Leon Deondre' (Dre') Carmon
Leon Deondre' (Dre') Carmon, 25, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Dre' was born in Craven County, NC to Shannon Adale Carmon and Leon Duane Dudley. He was christened at Pleasant Hill AME Zion Church where he has been a life long member. He was active in Sunday School, VBS and the Youth Choir. He and his brother were Bell Ringers for the Salvation Army for several years.
Family and friends may visit at the residence 3280 Hwy. 55 W.
His funeral service is 11:00 AM Friday, August 3, 2018 at St. Peter's AME Zion Church 617 Queen St., New Bern. The interment will follow at the Junior & Nancy Carmon Allen Cemetery.
Dre' leaves to cherish precious memories the loves of his life fiancee', Katherine Lajara; son, Kaden Deondre' Carmon; parents, Shannon Carmon, Leon Dudley, Junior and Nancy Allen; step-father Phillip Isma; 2nd mother, Asheka Pittman; siblings, Christopher Carmon, Philycia "Alexis" Carmon, Brandon Allen, Rasia Allen and Carlos Carmon; grandfather, James McKeithan; grandmother, Linda Daugherty; great-grandmother, Lelia Becton; aunts, Presiding Elder Erlinda Dobson (Hank), Daphenee Hargett (Gregory), Tonja Magwood, Lateisha Hargett, Virginia JoAnn Gaddy, Hazel Marie Fields; uncles, William Becton, Jr. (Kathleen), Aaron Becton (Gail), Shawn Becton & Amanda, Sgt. Monico Hargett, William Carmon, Erik Patrick; cousins/siblings, Nia Hargett, Tianna Hargett, Tyriq Rasberry, William Becton, III, Tiffany Becton, Aaron Carmon; special cousin, Anthony Cuthbertson. Dre' has an extended list of aunts, uncles cousins and friends who were important in his life.
Words cannot express how much Dre' is loved or how much he will be missed.
Published in Sun Journal from Jul. 30 to Jul. 31, 2018.