Dr. Floyd Thomas passed away peacefully in his home on May 4, 2022, with his son, Lee, by his side. As a Family Practice Physician, he was a pillar in the Medical Community, practicing in Albuquerque, Farmington, Tularosa, and Belen before retiring in 2018. Floyd graduated from the University of Arizona and was the first Hopi Indian to become a Physician, his Residency was at UNM after attending Washington HS in Phoenix, AZ. Floyd enjoyed golfing, tennis, camping, fishing, reading, and having fun with his son, Lee and wife Leigh, who passed in 2019. He really enjoyed being a doctor, giving true bedside manner and listening to his patients. Floyd is preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Mary Lacapa Thomas; brothers, Hubert and Bertram Thomas; sister, Edythe Thomas; wives, Kathy Greene Thomas, Leigh Hermanson Thomas. He is survived by his son, Lee; sister, Nadenia Myron; brothers, Darryl and Gary Thomas; and many nieces and nephews. There currently aren’t any services scheduled for Dr. Thomas. Arrangements are being handled by the caring professionals at the Noblin Funeral Service Belen Chapel, 418 W. Reinken Ave., (505)864-4448, where an online guest register is available at www.noblin.com.
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