Emma L. Thomas Garrick (ROCKAWAY, N.Y.)

ROCKAWAY, N.Y. - Emma L. (Thomas) Garrick the daughter of the Late Emma and Albert Thomas Sr., formerly of Augusta Ga., entered into eternal rest on TuesdayÊ April 13, 2010 at Pennisula General Hospital in Far Rockaway NY after a brief illness. Emma attended Immaculate Conception Academy during her formative years.Ê She migrated to NY where she retired from the NYC Board of Education as an elementary school teacher, where she taught for 35 years. She leaves to cherish her loving memory, two daughters, three sons all of Far Rockaway, NY, three sisters CharityÊ Thomas , BrendaÊ Taylor , Mary Thomas,Ê one brother E. James Thomas all ofÊ Augusta, Ga., 4 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, 13 nieces and nephewsÊ including Jason Moody, Gloria Eugene, Thelma Moody and a host of relatives and friends.

The Augusta Chronicle-April 18, 2010