Sept. 27, 2012-Dec. 18, 2019

A memorial service celebrating the life of Billy Ray Thomas, 7, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23 at Amazing Grace Baptist Church in Coushatta with Brother Rob Miskowski officiating. Interment will follow on a later date.

Billy Ray was born Sept. 27, 2012, in Shreveport to Marie Lynn Richie Thomas and William Frank Thomas and passed away Dec. 18, 2019, at his home in Coushatta.He was very active and loving child.

He was preceded in death by his mother; grandfathers, Walter Ray Parker Sr., Roger Dale Layfield Sr., and Vaughn Jerry Lowring.

Left to cherish his memory are his father; grandparents, Linda Parker and Buddy Thomas, Dottie Lowring, Vickie Liles and Michael Richie; sisters, Jasmine Thomas and Toni Marie Martin; brother, Tyler Richie; and a host of family including aunts, uncles and cousins.