On Sunday, April 18th our beloved Sherice Daniele Parker Thomas, 49, departed this life at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, VA from COVID-19 complications. She accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior and was baptized on October 4, 1981 at Brookville Baptist Church where she was actively involved. She graduated from Heritage High School and Old Dominion University. In the Tidewater VA area she worked passionately and cared for the well-being of her patients and others as a Registered Nurse.
She leaves to cherish two daughters, Taylor and Torri Thomas; devoted parents, Myra and John Cobbs; one brother, Jared (Hillaire) Cobbs; one nephew, Cameron; one aunt; four uncles; a devoted friend, Dinetta Sandidge-Smith; and a host of family and friends.
A celebration of Sherice’s life will be held on Saturday, May 1st at 1 p.m. at Greater Brookville Baptist Church. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and the safety of family and friends, the church will allow 50 people to attend services in the church but unlimited people at the interment with face masks and social distancing. In addition, services will be live streamed.
Cremation Society of Virginia in Newport News, VA and Tharp Funeral Home in Lynchburg, VA will be assisting the family. Please send all correspondence and condolences to Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory located at 220 Breezewood Dr., Lynchburg, VA 24502.