Mrs. Bessie Thomas transitioned Monday, June 4, 2018 at her Home in Hampton, VA.
Mrs. Bessie Thomas was born November 25, 1933 in Wrightsville, Georgia. She was a homemaker for over 30 years. Mrs. Thomas was also a Eastern Star member for over 25 years.
Mrs. Bessie Thomas was proceeded in death by her mother, Mattie Dickens; daughter, Ernestine Salim; great grandson, Tracey Cofield Jr.; sister, Dorothy Mitchelle and her brother, Rudy Banks.
She is survived by her four grandchildren, Roselyn Gilmer (James); Stacey Cofield-Reid (Alonzo); Tracey Cofield (Lisa) and Marquez Cofield. Mrs. Thomas has 11 great grandchildren and 12 great great children and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A viewing will be held Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 11a.m. to 1p.m. at C. C. Carter Funeral Home. Repass will be at Jeremiah Lodge, 2515 Chestnut Ave, NN.
It is the desire of the Thomas family that you keep them in your thoughts and prayers.
The family of the late Mrs. Bessie Thomas has entrusted her final care to the staff of C. C. Carter Funeral Home, Inc.