- Date of passing: Nov 20, 2012
|Let the memory of Elaine be with us forever|
"Elaine has left us all with a deep longing to see her beautiful smile, hear her talk like she understands our pain and joy. Her kindness and love for her mom, Odessa, gave us an example that we never forget. I think of her very often and her memory gives me strength and optimism. Thank you Elaine with love, from your "Liz"."
"Hey Nana, I miss you. I'm glad you got to see me in my uniform before you left. I know it made you proud. I'm hoping I can wear a uniform again. I remember you told me in high school there would be a day when the girls wouldn't stop calling. I'm 25 and it still hasn't happened but I trust you. I'm hoping your memory continues to guide me and I can still hear your laugh in my memories. Miss you Nana.
"Hello mom I miss you so much, and thank God for you all the time. You taught me alone to love and I thank you for sharing this with me. I'm glad that you were finally happy for me with the love of my life and giving me your blessing and telling me that everything will be alright just hang in there and do not give up, mom thanks again I love you so much and missing you.
Son Marsellis Thomas"
"It's like someone takes my heart and squeezes it. It hurts with the feeling of imcomplete goodbyes. Elaine took up residence in my heart and I will always ask her to stay there. Keep me company and friendship as she always did. Missing her dearly....
"GM, mom I miss you so much and thank God for you and all that you gave me with your love and wisdom. It's just like yesterday us talking on Sunday just laughing, I miss that and seeing you again will be a great joy to my heart. I love you mom.
"To my mother "Cookie" Happy Mother's Day!!!! You are truly missed....I Love You So Much!!!
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM!!!!!
I'm so happy today that the love that you shared to our family was such a great anchor in my life. I want to say thank you and (dad)Wil for all that you have given to each of us.
"Hello mom, its the day before your's and dad birthday. It's just like yesterday that we were in the house all together laughing. You mom, Wil(dad), Chinitta and Jr sitting at the kitchen table watching t.v. and eating dinner. I miss you so so so much.....
I love you mom....Marsellis"
"Mom, I miss you so much. It's just like yesterday when we were talking on the phone laughing. You will be forever missed, but not forgotten....
Love Your Son,
"Hello Mom, today is 12/2/14 and I'm thinking of you and how you Chinitta Dad and Jr we all used to go to church together and you and dad played and sung every Sunday. I just wanted you to know as you can see from up there in Heaven that I've been living your prayers out down here on earth that you prayed over my life from your very womb. I'm playing the drums in church and singing each Sunday. Mom I love you so much and miss you, dad, Chinitta and Grandma so so so much.. Until later, I love you mom...Marsellis"
"Hello Mom, I miss you so, so , much the pain I feel in my heart I cannot explain. Since you've been gone I have not been the same, waking up to call you each morning before I went to work and now, I don't have that. But, I thank you for making me the "Strong Man" that you have made me. Thank you for being my mother I love you. God did hear your prayers! I love you mom............Marsellis"
"It is almost Thanksgiving and Elaine's memory did not fade as we all get together with our family members. I miss hearing Elaine's stories of her beloved family that grew to many, over the years. Elaine would be happy to know that we are thinking of her beautiful smile and wish we could share our stories with her. Love, Elizabeth and Dani."
"It is hard to believe that Elaine was not here with us for one year already. I missed her smile and sweet voice so often and now today, all the pain of the memory I experienced just a year ago are flooding back. Elaine was a unique woman as she was both a child and an adult. She was both serious and funny and made the best Southern fried chicken. I hear your laughs and see your smiles...."
"Hey ma! You always have been there for the family and you never let us down. I thank you and dad for giving me life. I wish you could be here now, but know I'm going to be a better man and I'm going to carry out your wish. I love you and I will see you again. I love you mom!"
"Mom the pain is so deep, your my everything I will always keep your memory alive. I love you. Your son Marsellis"
"Elaine dedicated her entire life to the well-being of her husband, parents, daugher and sons. Her selfless and good nature made a lasting impression on everyone she met. She protected and prayed for every stranger she came across. She will be remembered and dearly missed by many. In face of adversity she would smile and say "one day at a time". Thank you Elaine for all you've done for us."
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