Jared Christopher Vincent, a beloved son, grandson, nephew, uncle, cousin and friend passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2013. He was a native and resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and a 2009 graduate of Dutchtown High School. He was employed as a Manager at Battery World. His memories will be cherished by his devoted and loving mother and stepfather, Carla and Michael Celestine; his father, Clarence (Precious) Vincent, Jr., a grandmother, Ruby Vincent; an adopted sister, Michelle Taylor and her son, Ryder; two brothers, Catrelle (Juliette) Williams and Tre' Celestine; ten uncles, Kevin, Keith and Marvin (Marilyn) Kinchen, all of Baton Rouge, LA, Eric (Mia) Vincent, Sr., of Jacksonville, FL, Victor (Althea) Vincent, Compton California, Lenoise (Ruth) Celestine, Lionel (Karen) Moore, Larry (Deidre) Moore, Ronnie (Shawanta) Moore, all of Baton Rouge, LA, Roderick Jones, Washington, DC; four aunts, Enger Kinchen, Monica Vincent, Loretta Moore, Carol (Louis) Stevens, all of Baton Rouge, LA; four great aunts, Dorothy (Charles) Thomas, Doretha Johnson, Marion Thomas, all of San Francisco, CA, and Linda J. (Charles) Short of Baton Rouge, LA; three great uncles, Clarence (Irma) Johnson and Robert (Wanda) Johnson, Baton Rouge, LA, and Elmore (Pandora) Johnson, Lake Charles, LA; One great-great uncle, Ernest Jones, Woodville, MS; and numerous other relatives and close friends. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Lubertha Kinchen; grandfather, Clarence Vincent, Sr.; great grandmother, Zerlee Johnson; great grandfather, Albert Johnson, Sr.; uncle, Curtis Johnson; great uncle, Albert Johnson, Jr.; and a great aunt, Lucille J. Grandberry. A viewing will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at Hall Davis & Son Funeral Service - 9348 Scenic Highway - Baton Rouge, Louisiana at 8:00 a.m. until funeral service at 10:00 a.m. Pastor Rene' F. Brown will be the officiating minister. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. "In our hearts he will always be, cherished and loved in our memory"
Published in The Advocate from Dec. 19 to Dec. 21, 2013.