8/5/12 — A.P. “Peanut” Thomas

Mr. A.P. “Peanut” Thomas age 73 of Tracy City, Tennessee passed away August 2, 2012 in Decherd, Tennessee.

Mr. Thomas was preceded in death by his parents Hamp and Tressie Thomas; brothers William and Jack Thomas.

Survivors include his daughters Star (Carl) Heade of Decherd, Tina (Danny) Layne of Tracy City, and Rebecca (Chris Anderson) Thomas of Tracy City; son PJ (Christy) Thomas of Tracy City; step-son Hershel Patterson of Tracy City; Brother Jeff “Duke” Thomas; sisters Opal Adams, and Nioko Byers both of Hillsboro, TN, Darlene Thomas, Pall Mall Marlowe, Carrie Sue Sanders, Lulene Anderson, Jozell Anderson, Deloris Campbell, Janice Parson, Debra Jane Myers, and LeAnnie Parson all of Tracy City; 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren Kennadie Meeks, and Cecilee Fredrick; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Sunday, August 5, 2012 in the funeral home chapel. Pastor Johnny Carr will officiate.

Burial will be in Clouse Hill Cemetery, Tracy City, Tennessee.

The family will receive friends 10:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial contributions be made to Foster & Lay Funeral Home.

 Arrangements by Foster & Lay Funeral Home Tracy City, Tennessee