Tesha Thornell Papik, age 38, went to be with the Lord on January 11, 2018 following a short battle with cancer. Tesha was a loving, compassionate, dedicated Christian mother and friend. She is survived by her husband, Jimmy Papik; 6 children; Botssy, Jesse, Jadon, Shayla, Joseph, and Julian; mother, Donna Mylott and husband Calvin; father, Mitch Thornell; Mamaw Gladys Stonecipher; special cousin Tabitha Bean and children Anna & Gideon, and other family members - Billie Joe Cox; Roland, Linda, Greg, and Danielle Julian; and Sue and Skip Scipinoni. Tesha was preceded in death by son: Johnathan and Papaw Boots Stonecipher.
Tesha's memorial service was January 19, 2018 in Santa Monica, California.