Derrick Keith Bomar, Sr. passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Mission Hospital. He was born on June 15, 1976 in Boston, MA to Alvernon Bomar (Nadine) and the late Barbara Wilson.
Derrick attended Asheville City Schools. He worked as a machine operator for Custom Packaging in Arden, NC. He also served his community as a youth mentor and attended New Life of Excellence Church in Spartanburg, SC. Derrick enjoyed spending time with family and taking care of others. He had a great sense of humor with an infectious laugh and smile.
In addition to his mother, Derrick was preceded in death by sons, Darkece Bomar and Derrick Bomar, Jr.
Left to cherish his memory is wife, Risa Bomar; sons, Javan Bomar and Javontae Bomar; daughters, Jayla Bomar, LaRita Bomar, Leesa Talbert, Dyshanna Boseman; grandchildren, Honor, Jhordyn, Dallas, Kanya; brothers, Rashawn Bomar, Adam Wilson, Gregory Boston (Shameka), Rod Porter; sisters, Dionne Terrell (Mike) and Meiesha James (Kelvin); brothers-in-law, Chuma (Rebecca) and Antonio Green; sister-in-law, Detria Holloway; special aunt, Sandra Pearson; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and special friends.
Funeral service will be held at 3:00 pm Thursday, July 16, 2020 in the chapel of Ray Funeral & Cremation Service. Public viewing will be from 2:30-6:00 pm Wednesday, July 15, 2020 and from 9:30 am- 3:00 pm Thursday, July 16, 2020 also in the chapel. Due to the COVID-19 regulations, all attendees will be required to wear a face covering and adhere to social distancing protocols.
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