James (Scooter) Thomas, 36, of Oklahoma passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 in Washington State. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Newton County Funeral Home South in Newton, MS with Pastor Casey Hollingsworth officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m.. Newton County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Scooter will be remembered as a loving husband, father, son and brother. He worked as a lineman for the past 15 years and was a respected co-worker that will be especially remembered as a great teacher and leader. Scooter was a friend to everyone he knew and will be greatly missed by everyone that knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Stephanie Thomas; daughters, Kaitlyn, Hannah, Leah and Abigail Thomas; father, Ronald Thomas Sr.; mother, Beverly Thomas; brother, John Thomas; sisters, Katherine, Alexandra and Cal-ea Thomas and a host of extended family.
He is preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Thomas Jr., and a special grandfather, Bobby Thomas.