William Thomas

 

 

Age: 53

 

Summary: car salesman and elder brother of the Louisiana Department of State Civil Service general counsel and attorney Adrienne Bordelon who was among one of 12 unidentified persons reported missing and presumed dead in the historic August 2016 Louisiana floods when a prolonged rainfall in the northeastern regions of Louisiana resulted in the catastrophic flooding that submerged thousands of houses and businesses as the heavy rain from a very slow-moving tropical low pressure system exceeded 20 inches in multiple parishes of East Baton Rouge causing many rives and waterways to reach record levels, in which the flood has been called the worst natural disaster in the United States since Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned in a flash flooding

 

Born: November 8, 1963

 

Died: August 14, 2016

 

Location: Denham Springs, Louisiana