Out gay model, social media influencer, and entrepreneur Jeff Thomas has died at 35 years of age.
According to TMZ, Thomas’ body was found at his apartment on Wednesday, March 8. His death is “being viewed as an apparent suicide.” However, the model’s official cause of death has not yet been determined.
Thomas has over 120,000 followers on Instagram. The last picture on his profile, shared on March 8, shows him lying in a pool. The caption reads:
“A cold plunge a day keeps the doctor away. #coldplunge #wellness #mentalhealth.”
On Instagram, Thomas described himself as the founder and director of an art consulting agency called One Popsicle. He also listed model, actor, aspiring firefighter, and proud dog dad in his bio.
A few celebrities have taken to the comments section of Thomas’ last post to share their sentiments. RuPaul’s Drag Race season 15 star Sasha Colby wrote, “Rest in love.” All Stars 4 star Gia Gunn commented, “I love you my baby… forever.” Financial advisor Timo Weiland replied, “Will love you always. Devastated to lose your bright light & even brighter energy in this life, angel.” Actor Robert Gant wrote, “Oh Jeff. I’m so incredibly sorry to hear this news. God bless, friend.” Writer Evan Ross Katz replied, “Heartbroken.”
We’re sending our condolences to Thomas’ family members, friends, and loved ones.