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Official Obituary of

Nikia Nashawn Thompson

May 13, 1980 ~ March 16, 2024 (age 43) 43 Years Old

Nikia Thompson Obituary

NIKIA NASHAWN THOMPSON was born on May 13, 1980. Entered her eternal rest on Saturday, March 16, 2024. She was born, to The Reverend Mitchelyn E. Thompson and Junior Thompson. She was a graduate of Austin East Magnet High School, Class of 1999. Nikia was a member of Greater Ebenezber Baptist Church. Nikia loved the Lord and accepted him early in her life. Nikia sang in the choir and was a student in Sunday school. She was a member of the Red Circle and Sunshine Circle and BTU. She was a wonderful daughter, sister, mother, and grandmother. She loved her family and friends and enjoyed cooking for others. Her mother gave her the name of “Missionary Nikia” because her passion for cooking and serving others was a gift from God. Nikia was an entrepreneur, and a jack of all trades. She was a very multi- talented young lady. She will truly be missed by all who loved her.

Preceded in death by Grandfather; Robert Lee Edwards, Sr., Grandmother; Mary Gillespie, Great Grandparents; Eugene & Willie Mae Johnson Sr. Uncles; Robert Jr., and Efrem Sr. (Sharon) Edwards, Louis Thompson, Samuel Baker, Thomas, Richard, Eugene Jr. and William Johnson, Aunts; Essie Boggs, Mary Frances (Charles) Hunter, Lucy Rhodes, Rachel (Glenn) Schumpert, Cousins; Evan Thompson, and Eugene Johnson, III.

She leaves to cherish her memories, Son; Domenic Lamar Holland Jr., Daughter; Darmonie Dufferine Holland, Grandson; Alexander Xavier Lee. Brothers; Christopher Thompson and Jamelle (ShaKayra) Thompson, devoted Sister; Brittany Thompson, devoted Grandmother; Sarah J. Edwards, Nieces; Zion Thompson, Scottlynn Green, Chrynea & Mazyah Thompson, Kaelyn Martin, Great Niece; Charm Pierson, Nephews; Hunter Green, Isaiah Campbell, and Braylen Young, Uncles; Malcolm T. Edwards, William (Rose) Thompson, Terry Thompson, Willie J. (Freda) Johnson, Aunts; Glaydean & Toni Edwards, Clara J. Byrd, Beatrice Sturgell, Bonnie (Michael) Kirby, Mattie Johnson, and a host of Family and Friends.

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Receiving Friends
March 27, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mt. Calvary Baptist Church (Knoxville)

Funeral Service
March 27, 2024

12:00 PM
Mt. Calvary Baptist Church (Knoxville)

March 27, 2024

2:00 PM
New Gray Cemetery


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