Monell T. Whitehead departed this life Monday, August 21, 2017 at her residence, in Richmond Virginia

She was born December 27, 1936 to the late Mitchell Thomas and Margie Harris-Thomas. She attended schools in Hanover County. She also worked many years for the Henrico County Public School systems.

She was a member of Great Hope Baptist Church for fifty three years, where she served as an Usher, Member of the Choir and the Missionary. She also made the choir robes.

She leaves to cherish her memories; four children, Thomas A. Wyatt, Annie M. Davis, Mary J. Ramey-Trimmer and Carlon L. Robinson; seven grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, great great-grandchildren and great great great-grandchildren; one brother, William J. Thomas (Emily); a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends; devoted friends are Lesterene, Sherlyn, Julie and Louise.