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Mario A. Thomas Sr. Dies in Miami, Florida

Mario A. Thomas, better known as “Tamo,” of Estate Fortuna died on Thursday, Feb. 4 in Miami, Florida. He was 71 years old.

He is survived by his wife, Emma U. Thomas; children: Mario Jr., Kendall, Candace and Coleen Thomas, and Maureen Ash; grandchildren: Dominic, Dina and Dija Thomas, Kaleel and Kendall Simmonds, and Maya and Brandon Ash. He is also survived by daughters-in-law: Cleopatra Thomas and Lisa Bryant; son-in-law, Bernard Ash; brothers: Robert, Raymond, Henry, Paul and Calvin Thomas; sisters: Lorraine Fleming and Jennifer Richardson; brothers-in-law: Carl Blyden, James Small, Elton Leonard, Uken, Julius, Oliver, Orman and Igidio Fredericks; sisters-in-law:Corina and Patsy Thomas, Idella Abramson, Barbara Twine-Thomas, Eula Berry, Carol and Gladys Jurgen; special niece, Karen Leonard; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends: Eugene Davis and Arthur Jamison; as well as many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
A viewing will take place from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Davis Funeral Home. A second viewing will be held at 9 a.m. and followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 17, at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will be at Eastern Cemetery.
All arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.
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