Edwin Moleto Thomas Jr. Dies

Edwin Moleto Thomas Jr.

Edwin Moleto Thomas Jr. died Aug. 25.

The viewing will be held from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home.

Tributes will be held from 9-10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 13, with services to follow right after at Christchurch Methodist. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 3.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Alvira C. Williams; father, Edwin M. Thomas Sr.; uncle, Henry H. Thomas Jr.; and sister, Marie D. Maduro.

He is survived by his mother, Mary J. Williams; daughters: Jayde Thomas (mother is Cherelle Stapleton), and Edin Thomas (mother is Ianna Benjamin); sisters: Serena E. Williams and Elisa M. Thomas; uncles: Alford, Arthur and Michael Sr. Williams, Melvin Elliott, Henito, Kirtney and Donald Thomas; and aunts: Adina Elliott, Thelma, Joan and Marline Williams, Eugenita, Delva, Melva and Virginia Thomas, and MarieCeta Thomas-Todman.

He is also survived by cousins: Tara, Jamal, Isaiah, Ithio, Michael Jr., Brian, Brittany, Niguel, Sheniqua, Arthur Jr., Aquani, Nemiah, Layna, Nemoi, Careem, Marlee, Jaden and Titus Williams, Shaneil Charles, Marcia, Mariama, Selly, Troy, Cynthia and Vincent Thomas, Sinclear and Clinton Todman, Lance Jackson and Beverly Thomas-Benjamin; godson, Jayden Stapleton; and many other friends and family.