Thomeeka D. Speaks, 24, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Rhode Island Hospital.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of Thomas Wills and Karen Speaks.
Thomeeka was a family support worker for Community Care Alliance in the Health Family Program. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Providence College and was currently enrolled at Rhode Island College pursuing her Master’s Degree.. She was a live spirit and was full of energy. She was a very happy and kind person who was loved by all.
Besides her parents she leaves three sisters, Kristen Speaks, Carrissa Speaks and her partner Jacqeline Onasile and Lateathomel Speaks all of East Providence, three brothers, Lawrence Speaks, Jr., Thomas Speaks and his wife Kristen Groff-Speaks and John Speaks all of East Providence, several nieces and nephews and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was the granddaughter of the late Arthur and Nena Speaks and Joseph and Daisy Wills.
Her funeral will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be held in Rumford Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 5-8.