Richard C. Thomas
1937 — 2023
Richard Cooper Thomas passed away on September 30, 2023, surrounded by his family. Born in Wenona, Maryland on October 13, 1937, he was the son of the late Cooper Henry and Leila Webster Thomas. Richard began working the day after he graduated from high school and worked full time until he was 80 years old. He was an honorable and valued employee wherever he worked. He began at Chris-Craft Boats and retired from Lowe's, but his favorite job was with Safeway where he served as store manager. He also worked as a store manager with Meatland after Safeway closed its stores on the Eastern Shore. He was a faithful provider, and his motto was, "Work hard and be honest." He loved music, his yard,...