Richard "Dick" Thomas

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Richard "Dick" Thomas was born April 6, 1934 in Piggott, Ark. to Ernest "Buck" and Lulamae Thomas. He graduated from Piggott High School and the

University of Arkansas and later served in the United States Marine Corps.

Richard became a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 1963 and retired from that agency in 1988. His duty assignments were at Denver, Colo. and Los Angeles, Calif.

Richard passed away April 3, 2013 at La Habra, Calif. following a long battle with cancer.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Verna Lee (Hurst) Thomas as well as three sons, Neil (Taryl), Dane (Cindy) and Vince (Alycia) along with four grandchildren.