Alan Warren Thomas

Alan Warren Thomas, 57, of Baltic, Ohio, passed away at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday (Nov. 12, 2013) in Canton after a lengthy illness. He was born on May 11, 1956, in Marietta, a son of Brady W. and Joann Williams Thomas.

Alan was a senior field technician for J. W. Power and was a member of the Church of Christ.

On Dec. 23, 1978, he married Kristen Coombs Thomas who survives with two sons and one daughter, Steven W. Thomas of Fort Bliss, Texas, Staci Thomas of Ashville, N.C., Shane Thomas of Baltic; three grandchildren, Matthew, Brandon and Alexis; three sisters and one brother, Ann (Greg) Butts of Asheville, N.C., Anita (Kevin) Offenberger of Marietta, Susan (Mike) Kracht of Centralia, Ill., and Aaron Thomas of Marceline, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday (Nov. 16) at 3 p.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with burial following in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at