Bill Thames, 61, of Magee passed away Thursday, February 2, 2012, at St. Dominic Hospital, in Jackson. Born in Magee, on November 16, 1950, a son of the late Marguerite Lucille (Pierce) and John Wiley Thames, Bill is survived by his wife, Suzy (Lipe) Thames; a son, John William Thames of Hattiesburg; and a daughter, Claire Marie Thames of Magee. Bill had been a Certified Public Accountant in Magee for many years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association. Visitation will be Friday, February, 3, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home, Magee. Religious service will be at First United Methodist Church, Magee, at 10:00 am on Saturday, February 4, 2012, with Rev. Evan Aikins officiating. Interment will be in Magee City cemetery.