Allen Ross Thomas passed away on May 7 ,2017 . Allen left behind two wonderful children, Savannah and London Thomas. He is also survived by his mother Sandra and Harold Popham, his brother Keith and Amanda Thomas, step brother, Michael and Pamela Popham , step brother Rick Popham and Lisa Casey , his uncle Cosby and Susan Thomas, his children's mother Colleen Tinnell, his father Ross and Judy Thomas, nieces and nephews, cousins and two great aunts Allen received a degree in electrical engineering from DeVry University. He was a tremendous talent, making large contributions in his chosen field of Internet Technology. He also was a well-known professional and concert photographer. He was a wonderful father, son, brother and friend. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. A private family service is being held and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

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  1. Allen,s kind and giving spirit touched so many, he will never be forgotten.
    May God give you strength and speed your healing process during this difficult time.

  2. Allen was a kind soul. Loved by so many. He is missed but will never be forgotten. Prayers and healing wishes to family, friend and all he touched with his spirit.

  3. I am so saddened at Allen’s passing. He will be missed by many, and especially by me. He was a friend and colleague. Fly high friend!

  4. Going to miss you Allen. You were a great guy and very talented at your work, the photo shoots of Emily are amazing, Many sincere blessings to your family,

  5. Allen was humble and kind. I was always happy to see him at shows as well as the other way around. His talent is indisputable and he shared it freely. I considered him a friend and I will miss him.

  6. Allen, you are so missed.
    I will miss seeing you running around at shows with your camera…..
    The world will be a darker place without you.

  7. Words can’t express the sadness my husband and I feel over Allen’s passing. Allen was a longtime friend of ours, a humble and caring soul, an extremely talented and accomplished photographer, an IT genius, always greeted us with a huge smile and a hug, and we miss him terribly.

    Our condolences to the family during this difficult time…may you find comfort and peace. ❤

    Much love from both of us. Kathy and Jim

  8. What a great guy. When I first met Allen, I couldn’t believe someone with such talent would be taking photos at some of the shows I attended. He was always so nice and when he was shooting at the bigger concerts, he still said hi to you. I always thought I would see you again. Rest in piece, you will be missed and remembered.

  9. I was saddened to hear the news. I went to High School with Allen and then saw him often when he was photographing concerts. I thought it was awesome that he stayed true to the love of Rock and Roll and was so jealous of the people he got to meet! Rest in peace. My thoughts are with the family during this difficult time.

  10. What a beautiful soul! So happy I got to share with Alan what his friendship and support meant to be at EarthLink. Condolences to the family.

  11. Its sorrowful to see that Allen has left. He was always a kind person to be around, and spoke well of those around him. My sympathy goes out to his family.

  12. What a great spirit you had Allen. Wish that you could have grasped all that life had to offer. You worked hard and long trying to get to that right place. You are missed and loved by many. We celebrate your life daily and can’t wait to see you again. I know Allie Bean misses you; as do I and many others. Much love and peace…… Jules, Biscuit, Lilly and Holly

  13. Allen gonna miss you bro, all the life talks we had, your positive outlooks on life and all the fun shows, we had a blast!! I know one thing for sure, only the good die young. You were not only great person you had a big heart, you will be Missed Nick

  14. I will miss our talks about Jesus, and how He was working in your life. You are now in His presence. I will see you when I get there. Love you brother!

  15. So saddened by your early journey home to our Father. Miss you so much ! You rock! See you again one day my friend

  16. I will miss you Allen and the world lost its very best concert photographer. I hope and pray that your family finds peace and I will see you one day brother.

  17. I love you Allen, I thank you for all eternity and for what you did for me! Tears for you Tears for me. Love you forever more! Your brother Cory

  18. Allen, you were a good friend to me in high school! Thanks for the rides home and for listening to me talk about life stuff! You will be missed! Blessings of love and peace to the family!!

  19. Blessed I was to know you, You will be missed.. As your soul shines and brightens the heavens be at peace on your journey.
    Sending prayers to your family !

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