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Aug 28, 1915-June 8, 2017
SYRACUSE Dewitte C. Thomas, 101, Syracuse, passed away at 8:20 a.m. June 8, at Goshen Hospital.
He was born Aug. 28, 1915, in Wolf Lake, to Carlton L. and Edna (Galloway) Thomas.
He graduated in 1933 from Syracuse High School. He was raised in the Syracuse area, lived in Kentucky for several years and returned to Syracuse in the 1950s. He was a chiropractor in Kentucky for several years and an accountant for most of his life.
He formerly attended Full Gospel Lighthouse Tabernacle in Kimmell and Wolf Lake Baptist Church.
He is survived by a niece, a nephew and several great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Theo J. Thomas.
Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, June 12, at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St. Syracuse. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Mike Gross of Grace Bible Baptist Church in New Paris officiating.
Burial will follow at Sparta Cemetery in Kimmell.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Goshen Home Care and Hospice, 200 High Park Ave., Goshen, IN 46526.
To send condolences to the family in Mr. Thomas' memory, visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Published on June 9, 2017
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