Jonathan Johnson, Jr.

Sunrise: March 29, 1998

Sunset: May 6, 2023

Jonathan Johnson Jr known as “Lil John John” departed this life on May 6, 2023. He was born on March 29, 1998 to Jonathan Johnson Sr and L’Tanya Alexander. He was preceded in death by his late grandmother Francine Williams-Johnson; aunt Stephaine Johnson; Great Grandmother Mary Beckwith; and cousin Myaja Wilson.

Jonathan attended Granby High School and graduated as a member of the ROTC. He served in the United States Army as a Diesel Mechanic and obtained his Associate’s Degree.

Additionally, he graduated from basic training with distinguished honors.

Jonathan had a wonderful spirit and a great sense of humor, he loved joking around and laughing. He was a devoted & loving father who took pride in raising his children.

Those left behind to cherish his memory include: loving wife Taj Jay Johnson; one daughter, Nianni Johnson; one son, Nomias Johnson; father, Jonathan Johnson Sr. (Tenika); mother, L’Tanya Alexander (Keith); one sister, Janequa Johnson, one brother, Kylik Johnson; grandparents  Mr. Albert Sr. & Mrs. Christine Jones; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and  other relatives and  friends.

Viewing Thursday, May 18, 2023 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH LIVE ONLINE Friday, May 19, 2023 10:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Riverside Cemetery 1000 E Indian River Road Norfolk, VA 23523

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    Renee says

    Prayers to the family, prayers to his children. May you Rest In Peace 🙏😇

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    Jasmine walker says

    My deepest condolences. My prayers are with the family. God Bless

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    Shirley Artis says

    My heart is broken for my family. I love you all dearly. I wish I could be there with you. Much love

    Shirley Artis

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    Linda Britt says

    Prayers for my family 🙏

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      Tisha Morris says

      Sending my prayers and condolences to the family. I love you all and I pray from strength and peace. 🙏🏾

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    Richard Ford says

    This hurts to the core I miss you so much cuz you gone but you will never be forgotten I’m going to help the family with ur babies don’t you worry about I love you cuz

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    Andre Parham says

    My heart is heavy for my cuz! Another young brother taken away from his family n friends too damn soon! My love n prayers is with ya! RIP little cuz! B n my spirit n Heart forever! LOVE BIG CUZ!!!!😂

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    Amanda S Brown says

    Jonathan, My condolences to you and the family. I will keep you all in our prayers. Rest easy Young Jonathan.

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    Keith Parham says

    i just spoke to you about visiting Arizona Again…..
    we love you !!

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    Edwina Ann Hicks says

    My condolences to the family l am praying that the lord will give you peace in your time of loss love you

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    Mook Sanchez says

    Sometimes You ask God why !!! But I’ve learnt that you Can’t Never Question the Most High.. Cuz no matter the circumstances you are in a BETTER PLACE .. You will always Remain in my heart and Never Never be Forgotten. LOVE YOU Always and I know that you Got Us …..

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    Deidra says

    Condolences to the family. I pray that God gives you peace.

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    Shirley Langston says

    Praying God will keep his loving arms around you all in your time of pain ❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏

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    Mary Johnson says

    To my nephew who I love I say piece be still. I know you loved your son but God loved him best

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    Frieda E Harris says

    My sincere condolences and prayers go out to the family! This is the first time hearing about this loss. I am so sorry for your loss family! May God give you comfort, peace and stretch during this difficult time.
    With sympathy,
    Cousin Frieda

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