Jacob Thomas, 57, of Jamestown, N.Y., died Thursday, Feb. 20, at WCA Hospital in Jamestown.
He was the husband of Jean Mays Thomas; son of Herbert Thomas (Alice) and the late Sadie French Thomas; father of Audrey Thomas (David), Tisha Thomas, Charley Neal (Joletta), Yolanda Thomas (Tyrone), Destiny Boye (Jay), Jacob Thomas Jr. and Jacob Mandoza (Brenda); and brother of Albert Thomas (Marilyn), Daisy Frederick, Edward Thomas (Sarina), Debra Inman, Donna Cox (Freddie), Barbara Bicks, David Inman, Robin Thomas and Elizabeth Bryant. Jacob is also survived by 18 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Besides his mother, Jacob is preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Calls may be made at the Friendship Baptist Church, 18 E. Second St., Dunkirk, N.Y., on Wednesday from 10-11 a.m. A funeral service will follow in the church at 11 a.m. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
Jacob enjoyed many sports especially golf and basketball. He also enjoyed playing pool and darts.
Arrangements by David J. Dengler, Larson-Timko Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at larsontimkofuneralhome.com.