James Richard Thomas, 71, of Columbia, formerly of Montgomery City, died on December 14, 2017 in Columbia.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, December 22 at the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City. Burial will be in the Montgomery City Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from noon until the time of service at the funeral home.

Condolences may be made to www.schlankerfuneralhome.com