KyShara La’Shae Carter, 25, of Howardsville went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 17, 2020 after losing her battle to breast cancer. She was born in Charlottesville on March 29, 1995, a daughter of Antonio Johnson (Latoia Johnson) and Caroline Jones (Mario Jones).
KyShara graduated in 2013 from Charlottesville High School. She was deeply passionate about make-up and cosmetology and was working on pursing her cosmetology certification. KyShara grew-up in the church singing in the choir, participating in the youth ministry and was still an active member of Salem Baptist Church. KyShara greatly enjoyed shopping and was always looking for the best deal. She also liked traveling and spending time with her family and friends, especially during the holidays. KyShara will always be remembered for her loving and caring personality. She was a great and loving mother to her daughter, Zariyah; who was her world, and a beloved daughter, granddaughter, and friend, who will be forever missed.
KyShara was greeted into Heaven by her paternal grandparents, Clifton and Thelma Lee Ayers; paternal great grandmother, Mary Johnson; maternal great grandmothers, Dora Banks and Lina Mae Smith.
In addition to her parents and daughter, left to cherish her memory are her maternal grandparents, Bessie and Raymond Carter; brother, Mario B. Jones; special friends: Christella Cooke-Cain, Markel Goode, Casey Goode, Shemeya Perkins-Goode, Deysia Ayres, Tarian Ayres, R.J. Gilmore, and Kwamanie Ayers; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, extended family, and friends.
A celebration of life graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at Salem Baptist Church Cemetery. Due to Covid-19 regulations, those attending are asked to please meet at the cemetery, wear a facial mask and practice social distancing. Following the service, those that are not able to attend are invited to watch the service online by visiting www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbtxwSOKCOU&feature=youtu.be
There will be no formal visitation. Relatives and friends are welcome to come by Thacker Brothers Funeral Home in Scottsville on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. to view and pay their respects.
Memorial contributions may be made in KyShara's memory to The American Breast Cancer Foundation by visiting www.abcf.org/donate.
The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to all doctors, nurses, and staff at the University of Virginia Medical Center and Hospice of the Piedmont, KyShara’s church family at Salem Baptist Church and Goshen Baptist Church, and the many family and friends who loved and support her and her family.
Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories online with the family by visiting www.thackerbrothers.com.
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