In Memory

James Lee Thomas

James Lee Thomas
(1948 - 2017)
James Thomas, 68, of Olathe, passed away April 4, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Westside Church of the Nazarene, 1700 W. Santa Fe., Olathe, Kansas 66061. James was born June 15, 1948 in Oakland, CA to Robert and Sylvia Thomas. He was a hard worker and taught himself how to be a locksmith. James was very mechanically inclined and owned a Mobile BBQ. He loved to read, fish and play cards with his neighbors. James belonged to the Westside Church of the Nazarene. He adored his grandchildren and tried to attend all of their activities. James enjoyed watching Chiefs football and spending time with his dog, Molly. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sylvia and Robert; and his beloved wife, Elaine Thomas. James is survived by his three children, Brent (Diana) Thomas, Andrew (Misty) Thomas, and Brandy (Brian) Rottinghaus; his brother, Steven Thomas; and his grandchildren, Elena, Jenna, Jared, Cody, Hayley, Brooke, Brynna, Brett; and step-grandchildren, Brock and Bryce Lathrop. 


Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens

Kansas City, Kansas - Wyndotte County

Provided by Karen Lyerla