Javance “Pokie” Thomas

Javance “Pokie” Thomas was born on Apr. 1, 1945, in DeWitt County to Will and Bernice Bishop Thomas.  He accepted Christ early on in his life at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He departed this life on Oct. 5, 2021.   He resided at Cuero Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Cuero.

He leaves to cherish his precious memories, one sister, Mrs. Lucy (David) Wimbish of Cuero; two children, Rhonda and Javance Thomas and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, grandchildren and devoted friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Will and Bernice Thomas; five sisters, Ruby Lee, Jearline, Willie, Sadie and Bernice and four brothers, James “T”, Leslie Sr., Tommie and Clarence.

Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, 6 p.m.– 8 p.m. at Freund Funeral Home. Graveside Services will be Saturday, Oct 16, 2021, 11 a.m. at Pleasantville Cemetery with Rev. A.L. Taylor officiating.

Pallbearers include Marlow Thomas, Austin Gallaway, Raymond Thomas, Detric Mathis, Marcus Morris and Ervin Thomas.

Honorary Pallbearers include Wayne Mathis, Chris Mathis, Phil Thomas, Gerald Thomas, Oscar Brazzeal, Justin Hollie and Leslie Thomas, Jr.

You may sign the guestbook or send condolences at

Freund Funeral Home, 361.275.2343

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