Thomas graduated from Miami, Oklahoma High School and then attended college at Oklahoma State College. He was a motorcycle dealer for 45 years and owner of Doug Douglas Motorcycles for 49 years. He was a professional motorcycle racer, a mechanic, and an AMA lifetime member. Thomas also had a one man motorcycle record from Tijuana to La Paz, Mexico.
He is survived by his wife, his children, Glenda Colleen Brown, Yucaipa, CA; Randal Duane (Doris) Douglas, Mesquite, NV; Elaine Ann Douglas, Mesquite,NV; grandchildren, Caitlin Brown and Kimberly Douglas; step-grandchildren, John Bryan and Joshua Bryan; step-great-grandchild Lily Bryan; and two sisters, Patricia Cone, Dallas, TX; Kay (Forrest) Walters, Fort Collins, CO.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 11:30 am at the First Baptist Church, 700 Hardy Way, Mesquite, NV. Arrangements are under the direction of Virgin Valley Mortuary, 320 E. Old Mill Road, Mesquite, NV
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