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In Memory of

Irvin Edward Thomas

July 27, 1943 - November 26, 2016

Obituary


Irvin Edward Thomas, Jr.
Shreveport, LA- Funeral services celebrating the life of Irvin Edward Thomas, Jr., 73, will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 1, 2016 in the chapel of Centuries Memorial Funeral Home. Officiating will be Father Karl Daigle. Interment will follow in Centuries Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home.
Irvin was born on July 27, 1943 in Coushatta, LA and passed away peacefully on November 26, 2016 in Shreveport, LA after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. Mr....

Irvin Edward Thomas, Jr.
Shreveport, LA- Funeral services celebrating the life of Irvin Edward Thomas, Jr., 73, will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 1, 2016 in the chapel of Centuries Memorial Funeral Home. Officiating will be Father Karl Daigle. Interment will follow in Centuries Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home.
Irvin was born on July 27, 1943 in Coushatta, LA and passed away peacefully on November 26, 2016 in Shreveport, LA after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Thomas retired from the LA DOTD as an Engineer Specialist. After retirement he worked for Boomtown Casino for 15 years as a facilities operation manager. Irvin loved birdwatching and playing with his grandson, Cole.
Mr. Thomas was preceded in death by his parents, Irvin Edward Thomas, Sr. and Neva Lee Thomas.
Left to cherish beautiful memories of Irvin is his wife, Dorothy Ann Thomas; daughters, Shellie Thomas, Shannon Thomas Southern and husband Curtis and Lisa Johnson; grandchildren, Cole Southern, Brittany Johnson Sapp and Sarah Johnson; step granddaughter, Hollie Southern and two great grandchildren.
Honoring Mr. Thomas as pallbearers will be: Jason Rudolph, Matt Rudolph, Archie Griffin, Art Gaston, Marshall Goins and Clint Parker.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Green, Dr. Nelson and the nurses and staff of Life Care Pierremont and the Willis Knighton Pierremont ICU for all the care shown to Mr. Thomas.
You may share words of comfort with the family by visiting www.centuriesmemorialfh.com