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Larry D. Thomas, 70, formerly of Fayette County

Larry D. Thomas, 70, of Concord, formerly of Fayette County, passed away on May 10, 2012.

He was an avid sports fan and spent many years involved in the Fayette County Recreational Baseball Association.

He is survived by his wife Priscilla Wallace Thomas of Concord; daughter Renee Lebby and her husband Dave of Brooks; sons Jason Thomas and his wife Devon of Dallas, Ga., and Lance Thomas and his wife Kaytee of Peachtree City; grandchildren David Lebby, Brekon Thomas, Arleigh Thomas, and O'Tierney Thomas; sister Joy Butler and her husband Bobby of Brooks; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the Brooks United Methodist Church with the Reverend Carol Scroggs, and Reverend Frank Mercer officiating.

Mr. Thomas will lie in state at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. The burial will follow at Brooks Memorial Cemetery.

The family received friends on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 301 Kelly Drive, # 3, Peachtree City, Ga. 30269.

Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

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