Devell Johnson Jr.
2009 - 2021
BORN
2009
DIED
2021
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Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home
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Davenport, IA 52803

Devell Johnson, Jr.

March 10, 2009-April 22, 2021

Devell Johnson, Jr. "Baby Bart", 12, was born March 10, 2009 in Davenport, and his life ended tragically, April 22, 2021. Devell was born to Stevey Graves of Davenport, Iowa and Devell Johnson, Sr. of Rock Island, Illinois.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Word of Life Church, 1923 5th Ave. Rock Island, Illinois. Visitation will be 10am-11am. Burial will be at Oakdale Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the family. Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Devell Johnson, Jr. attended Jefferson Elementary School in Davenport, and was in sixth grade. Devell was a very adventurous young man who loved doing back flips, playing video games, joking around (especially yo momma jokes) and his ultimate favorites were playing basketball and his famous TikTok videos. One of Devell's biggest attributes was his smile. His smile alone would light up a room.

Devell's aunts and uncles had an important impact on his life. A special tribute to his Uncle Reed and Aunts Teri and Shardae who often encouraged Devell to do well in school, supported him in sports and shared some adventurous times with him.

Those left to honor in his memory include his parents; siblings, Milton Howard, Jr., Diamond Bailey and Zymiere Graves, all of Davenport; paternal grandparents, Angela Lee of Rock Island, and Bruce Pugh of Davenport; nephews, Miyan and Mikhai Hill; niece, Malayah Brown; special cousin, Jeremyah Graves; special friends, Michael Collier, Jr., Samuel Wires and Gentravion Ellis, all of Davenport as well as a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Devell was preceded in death by Haywood and Jeffie Lee (paternal great-grandparents) and David Johnson, Sr. (paternal grandfather), Carol "Annie" and Sirrelous Graves, Sr. (maternal grandparents), Betty "Cootie" Cribbs (maternal great-grandmother) and Allyisen Graves (aunt).


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Published by Quad-City Times on Apr. 28, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
May
1
Visitation
10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Word of Life Church
1923 5th Ave, Rock Island, Iowa
May
1
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Word of Life Church
1923 - 5th Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois
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You will be truly missed and cherished
Gabriella
May 1, 2021
Angie - I am sorry to hear of your families loss. Love and Peace, Loretta.
Loretta Welch
April 28, 2021
We the Perkins family are so sorry for your loss and hold you all near and dear in our prayers and hearts
Deborah Chandler
April 28, 2021
May God be with you all during your time of grief and every single moment after.
Timara Moss
April 28, 2021
So sorry for your Loss. Praying for the family.Love you all
Sharon Dunlap
April 28, 2021
My deepest sympathy my heart goes out to you his family prayers and hugs
Barb Olsen
April 28, 2021
The Batting for Kids Team
April 28, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss of prince Devell. We are praying that God grant you peace and strength to get through this terrible tragedy! We will continue to keep you and your family in our prays!
Phillips family
April 28, 2021
My heart breaks for Stevie and the family I loved vell as a nephew of my own I will miss his smile and smart comments stay strong sis call me if u need me
Travaris rhoden
April 28, 2021