A memorial and vigil is planned today, Wednesday, April 1, at 4 p.m. on the football field in O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium to honor the life of Ms. Chekeria Renae Reid. Chekeria passed away suddenly yesterday, March 31, following a tragic car accident. The NCCU community is invited to attend the memorial.
Chekeria was a student in the Department of Physical Education and Recreation. Her department will hold a tribute to Chekeria’s life tomorrow, Thursday, April 2, during the 10:40 a.m. break. It will take place in the gymnasium of the LeRoy T. Walker Complex. It is open to the campus community.
Please continue to keep Chekeria’s family and friends, as well as Mr. Tariq Jacobs, who was also involved in the accident, in your thoughts and prayers.