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LaFonda R. Eppes

September 8, 1981 July 17, 2021
LaFonda R. Eppes
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Ms. LaFonda Rachele Eppes, 39 of Crewe Virginia, departed this life suddenly on Saturday July 17, 2021 at VCU Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia. She was the Daughter of Vincent and Minister Mary Anderson and the Granddaughter of Carrie and Roscoe Anderson.

Fonda was a loving and caring Mother to her three children, Keiontra (Lucy), Dar’rik (Reek), and Darriel (Mane); and a very special Nana to her Grandson Da’Khari (Tootie).

LaFonda graduated from Nottoway High School in the class of 1999. In 2013, she completed the CNA program at Southside Virginia Community College, where she was recognized as a model student, obtaining numerous awards and recognitions. She worked as a CNA at Brandermill and Amelia Nursing Homes upon completing her degree. In 2017, LaFonda graduated with High Honors from Virginia College, receiving her Associates Degree of Applied Science in Medical Office Administration. Upon graduating, LaFonda became employed as a Patient Account Coordinator for Cenevia, in Richmond, VA where she was currently employed.

In addition to her professional career, LaFonda loved to cook for everyone. She loved to laugh, loved music, she was a shoe fanatic, and she loved jewelry. LaFonda loved to keep her nails, feet and hair done and she loved to ride and just enjoy life. She was her kids best friend and she absolutely loved her Grandson.

LaFonda leaves to cherish her Memory: Three Children; Keiontra (Lucy) Eppes, Dar’rik (Reek) Lawrence and Darriel (Mane) Lawrence; one Grandson, Da’Khari Smith; Parents Vincent and Minister Mary Anderson; one Sister Kiara Hayes (David) ; one Niece Shaniya Hayes; one Nephew Davion Hayes; Godbrother, Alejhandro Eppes Sr-El (Chanda); Grandparents; Carrie Anderson (Roscoe), Ray Anderson Sr. (Laura); Aunts Annie Eppes, Daisy Taylor, Sarah Price, Shirley Robertson (Samuel), Sharon Anderson, Annette Jackson (Bill), Gwen Anderson, Renee’ Morgan; Uncles; Ronald Anderson (Lois), Randy Anderson; Godmother Cornelia Giles, Godchildren; Charleigh Davis, Candalise Love, Rodre Fowlkes, Jah’mir Crowley, Devoted Friends; Deneen Dowtin, Da’Quan Dowtin, Charita Coleman, LaToya Delaney, Tonya Hurt, Devoted Cousins; Sharonda Eppes, Crystal Washington (Pierre), Carlisa Eppes, Jewel Spicely, Tawnya Eppes and a host of other Cousins, relatives and friends.

There will be no public viewing

Funeral Service Saturday, July24, 2021 at 1:)0 PM at Springhill Baptist Church. Interment New Poplar Mount Baptist Church, Nottoway, VA.

W.E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home of Blackstone in charge of arrangement.
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