He served in the U.S. Navy as an airplane mechanic and played basketball. Thomas was a life-long farmer.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mary Lou (Wilkinson) Jones; two children, Gary Jones (Brenda) and Sherry Harlow (Wayne) both of Glasgow; one sister, Alma Jones of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Andrea Brooks, Dustin Jones and Cody Harlow and one great-granddaughter Makayla Brooks.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Monday, February 25th at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 3pm until 8pm and Monday morning until time for the service.