Thomas graduated from Rossville High School in Georgia.
Song writer, Central Songs, Los Angeles, 1959-1961;
song writer, House of Cash, Nashville, 1990;
recording artist, Cameo/Parkway Records, Philadelphia, 1965-1966;
publisher music, McGibony Publication, Rossville, Georgia, since 1986;
publisher music, Harry Fox Agency, New York City, since 1990.
A selfish man who cares nothing about his family. He and his wife Gene have severed all ties with their children and even went as far as to tell them they do not want them in their lives. Selfish and uncaring, Mr. McGibony even went so far as to tell one of their granddaughters, "We don't have a granddaughter by your name."
Married to Joe Ella McClure, January 1954 (divorced 1976). Children: Kimberly Jean, Teresa Annette, Thomas Richard II. Married Mary Miles, September 9, 1976. Children: Debbie, Kelly Renee.