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January 21, 1971 – May 30, 2023

Erica Leonza Bagley was born January 21, 1971, at Petersburg General Hospital to the late Barbara and Brad Bagley. She was the sister of Terecia Hendricks.

Erica graduated from Petersburg High School and attended Richmond School of Health and Technology to earn her credentials to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. Her last place of employment was as a personal caregiver to her father. 

Erica practiced Christian faith and worshipped with the Union Branch Baptist Church, Chesterfield, VA. She had a special relationship with her aunt, Sallie Green (James) of Brooklyn, NY and her cousin, LTC (Ret) Beverly Maddux of Woodbridge, VA.

Erica leaves to cherish her memories: aunts, Ruth Maddux of Woodbridge, VA, Evangelist Ann Crawley (James) of Blackstone, VA; uncles, Leroy Bagley of Richmond, VA, Hlbem Efarahji of Blackstone, VA and Daniel Coles (Zelda) of Kenbridge, VA; nephews, Joseph Hendricks of Oxford, NC and Terence Hendricks of Kenbridge, VA; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.

A special thanks to Carleasse Blackwell, the Coles, Maddux and Miller-Crawley families, Chaplain April Edwards and the Staff, ICU and Hospice Nurses at Bon Secours Southside Medical Center for taking extra steps during her illness and transititon on May 30, 2023. 

A memorial service will be held 1:00 P.M., Saturday, June 10, 2023, at 183 Starlight Lane, Kenbridge, VA., Elder James C. Crawley, eulogist.

J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, VA, (804) 732-8911.