Michael Madison Thomas died on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home.
Mr. Thomas had worked at TRAD in Hopkinsville as a welder and he was of the Baptist faith. He attended Bloomfield Missionary Baptist Church in Cadiz.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Halbert Lee Thomas and Mildred Jewell Harris Thomas; and one brother, Halbert Lee Thomas, Jr.
Mr. Thomas is survived by his wife, Gloria Mayes Thomas of Cadiz; one brother, Tony Thomas (and wife Teresa) of Dickson, Tenn.; three sisters, Patsy Taylor (and husband John) of Cadiz, Connie Helper (and husband Steve) of Union City, Tenn. and Lisa Donnell (and husband Mike) of Obion, Tenn.; one son, Travis Mayes of Hopkinsville, two daughters, Hope Bailey and Stephanie Grubbs, both of Cadiz; five grandchildren, Jeffery Bailey, Ahjeana Bailey, Dee Murphy, Deja Murphy and Gavin Grubbs.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Scott Mayes, Scott Mayes, Jr., Kim Mayes Anthony Mayes, J.R. Mayes, Pressin Irvin, Shelando Grubbs and Ricky Radford. Active flower-bearers will be Dorothy Crockett, Beverly Jones, Virginia McKinney, Shelia Radford, Rena Killebrew, Jeanetta Mumford, Tawyla Parrish and Mattie Boyd. Music will be provided by Betty Roach and Keith Whitlock.