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LaRome Derricott

October 15,1987 - November 26,2018

Obituary for LaRome Derricott

On November 26, 2018 LaRome Arkee Derricott closed his eyes for the last time and walked into the sunset. He was born in Richmond, Virginia to Patrina L. Derricott and Rodney W. White. He is proceeded in death by his maternal grandparents, Gretter L. Holmes and Floyd Benjamin Derricott Sr. and his mentor and role model Richard (Pops) Fleming.

LaRome attended Henrico County Schools. As a young boy he was very free spirited and enjoyed writing poems ( which later turned to lyrics), playing basketball, playing video games, or simply chilling with friends. Music became his passion in his early high school years. He continued to pursue his musical dreams while becoming a father and working full-time.

Affectionately known as Romeo, Romie the homie, Big Rome, and Rome Raw...you would hardly ever see him without a smile. His energy stayed positive even though life gave him many reasons to stress. We often joked that he was conceited; to which he always gave us his usual half laugh. He loved his children with everything in his heart and tried to show them daily a father's love. To say he will be truly missed by all is an understatement.To know Rome was to love Rome. He was easy to talk to and there was not anyone that he could meet that would not soon be a friend.

Rome leaves to cherish his memory his devoted mother, Patrina L. Derricott, his devoted grandfather James C. Holmes, one brother Marcus T. Derricott (Amanda), four children Kayden, Kalab, Khole, and Jayden Derricott. Two uncles one devoted Floyd Benjamin Derricott Jr. (Akua), and Lamonize Clarke (Ellen) , three aunts one devoted Natasha C. Derricott, Tryanne Clarke, and Tashell Waller, two nieces Evagaline and Marceline Derricott, a host of cousins, two devoted Benjamin and Tiavia Mickens, the mother of his three children Helena Foskey, a host of friends, four devoted Misterelle (Mista) Branch, James Gray, Kelvin (Kay) and Greg Gardner.
Cuz all I ever wanted to be was the Bruce Lee of loose leaf -Eminem-

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To the family and friends,
I am very sorry to here of the loss of your loved one.
Where can we receive comfort when we grieve? 2Corinthians 1:3,4 in the Bible says: \\" Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort,  who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God.\\" God comforts us by letting us know what happens to our loved ones when they die and gives us hope that they will be brought back to life. To see proof of this from your Bible ask any one of Jehovah\\'s Witnesses to show you.
Also you can see a short vedio \\"Is There Hope for the Dead?\\" https://www.jw.org/finder?srcid=share&prefer=content&applanguage=E&locale=en&item=pub-imv_4_VIDEO&docid=1011214
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I love you so much.!
- Kea
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We’re thinking of you all and praying for you every second of the day.
- Blevins Family
I love you Rome, and always will. You will always have a special place in my heart I\\'ll never forget you....
- Monique Clanton
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- April B. & Jaiden Derricott
Rome you were always a good friend and had my back reguardless of the sitiuation I\\'m blessed to be able to have been able to call you friend. I never forget our late night early mornings on fifth ave. Forever in my heart till we meet again
- Kristen Gibson
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- Tiffany Spencer
I\\'m truly going to miss you Rome. I will never forget you, you will always have a place in my heart! I wanna thank you for the laughs, the shoulders to cry on, and just being there always no matter what the situation was. I know you are smiling down on us with your wings on because you have a beautiful spirit. I will never forget you.. Love Always Tip
- Tiffany
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- Lena
I love you and miss you so much...losing you bought on a different kind of pain, my heart and shattered into pieces. Now I’m left with trying to fill a void in our babies hearts...they love you and miss their father dearly..I’ll make sure they Never forget you. Sleep peacefully my love.
- Helena Foskey
i met some long before he came into my family.i was working for fasmart and they needed help at the store he was working,he showed me so much kindness and always coming to my aide and that friendly smile he always showed told the story of how he became my son enlaw may god keep you and ?????ÇÖ?£you
- Michelle foskey
Today we lay you to rest. My baby cousin. I remember the day you were born. It was one of the most happiest days of my life. You could not tell me you were not my child lol. Going to your head start graduation.. I remember the day you said my name. I wish I could hear you say it now. I miss you Romie.. I wish I could turn back the hands of time and change things. See that big smile of yours ..I love you dearly and I will never forget you. R.I.Paradise.. One love ?ó?Ø?ñ?¤???Å One mic ???????ñ
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