James Andrew "Buster" Thomas, 59, of 116 Brooklyn Ave., Carlisle, SC passed Sunday afternoon, July 8, 2018 in Greenville Memorial Hospital. A native of Union, SC, he was the widower of Sylvia Henderson Thomas and the son of the late Andrew Thomas and Addie Lyles Thomas. He was a member of St. Luke AME Zion Church and was a former employee of Webb Forging. James was a Union High School graduate, Class of 1976. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Fred Stevens. Those who remain include: one son, Korey Tucker (Samantha Hill) of Spartanburg, SC; five stepdaughters, Lisa Woods of Union, SC, Lachic Henderson of Spartanburg, SC, Lotreace (Cedric) Humphries of Shelby, NC, LaKeisha Henderson (Louis Johnson) and Laketa Henderson both of Carlisle, SC; four sisters, Brennie (Sevoy) Jeter of Boiling Springs, SC, Blanche Carter of Spartanburg, SC and Gloria Davis of Carlisle, SC, and Geraldine Jeter of Carlisle, SC; three grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; one stepgreat-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held 3:00 pm on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at St. Luke AME Zion Church. The family will receive friends at the home. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, 361 Meansville Road, Union, SC.
Ceremony Location Saint Luke AME Zion Church 539 Saint Lukes Road Carlisle, SC 29031