Thomas, Richard S., Sr. "Big Bird" Age 58
Date of Birth: June 18, 1959
Date of Death: August 26, 2017
Services: Funeral service Friday, 11:00am at King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church, 3202 Evans St. with interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation: Visitation with the family Thursday, 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the 72nd Street Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
Preceded in death by his mother, June Thomas.
Survived by his siblings, Deborah Thomas, Gwendolyn (James) Tomlinson, Clifford Thomas, Valerie Thomas-Owens and Steven Thomas; children, Richard S. Thomas, Jr., Laketha Jones, Parris Jones, Sr.; special friend, Ruth Ann Jones and a large extended family.