Chilton Garfield Thomas, 80, of Lehigh Acres, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. He was born in Trigg County, Ky.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He was awarded two purple hearts, a bronze star and was a P.O.W.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 696 and the Oasis Shrine in Lexington, N.C.
Survivors are his wife, Barbara; son, David; and grandchildren, Lindsey and Jamie.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at the Harvey-Engelhardt Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to the American Heart Association.