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John "Gary" Thomas

March 27, 1958 ~ May 8, 2019 (age 61)

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John “Gary” Thomas, 61, of Easley, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Grand Strand Hospital in Myrtle Beach.

He was the former owner and operator of Just Dogs at Cherrydale and Gary Thomas Construction.  He was currently living his dream of traveling the United States experiencing life in different areas.  Gary was of the Baptist faith and showed his strong faith in everything he did.

Surviving is his loving wife and best friend, Gail Evans Thomas, of 41 years; his parents, John H. Thomas and the late Martha Spillers Thomas; three daughters, Crystal Thomas and husband, Ashley Buchanan and Heather Coughlan; 5 grandchildren; sister, Teresa Futrell; brother, Randy (Terrie) Thomas; several brothers and sisters in-law, nieces and a nephew.

Gary was preceded in death by his son, Justin “JT” Michael Thomas in 2008.

A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.  A graveside service will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Graceland East Memorial Park.     


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May 19, 2019

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes Northwest Chapel
6710 White Horse Road
Greenville, SC 29611

Graveside Service
May 20, 2019

11:00 AM
Graceland East Memorial Park
2206 Woodruff Road
Simpsonville, SC 29681

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