A conversation with Cherokee County’s first confirmed COVID-19 patient

Pastor Jim Thomas shares his experience after testing positive for COVID-19 last week.

Jesse Irwin sat down with Pastor Jim Thomas over Facebook chat to discuss his experience as the first person to have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Cherokee County.

The two spoke about Thomas’ experiences under quarantine, what it’s like being afflicted by COVID-19, and what he and his family are learning from this experience.

Part II: The role of religion and the spiritual element of this experience

Part III: How the experience is impacting him as an individual

Part IV: Advice for those out there in a similar situation and the impact of this on their marriage