Ollie Alphonso Thomas
Ollie Alphonso Thomas, age 84, went to be with the Lord on November 22, 2019.
He was born on January 8, 1935, to the late Willie and Essie (Slappy) Demons, in Jacksonville, Fla. His best years were spent working at Lucent Technologies for 32 years and playing tennis.
In addition to his parents, Ollie was preceded by 7 brothers, Benny, Willie, Dock, Corinthian, Calvin, Luther and Rome; 2 sisters, Louise and Eunice.
He is survived by his companion, Bonnie Shilling; brother, Eddie; 5 sisters, Dorothy, Shirley, Sandra, Betty and Ethel; many children; grandchildren; great-grandchildren.
Memorial service is 1 p.m., on November 30, 2019, at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home with a reception to follow. Memorials may be directed to the family.