee Thomas, Brandon Thomas, Jaxon Thomas, Donnie Dunn, Perry Patterson and Charles Barker.
Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.
Published on March 19, 2020


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Adam rymer
Mar 24, 2020
You will be missed my brother but for now go rest with the LORD
Becky Rountree
Mar 21, 2020
I worked with u at b&b tractor. U always had a way of making us laugh. U would catch us busy or stressed or aggravated and say hey...u need to know anything? Then we would smile and laugh. Gonna miss u my friend. The place wont be the same without u that's for sure.
Felicia Cantrell
Mar 20, 2020
My heart breaks for you guys... He will always hold a special place in my heart...
Selina Smith and Children
Mar 19, 2020
I will never forget sitting on the deck at the apartments and talking to u laughing having a great time...... you would ride my boys around the apartments on ur motorcycle all 3 of u had a blast!!!! Gone but never forgotten RIP my friend "Ramrod"!!!
David & Brenda Davenport & Girls
Mar 19, 2020
So sorry for your family, we'll be praying for you all.
Tirere Nelson
Mar 19, 2020
Sorry to hear about your loss. Sending prayers up for the family.