Jafar Raheed Lewis TRENTON - Jafar Raheed Lewis, 26, former rapper who performed as "Young Farr" passed away Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Capital Regional Medical Center. Born in Trenton, NJ, Jafar was a lifelong area resident. He was educated in the Trenton Public School System. Predeceased by his paternal grandparents who raised him, Elsie and Elliott Simon, Sr.; maternal great grandfather, Archie Vereen; and a brother, John Marshall, Jr. S urviving are his fiance, Twanna Robinson; stepchildren, Quayshawn, Quameer, Quadir and T'yanna whom he loved dearly; his parents, Jacqueline and John Marshall; two sisters, Kaheerah and Barbara Marshall; one brother, Rayshawn Marshall; maternal grandmother, Marian Lewis all of Trenton; maternal grandfather, James Lewis of Philadelphia, PA; maternal great grandmother, Aggielene Vereen of Trenton; five aunts, Barbara McRae of Morrisville, PA, Candace (Chris) Howell, Diane Marshall all of Jacksonville, NC; Daphne (Alex) Bonner and Deborah Lewis all of Trenton; four uncles, Elliott (Tia) Simon, Jr., Mark (Dondria) Lewis, Timothy (Celissa) Lewis and Amir (Marie) Shabazz; a special nephew, Rayshawn Marshall, Jr.; two special nieces, Ka'mora Laster and Gianni Ausmore; a special mentor, Umar Alim and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends including best friends, Bub and Curt. Funeral Services will be Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 11am at the Lighthouse Outreach Ministry 715 Bellevue Ave Trenton, NJ 08618. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery. Calling hours will be Saturday from 9am to 11am at the church. Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Chapel, Trenton.
Published in The Trentonian from Aug. 28 to Aug. 29, 2013.