John Hunter Thomas

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“To the Thomas Family: My heartfelt sympathies go out to the family and friends during this difficult time. I hope that the promise in 1 Thessalonians...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“To relatives and friends - May you be comforted by the peace of God as you reflect on the many fond memories. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

Trusty feeding apricots “Some years ago back in our high school days, Hunter myself and our good friend Trusty Kelp took a weekend drive to the Cumberland Island off the...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Drew Ross - Huntsville, AL

“Chris, It took the gathering of his village to really know just what a kaleidoscope Hunter was. He was well-loved; he lived his life with dignity and...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Suzanne Cox Jackson - Huntsville, AL

“A pillar of the community in so many ways, Hunter was an inspiration to everyone. His organizational skills kept the symphony and other music...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Terry Cornett - Huntsville, AL

“So sorry to hear of Hunter's passing. He will be missed. Praying for the family.. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Cathey Earle Story - HUNTSVILLE, AL

“Peace to all. I remember 4 good years sitting next to Hunter in the HSO. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Jay Hartley - Nashville, TN

“Such a great loss of a wonderful man, musician, and animal lover. Thank you Hunter for introducing my son to the bassoon, which helped promote his...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy Gereski - AL

9 of 11 | Posted by: Rise Neal Biggs - Athens, AL

“So sorry for the loss of a man that influenced many a young played of the bassoon. His music and guidance will be missed. He was a big help to Laura...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Cheryl Anderson - Madison, AL

“Hunter was an incredible man, and a great inspiration to all. He will be greatly missed. Prayers for all. The Atkins Family ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

John was born on June 20, 1956 and passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018.

John was a resident of Huntsville, Alabama at the time of passing.

The family will receive friends for a Tribute to the Bassoon King Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm at the UAH Recital Hall. Shelter 139 Bo Cole Road, Huntsville AL 35806 1-256-851-4088 https://www.arkinc.org/donate Sewanee Summer Music Festival Attn: Hilary Dow Ward 735 University Ave., Sewanee TN 37383 Celebration of Life at the UAH Roberts Recital Hall at 11:00 AM on September 22, 2018.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Ark Inc. of Huntsville, Forgotten Felines, and scholarship donations can be mailed to Sewanee Summer Music Festival Attn: Hilary Dow Ward 735 University Ave. Sewanee, TN 37383.