Shanita Thomas, age 32

Lost to gun violence on January 30, 2021 in Albany, New York.

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  • Nickname:
    2 Nita Bee
  • Number of children:
    1 2
  • Personality:
    1 Funny, loving, caring, and strong
  • Occupation:
    1 Nurse
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  • Schools attended:
    1 Hackett, Albany high school
    1 Livingston
  • Comments:
    1 Beautiful, kind and generous mother, sister, daughter, cousin and friend.
    1 This is a double homicide. Shanita was newly married and pregnant. My heart aches.
    1 I love you Shanita Thomas I wish this didn't happen to you and your family SIP
    1 So heartbreaking. RIP. We have to start protecting our black queens
    2 Shanita you were the light that shines through dark days. Your going to be missed
    2 goneway too soon such a beautiful human being

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