Jeffrey Ray Lockhart Jr., 29, of Hopewell, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.

He had a great passion for bass music and was part of Team Deadly Hertz, where he served as president locally and vice president nationally. Jeffrey was a member of Sons of the American Legion, and loved hanging out and spending time with family and friends. He was employed by Amazon as a line worker. Jeffrey is preceded in death by his sister, Bryony May Lockhart.

Mr. Lockhart is survived by his wife, Di-Key Lockhart; sons, Kelton Blakes, Jervontay Richardson, Jeffrey Lockhart III; parents, Jeffrey R. Lockhart Sr. and Marguerite Rothgeb Lockhart; sister, Laura Lockhart; cousin, Sara Rothgeb; brother-in-law, Kenneth Allen; sister-in-law, Crystal Richardson; best friend, Jonathan Evans; mother-in-law, Rita Allen; grandmothers, Florence Williams, Shirley Holmes, Ida Allen; and numerous aunts, uncles and other family and friends.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at the J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Hopewell Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, also at the funeral home. Interment will be on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, in Glen Haven Memorial Park Cemetery, 7215 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD 21061. Condolences may be registered at
Published by The Progress-Index on Jan. 22, 2013.
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Sorry to hear of Jeff's passing I offer sincere condolences to his family and tdh.
January 25, 2013
Well brother i have to say it has been hard being at work and your not there. You are missed so much. I keep thinking this isn't real and that I will come in to work and see you there. Our Thoughts and prayers are with you and all your family.
Tim Taylor
January 25, 2013
So very sorry to hear of Jeffrey's passing...I work at Amazon, I did not know Jeffrey, however...we are all very sad and thinking about his family and friends...may God Bless you all and be with you during this time...
Jennifer Bryant
January 24, 2013
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. The Lord will give you strength and guidance through this time of grief. God Bless you all. Robert & Tina Glass
January 24, 2013
Di-key you and the boys are in our prayers and may god continue to surround you all with love at this time and always, Aunt Tammy and family
Tammy Tucker
January 22, 2013
Marguerite, Di-Key, and family: May the Lord be with you in your time of need. May He guide and and keep you. May there be peace, "Be still and know that He is God".

MS Frances Richardson, Petersburg, VA
January 22, 2013
Thinking of you and your family as you face the loss of your loved one. Lifting you up that you will find comfort during this difficult time. (Sutherland Elementary)
Gwen Harrison
January 22, 2013
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Ebone'e Williams
January 22, 2013
Although am at loss of words during this sorrowful time for Dikey, Kelton, Vontay, and Jeffery it's difficult today to see beyond their sorrow. I hope that they look back at your memory to help comfront them tomorrow. Someone as special as Jeff will never be forgotten. He will remain in our hearts forever. There are no goodbyes for us, Wherever you are, you will always be in our hearts.
Shaneka Allen
January 22, 2013
Thinking of you and praying for your family. Mrs. Thompson(Dupont Elementary School)
January 22, 2013
My thoughts are with your family during this time of sorrow. I am praying that God will ease your pain and grief, and help the boys...Kelton, Jervontay, and Jeffrey through this difficult time. They are wonderful children and we love them so much. May God be with you all. (Teacher, Dupont Elementary School)
Melissa Washington
January 22, 2013
Wish you were still here buddy, miss you already. See you on the other side.
Corey Roberts
January 22, 2013
My prayers are with and your family,At this time we love Kelton,Jervontay,and Jeffrey.God Bless you Ms.McZeal at Dupont Elementary school.
Cheryl McZeal
January 22, 2013
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