Obituary: Bobby Joe Thomas


Bobby Joe Thomas, 75, of Arab passed away Jan. 12, 2021. He was born March 7, 1945 in Cullman County to Carl Willard and Ollie Mae Bush Thomas.

Mr. Thomas was retired. He provided for his family as a truck driver for many years. Bobby also served in the United States Army and his sacrifice and service to our nation is greatly appreciated.

Bobby is preceded in death by his parents Carl and Ollie Thomas; his beloved wife Judy Griffin Thomas; and several brothers and sisters.

Mr. Thomas is survived by his son Dale Thomas; daughters Sarah and Jason Bowers, Shannon Thomas, and Helen Griffin; brothers Cliff Thomas and David and Edna Thomas; sister Bonnie and Tim Davis; grandchildren Jacob Bowers, Brian Bowers, Tina and Aaron Eastman, Brittney Thomas, D.J. Brown, Lee Brown, Jr., Eric Thomas, and Nicholas Thomas; several great-grandchildren; and a large extended family.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is honored to serve the Thomas family.