Desmond Earl Thomas, Jr. was 11 years old and had autism. He was from Houston, Texas. Desmond wandered away from his father on October 3, 2012, and he crossed a busy interstate in Houston, where he was hit by a sports utility vehicle. He died from his injuries on October 3, 2012. Desmond's parents are Desmond Earl and Tina Marie Thomas.
Tributes to Desmond Thomas: "Bright as sunshine, he lit up the whole world with his big brown eyes. He loved to swim, pirate ships and..."hot chips, candy and coke!" He will be loved, missed and in our memory forever (Desmond Thomas Obituary at ObitsforLife.com)."
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