James Speed Thomas, 61


James Speed Thomas, 61, of Monticello, died Friday, January 13 at UAMS in Little Rock.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Ann L. Speed Thomas.

Jim was a truck driver and of the Baptist faith.

Jim enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with family. 

He is survived by one daughter, Natalie Danelle Thomas of Russellville, he father, R.C. Thomas (Peggy) of Monticello; one brother, Curt Thomas (LeaAnn) of Monticello; two sisters, Sheri Thomas Elam (Bruce) of Hensley and Teresa Gothright (Mick) of Alpena; four nephews, two nieces, six great nephews and four great nieces. 

A memorial service is scheduled for noon, Saturday, Jan. 28 at Wilmar Baptist Church.