Body recovered from Tift Co. lake

Published: Jan. 10, 2022 at 12:32 PM EST
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ELDORADO, Ga. (WALB) - A body was recovered from a Tift County lake on Sunday, according to Coroner Melissa Caroll.

Trequavion Thomas was found on Sunday around 9:30 a.m. at Lake Larry in Eldorado.

The coroner said Thomas’ car was recovered Saturday night.

Tracy Thomas, Traquavion’s mother spoke with WALB News 10 on Monday with a heavy heart. Tracy said the day her son went missing was also the day he celebrated his 18th birthday.

Tracey said her son was very quiet and loved to be around his family and friends. He had plans to finish high school to advance in his music career. Tracey remembers her son as a hard worker that loved to be able to be able to help provide for his family.

The cause of death is still not known. An autopsy will be done Tuesday, according to Caroll.

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