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James Thomas

James Edward Thomas Jr.

Monday, August 5th, 2019
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A Time to be Born

James Edward Thomas, Jr. was born on July 14, 1960 in the Bronx, New York to Sylvia and James Edward Thomas.

A Time to Die

James (affectionately called Jamey and Jimmy) passed on August 5, 2019 in Queens, New York where he resided most of his life.

A Time to Learn

Jimmy was educated in the public schools in Queens, New York.

A Time to Embrace

Jimmy was the proud father of his son Thomas James Thomas and he loved his role of being the only brother to his sisters.

A Time to Remember

Jimmy enjoyed all aspects of cars. He enjoyed working with cars, anything that was mechanical, all electronics, carpentry and he loved trains. He enjoyed attending the New York street festivals.
Jimmy never gave a no response to any of his family members and he was always punctual and took pride in his accomplishments. Many in the community knew him as the bike man because he took pleasure in riding his bike. He always was willing to give a helping hand to others. Jimmy was known in the neighborhood as the handy man, because he was always fixing something for someone. From washing windows to Christmas decorations, to laying floors. He did it all.

He is preceded in death by his birth Mother-Sylvia Thomas; Mother-Ethel Curtis and Father-George M. Curtis; Timothy Teague (step-brother).

Jimmy leaves a host of family and friends to cherish his memory. Family members include: Grandmother-Ruth T. Brooks; father-James Edward Thomas (Sharon); sisters-Audrey J.T. Bullock (Kenneth); Valorie R. Thomas (Glenn) and Sharon Early; son-Thomas James Thomas; nieces and nephews-Lisa M. Jay (Johnny); Terrence Reese; Danielle Early; Ian Woods; Semira J. Bullock; Sienna J. Bullock; great-niece and nephews-Jupiter, Zepher and Capell Jay; step-brothers-Michael (Joanne) Pickens, James and Tyson (Andrea) Teague.

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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, August 17th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, August 17th, 2019 1:00pm
    Paul Lane Funeral Home, Inc.
    115-33 Sutphin Boulevard
    JAMAICA, NY 11434
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    A memorial service will be held.
  • Interment

    Rosehill Crematory
    792 E. Edgar Road
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Patricia Armstrong

Posted at 11:37am
So sorry to hear about Jimmy, may he Rest In Paradise,. May God Bless his family.

Patricia Armstrong and Family

Paula T. Renfroe

Posted at 05:20am
Audrey, Valerie and family, you have my sincerest condolences. I am so sorry for your loss. I know how much you love Jimmy. Thank you for sharing your brother with us. Sending comforting and healing energy your way while keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. Love you. -Paula

Lecia Grigsby

Posted at 09:49pm
Audrey and family - Iā€™m SO sorry to hear of his passing and will keep you lifted up in prayers. May his beautiful memories and spirit give you some comfort and hold him in the deepest place of your heart šŸ™šŸ½šŸ¦‹.

May he rest in Heaven and God give you strength during this time. I'm here for you always. Love you ā¤ļøšŸ™šŸ½šŸ˜˜

Karen Watts

Posted at 03:22pm
My deepest sympathy and prayers are with you and the family during this difficult time. May God's grace continue to give you strength on the passing of your beloved brother Jamie.

Karen Watts

David Scott

Posted at 05:15pm
Audrey and Valerie, so sorry to hear of the passing of your brother James. May God give you peace and comforting during this difficult time. You and your family will be in our prayers.

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