Cardonial Thomas, Sr. of Blountstown, Florida entered into eternal rest on February 22, at Ascension Sacred Heart @ Bay Medical in Panama. He was 63 years of age.
Cardonial graduated from Blountstown High School, after graduation, he joined the United States Army, serving from May 1978 to August 1982. After completing his tour of duty, and receiving an Honorable Discharge, he returned to the civilian life and gained employment with St. Joe Paper Company in Port Saint Joe for more than 20 years. He also worked for the Chevron Oil Company in South Carolina for many years. He leaves to cherish many loving memories: children: Shanika Holmes, Bershieka Thomas, Ebony Thomas, Alisha Godwin (Step-daughter), Cardonial Thomas, Jr., Cortney Thomas, Demetrius Thomas; bothers: James Davis, Kenny Moore, James Moore (Annette Moore) and Iveris Peterson; special brothers: Terry Thomas (Claudia Marshall Thomas) and Dennis Thomas (Tawanna Thomas); sisters: Deborah Williams (Floyd Williams, Sr.), Robin T. Garcia (Tee Garcia), Linda Baker (Larry Baker), Patricia Stallworth (Richard Stallworth), and Martha Jackson; special sisters: Dell Thomas and Toni Thomas; aunt: Arthea “T” Lawson; special friends: Joe Dawson and Author Jackson; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Public viewing will be from 3-6p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. A Solemn Farewell will be held graveside Saturday, March 5th at 2p.m. at Magnolia Cemetery in Blountstown with Supt. Delano Reed, Min. Roosevelt Martin, Pastor Floyd Williams, Sr., Pastor Steve Jackson and Evangelist Shirley Patterson officiating, interment will follow with military honors. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Caring Staff at Peoples Funeral Home of Marianna. Expressions of sympathy can be submitted at peoplesfuneralhm.com.