~ Obituary ~
Jacqueline Willis Thomas entered into eternal life with her Lord and Savior on June 1, 2019 at Rochester Mayo Clinic in Rochester MN.
Jacqueline was born July 18, 1955 in Wilmington, NC. She was one of seven children born to the late Mr. Willie (Bill) and Mary Edan Reaves.
She was the loving and devoted wife of Clyde Marcellus Thomas and an extraordinary mother to Belinda Reaves and Brielle Thomas, and grandmother to Maurice Marcel Thomas and Trayvon Tyus D’Marr Anderson Jr.
She received a BS degree in Mathematics in 1978 from North Carolina A&T College of Science and Technology. She took early retirement in 2010 from BAS System as a senior computer analyst. She was a member of The Living Word Church and WOM for 20 years and House of Praise Ministries until her father called her home. She served as a faithful member who truly loved the Lord.
Jacqueline is preceded in death by her loving father: Mr. Willie (Bill) Lee Reaves; loving mother: Mary Edan Reaves; one sister: Vernell Webb.
Those left to Cherish her fond and loving memories include: Four sisters: Sharon Brown of NC, Willie Mae “Sister” Reaves, Betty Toson, and Valentina Cotton all of Mullins SC, Two step-daughters: Pamela Taylor of MN and Meliah Littlejohn of SC. 8 nieces, 10 nephews, and a host of other loving relatives and friends.