YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Services will be Tuesday July 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church for Mr. Ralph L. Thomas III, 20, who departed this life on Tuesday July 19, 2016.
Mr. Thomas affectionately known as “Larry” was born August 10, 1995 in Youngstown, a son of Ralph L. Thomas Jr. and Tauni Christian.
He was a 2013 graduate of Liberty High School.
Ralph loved football, basketball, and enjoyed spending time with his family and hanging out with friends.
He leaves to cherish his precious memories, his parents, grandparents, Norma Christian and Minister Christine London both of Youngstown, great-grandparents, Mary London of Youngstown and Corrine Christian of Texas; one brother, Corey Thomas of Youngstown, one sister, Taylor Skinner of Warren, a nephew Corey Thomas Jr., two nieces, Khylia Clay and Marshae Skinner, a special friend Cori Love, and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Ralph Thomas Sr. and Joseph Christian, great-grandfathers, Rev. Chris London and Otis Christian Sr.
Visitation hours will be Tuesday from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the Church.
Arrangements entrusted to the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Date Here at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m Bounce TV.