Lavera C. (Large) Thomas

January 26, 2019


Lavera C. (Large) Thomas, 90, formerly of Fall River, passed away January 26, 2019 at the Nemasket Health Care Center in Middleboro.

She was the wife of the late John C. Thomas II. Lavera was born in Terre Haute, IN, she previously lived in Portsmouth, RI for many years.

She was the longtime Sunday School Secretary and choir member at Third Baptist Church in Fall River.

Lavera is survived by two daughters, Susan Jones (Everett) of Thomasville, GA and Linda Roy (Stephen) of Lakeville. She was the stepmother of John C. Thomas III and the late Donna Greene, both of NC.
She was the mother of the late Jeffrey J. Thomas.

Lavera leaves seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Calling hours are Monday, January 28, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. in the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson St., Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Funeral Services and burial will be private at the request of the family.

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