Carzell Thomas Sr.
September 16, 2016
COLUMBUS — Carzell Thomas Sr., 75, died Sept. 9, 2016, at Norland Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Services will be at noon Saturday at Trinity CME Church. Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation is from 1-6 p.m. today at Century Hairston Funeral Home. Mr. Thomas was born June 29, 1941, to the late Carrie Jennings and Christopher Columbus Thomas. He was previously employed as a machine operator and a unit leader at United Technologies. He was previously paster of Martin Chapel, Friendship Chapel and Orrs Chapel. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Poindexter and Mildred Cohen; and brothers, J.D. Thomas and Walter C. Thomas. He is survived by his wife, Mary Thomas; children, Carzell Thomas Jr., Brenda Jackson and Cedricka Sanders, all of Columbus; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.