Cameron Thomas was three years old and had autism. He was from Chesapeake, Virginia. On October 27, 2015, Cameron got out of his home through a window while his father was in the shower and wandered away around 6:00pm. He was found drowned in a nearby body of water later that night. His parents are Rachel Allen and Cody Thomas.
Tribute to Cameron Thomas: "Cameron had the ability to cheer anyone up with his bright smile, a soft touch of his hand, and tight hug around the neck. His loving and warm nature and free spirited style will be sorely missed by everyone (From Cameron Thomas Obituary)."
Links about Cameron Thomas:
Obituary: Cameron Thomas Obituary at Legacy.com
Memorial Page: Facebook Page - In Remembrance of Cameron Thomas
- Missing boy with autism found dead in Virginia marsh (Jake Burns, WTVR, October 28, 2015)
- After son tragically drowns, couple makes generous offer to parents of children with autism (Scott Wise, WTVR, October 29, 2015)
- Chesapeake family grieves after missing 3 year old is found dead (13 News now, November 2, 2015)
- Police release cause of death for 3 year old boy with autism found dead in Chesapeake neighborhood (WTKR.com, October 27, 2015)