Garland Andrew Thomas, Jr.

Garland Andrew Thomas, Jr., 85, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, June 27, 2019 at his home. He was a native of Hardin County, and a member of St. James Catholic Church. He was a farmer and the owner of North Dixie Auto Sales where he worked for 10 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Evelyn Thomas; parents, Garland Thomas, Sr. and Mary Lucille Nall Thomas; three brothers, Harold Thomas, Francis Gene Thomas, and Charles Thomas; and three grandchildren. He is survived by six sons, Gary (Marletta) Thomas, Donnie Thomas, Dennis (Kim) Thomas, and Bruce (Cheryl) Thomas all of Elizabethtown, Ricky (Tonya) Thomas of Glendale, and Doug (Stephanie) Thomas of White Mills; two daughters, Linda (Rick) Cook of Caneyville and Lisa (Bob) Campbell of Elizabethtown; first wife and mother of his children, Ethel Thomas of Elizabethtown; a brother, Kenneth (Sharon) Thomas of Bardstown; three sisters, Carolyn Gray and Wanda (Lee) Plank all of Louisville, and Joyce Thomas of Elizabethtown; four step children, Stevie Richardson, Troy Scrogham, Brenda Sharp, and Lisa Peyton; 24 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at St. James Catholic Church with Rev. Martin Linebach officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 2-8 p.m. Sunday and continues after 9 a.m. Monday at Brown Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed online at


Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Monday, July 1, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Brown Funeral Home


Monday, July 1, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
St. James Catholic Church

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