La. corrections officer dies from COVID-19

Sgt. Rosa Thomas worked at the Louisiana State Penitentiary for nearly 13 years


By Sarah Calams

BATON ROUGE, La. — A Louisiana corrections officer died July 26 from COVID-19 complications.

KATC.com reported that Sgt. Rosa Thomas began her career with Louisiana DOC in 2007. She worked at the Louisiana State Penitentiary for nearly 13 years. 

"She was known as a hard worker who was very dependable, rarely missing work," a Facebook post by the department said. "She enjoyed her vacations, taking cruises, and in her free time loved to shop and cook."

Thomas leaves behind three sons.

 

On Sunday, July 26, 2020, our Department of Public Safety and Corrections family lost Sgt. Rosa Thomas as a result of...

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