LaVerne Hedrington Dies at 67

Laverne Delores Thomas Hedrington

Laverne Delores Thomas Hedrington died on Wednesday, May 10, in Largo, Maryland. She was 67 years old.

She is survived by her husband, Clinton Hedrington Sr.

Children: Clinton Hedrington Jr., Le’Vette Hedrington and Le’Velle Hedrington Parsons.

Her grandchildren: Asha, Ashaun and Khennoi Hedrington, Le’Dayjah Belle, LeLan Hedrington-Rhymer, LeKhaii Petty, Le’Lah, Le’Yah and Le’Niyah Parsons.

Stepchildren: Lorraine, Lorenzo, LaMoi, Lakeil and Aneesa Hedrington

Son-in-law: Newton Parsons.

Her sister: Laurie Brown

Brother: Gary Thomas, Sr.

Nephews: Gerald Thomas, III, JMel Thomas, Kaseem Thomas, Gary Thomas, Jr. and Darius Donovan.

Nieces: Genelle Brathwaite, LaShae Brown, Kiana, Jerecia, Fantasia, Dominique and Malayah Thomas.

Uncles: Darius and Winston Seeley

Aunts: Marilyn Burrell, Classina and Winifred Seeley.

Sisters-in-law: Karen Fleming, Ruth Dunlap, Elvera Woods, Elsie Malone, Mariel Malone

Brothers-in-law: Llewelyn Brown and Pastor Roland Hedrington

Special cousins: Michelle Williams and JoAnn Taylor,

Godchildren: Monique Gumbs, Kishma Williams; Monet Francis: Sonique Salesman and Kamala Williams

Special friends: Patricia Parsons, Audrey Malone, Eldra Wilson and Cicily Francis.

As well as many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Funeral arrangements are in care of Turnbull’s Funeral Home. Viewing will be from 4-6 p.m., Thursday, June 8, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. On Friday, June 9, there will be a viewing from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., followed by the Home Going Celebration at the Memorial Moravian Church.  Interment will be at Nisky Moravian Cemetery (across from Western Cemetery).

The family has requested shades of orange and crème be worn.

Tributes and pictures can be sent to by June 1.

Professional services have been entrusted to Turnbull’s Funeral Home and Crematory Services, 3815 Crown Bay, Suite 10, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI, 00802. Office 779-6565 and Fax: 779-6566.