Who Is Felicia Forbes? Her Parents, Marriage With Tommy Lister

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Who Is Felicia Forbes? Her Parents, Marriage With Tommy Lister
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Felicia Forbes is widely recognized as the wife of late Hollywood actor Tom Lister Jr., aka Thomas “Tiny” Lister Jr. Though she is not professionally linked to the film industry, Felicia has maintained a decent identity in the media. And the credit primarily goes to her actor-husband.

Besides, she was also a mother of a daughter with Tom. While she shares a great bond with her only child, her relationship with her late husband already had come to an end before his death. That being said, her married life was not always the same.

Aside from her personal life, Felicia leads a decent career and leads a beautiful life. Here, find out about her parents, age, and all the details about her.

Felicia Forbes Wiki: Age, Parents

Felicia Forbes was born on 2nd Jan 1972, in Cape Town, Western Cape. As of 2023, she is 51 years of age.

Talking about her parents, her mother, Katie Holmes, passed away in June 2020. But not much about her father is out yet.

Felicia with her daughter Faith
Felicia with her daughter Faith  Source: Facebook

A lot of friends and family members of Felicia poured their condolence on the death of her mother.

What Does Felicia Forbes Do? Her Profession

As of 2023, Felicia is a Human Resources Business Partner at ABM AVIATION, INC, the company that provides a comprehensive list of airline services and aviation services. She is working with ABM AVIATION, since November 2018.

However, any other professional details about her are yet to be revealed. She now resides in Long Beach, California, United States.

Marital Relationship with late Husband Tom Lister Jr: They had separated before his death

Felicia was in a marital relationship with an American character actor Tom Lister Jr. However, as of early 2020, the couple had already separated and on December 10th, 2020 her spouse passed away.

In a police interrogation concerning his personal issue in 2019, the Friday actor revealed that he had already separated from his wife Felicia. He also mentioned that they are, however, not divorced yet.

Felicia and Tom’s Wedding Ceremony

Felicia, who is originally from Cape Town, South Africa, has quite a beautiful wedding. They tied the knot in 2003 in her hometown of Cape Town.

The ceremony was held at the home of South African construction developer Faik Haroun and his wife Malie. Pastor Wayne Meyer of His People Christian Church officiated the nuptial.

Felicia Forbes married husband Tommy "Tiny" Lister in 2003
Felicia Forbes married her husband Tommy “Tiny” Lister in 2003

Talking about his marriage, Tom told Jet magazine said that he always wanted a wife like Felicia, who has a deep belief in Christ. He also mentioned his parents for his belief in God and the love he has for his wife and family. He said,

Life is an amazing blessing because of the love I have for my mother and father Tommy and Mildred Faye, who have been married for 48 years, whose love for me is the love that I have in my life now for god and my wife.

When and Where Did Forbes and Lister Meet?

Forbes met Lister in January 2003 in Cape Town where he was working for his movie Blast. The two dated for a while before they walked down the aisle the same year.

Felicia Forbes’ Children With Her Late Husband Tommy

From her married life with Thomas “Tiny” Lister Jr., she has a daughter named Faith. Their daughter was born in 2008 and she is 14 years old as of 2023.

Both Felicia and Tommy were close to their daughter. Besides, Felicia loves to share her daughter’s pictures on her social media handles.

Not only Felicia but her deceased partner Tom too used to share beautiful photos together with Faith on his Instagram.


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In my daughters room the day before our photo shoot with the debo clothing line AKA big tiny 💪🏾

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Like any father, he had an incredible bond with his kid.

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Tom Lister Jr. was a Successful actor: Passed away in December 2020

Felicia Forbes’s husband Tommy was a successful actor and a professional wrestler who had a wrestling stint with Hulk Hogan. Lister began his career as an actor in the 1985 film Runaway Train, where he played a character named Jackson.

He is widely recognized for his character Deebo in the 1995 film Friday, starring Ice Cube and Regina King as well. Some of his most successful movies include Barb Wire, My Baby’s Daddy, Hickey, Busy Day, and many others. Some of his TV works include Enterprise, The Cleveland Show, Moesha, and Walker, Texas Ranger.

Talking about his death, he passed away at the age of 62. Authorities stated he died of natural causes. Initially, his associates became worried when they didn’t hear from him for the past couple of days.

What Is Felicia Forbes Doing After Husband’s Death?

Tommy Lister’s widow Felicia has not been heard from since his death. She has not made any public appearances. Also, since she is not on any social media platforms, there are no updates on her whereabouts.

It looks like she prefers to be away from all the media and limelight. Anyways, we hope, she is leading a beautiful life at present, away from glitz & glamour.

Her Net Worth

However, the exact amount of Felicia’s fortune is yet to be revealed. But, her late husband Tommy had an estimated net worth of $100k at the time of his death. He mostly earned his fortune from his works in movies and TV shows.

Where Is Felicia Forbes Now?

Since the death of her husband, Felicia has mostly avoided media attention. In fact, she has avoided public appearances for a while now. Moreover, she is also not on any social media platforms, be it Instagram, Facebook, or any other platforms. Thus, it is pretty difficult to track her whereabouts in the present.

Updated 2023; Facts About Felicia Forbes

  • Felicia is a celebrity spouse who married the late actor Tommy Lister Jr. in 2003.
  • She is currently working as a Human Resources Business Partner at ABM AVIATION, INC.
  • She has a daughter with her late hubby.
  • Forbes now resides in Long Beach, California.