Herb Thomas Obituary – Death: Herb Thomas, a longtime Cleveland, Ohio resident and a Longtime Fox 8 cameraman died on Monday, October 4, 2021. Details surrounding his death have not been made public at this time.
He was best know as “Soul Man” from the Houlihan / Big Chuck / Little John universe by seasoned Cleveland TV viewers.
Saddened by the loss of Herb Thomas. His work taught me visual storytelling. Herb had a huge influence on my early career. He was a creative force, a man of faith and kindness. His light shone brightly. Sympathies to my friends at WJW @fox8news pic.twitter.com/2Menmy6yIM
— Kelly O’Donnell (@KellyO) October 5, 2021
Herb Thomas worked with WJW TV – FOX 8 for over 40 years. He was chief photographer & co-producer of the “Robin Swoboda Show” and “Neighborhood” Award winning photojournalist. Member of the Broadcasters Hall of Fame and NATAS Silver Circle.