Randal J. “Randy” Thomas

November 20, 2023

Randal Jay “Randy” Thomas, 62, of rural Frankfort, died November 20, 2023 at his home.  He was born May 24, 1961 in Frankfort, Ind. to Curtis & Nancy (Pletch) Thomas.  He married Guadalupe “Lupe” Arguello in 1982 and she survives.

Randy was a 1979 graduate of Frankfort Senior High School and a lifelong Clinton County resident.  He was a commercial truck driver for over 40 years, and was owner/operator of Thomas Trucking, Inc.  Randy enjoyed camping, riding his Harley, boating, mowing his lawn and his family time with campfires and cookouts.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, November 24, 2023 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Memorial donations may be made to Goodwin Funeral Home to assist with final expenses.

Survived by:

Wife: Lupe Thomas of rural Frankfort, Son: Jesse (Keila Sanchez) Thomas of Frankfort, Daughters: Nancy Thomas of rural Frankfort and Tiffany (Derek) Vela of rural Lafayette, Kendra (Adam Budreau) Thomas of Kirklin, Mother-in-law: Anita Vega of Frankfort, Sisters: Dawn Bray of Frankfort, Becky (Jay) Wampler of Crawfordsville, Brother: Ronnie (Marci) Thomas of Chalmers, 12 Grandchildren, 1 Great-Grandchild and several Nieces & Nephews

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers-in-law, Margarito “Jr” Arguello and Gary Bray and sister-in-law: Mary Fickle.

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13 Condolences for “Randal J. “Randy” Thomas”

  1. Anita November 20, 2023 at 4:40 pm

    Roll on!”
    Love and condolences to his entire family

  2. Pam & Kevin Brown November 20, 2023 at 5:31 pm

    Lupe and family we are so sorry to hear Randy passed away! Randy was a joy to be around and we had so much fun with you both. Fly High Randy! We will meet you one day and ride Harley’s in heaven!

  3. David & Sonya Scott & Family November 20, 2023 at 5:38 pm

    Lupe and Family
    We are so sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. Randy and I had been friends for over 50 years. And great memories of being neighbors for several years. Randy was a good man and a true friend. 10-4 Good Buddy RIP until we meet again.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  4. Jenny Fuel Smith November 20, 2023 at 7:48 pm

    Lupe and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Cherish the memories that you have. Hugs and prayers.

  5. Melody November 20, 2023 at 9:00 pm

    Prayers for you and your family Lupe. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  6. Alicia Hottenstine November 20, 2023 at 10:34 pm

    Our deepest condolences to all the family of Randy! From Alicia Hottenstine and sons and Darla Barnes, Randy was a great guy. RIP Randy.

  7. Kim Leach Wiles November 20, 2023 at 11:03 pm

    Lupe, so sorry for your loss.

  8. Lora B Layton November 21, 2023 at 5:57 pm

    Lupe & Family, so sorry for your loss.

  9. Teresa Vincent November 22, 2023 at 6:49 am

    There are no words I can express enough of how sorry I am to hear of Randy’s passing. He was a good man. He was one of my favorite customers at Akards. My condolences to the family. Ride free my friend. You definitely will be missed.

  10. Justin Ottinger November 22, 2023 at 1:51 pm

    Sorry for your loss.

  11. Lacey Eguia November 23, 2023 at 4:15 pm

    Fly High Randy, you were one of kind driver.

  12. Rtee November 23, 2023 at 8:36 pm

    See you later brother.

  13. Terri Dean November 25, 2023 at 7:55 pm

    Lupe and family, I’m so sorry for your loss of a great man!! Always a pleasure to be around. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers!! I just saw this tonight. I would have love to have shared “Seeing you soon” Randy.

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