Lavontay Anthony Allen 2001—2016
Lavontay Anthony Allen, of Rockford departed this earthly life, December 27, 2016. He was born March 28, 2001, in Rockford; the son of Jaton Watts and Fredrick Allen. Lavontay was a member of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church. He attended Auburn High School where he participated in football and basketball. Lavontay leaves to cherish many memories, his mother, Jaton Watts; stepfather, Demetrius Booker; two brothers, Logan Mueller and Jermaine Francis; sister, Fantasia Allen; maternal grandmother, Newana Watts; paternal grandfather, Fred and Jessie Allen; a host of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father.
Service will be held at noon Friday, January 6, 2017, at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 404 N. Avon Street. Burial in Cedar Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Arrangements completed by Carl E. Ponds Funeral Home, 2429 W. State St.
Published by Rockford Register Star from Jan. 3 to Jan. 5, 2017.