Danny Lee Thomas


Danny Lee Thomas, 60, of French Creek, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at his home.

He was born Sept. 10, 1957, in Buckhannon, a son of the late Don O. and Madeline Cutright Thomas.

On March 26, 1982, he married Emily Clem of French Creek, who survives.

Also surviving are one son, Billy Joe Thomas of Buckhannon; three daughters, Lori Endicott and husband, Josh, of Buckhannon, Melissa Eddy of Big Bend and Michele McCartney and husband, Kevin, of French Creek; nine grandsons, Cordell Nicola and Calah, Jeremiah and Noah Nicola, Nathan Eddy, Cody Carpenter, Aden McCartney and Josh McCartney and Sierra, all of French Creek and Levi Thomas and Cody McCartney, both of Buckhannon; three granddaughters, Taylor Ables of Weston, Shania McCartney of French Creek and Lexi Thomas of Buckhannon; three great-grandsons, Brantley Kirwin and Zayden Nicola. both of Buckhannon and Brenner McCartney of French Creek; one great-granddaughter, Bryleigh McCartney of French Creek; two great-grandchildren on the way; one special cousin, Beckie Freeman; one niece. Terri Cogar and husband. Jeff. of Buckhannon; and one nephew. Donnie Thomas and wife. Lisa. of French Creek.

In addition to his parents. he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Anna Louise Thomas.

Mr. Thomas served in the U.S. Army and was a maintenance mechanic at WV Split Rail.

Friends will be received Friday, Dec. 8, from noon to 6 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 6 p.m. Friday with Pastor David Jessie and Chaplain Jenifer Suehs-Vassel officiating. The Upshur County Honor Guard will conduct military honors. In honoring Mr. Thomas’ wishes, he will be cremated.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.