Justin Jerel Henry (Jay, Blackboy) was born August 20, 1988 in Nashville, Tennessee to Hernell Henry and Wanda Henry (Jackson). He departed this life on November 25, 2021. He was the youngest child born to them. He departed this life on Thursday, November 25, 2021. Justin grew up in Baton Rouge, LA. He attended school in East Baton Rouge Parish. Justin accepted Christ at an early age. Justin was baptized by the late Pastor Alvin Lockett, Jr. "(Jay, Blackboy)", Justin leaves to cherish his memories: his mom, Wanda Jackson; his father, Ronald Jackson; his grandmother Jessie Adams; his children, Ju'Kaiya, Jaiden, Jaci Lynn and Jaslyn; his siblings, Hernell Brooks Sr. (Shavonda), Anthony Dewayne Brooks (Chantel), Lena Lynell Brooks of Baton Rouge, LA, Jonathan Thomas (Kim) of Rosharon, TX, Patnisha Williams and Ashleigh Henry Hines (Jarvis) of Baton Rouge, LA and Melinda Jackson-Jefferson (Brandon) of Gonzales, LA; his God brother, Elijah Jones of Baton Rouge, LA and a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins. Justin Jerel was preceded in death by his father, Hernell Henry; paternal grandfather, James Adams, and maternal grandmother, Thelma Nettles. Visitation Thursday, December 2, 2021 9:00 am until religious service at 11:00 am, Hall's Celebration Center, 9348 Scenic Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA. Pastor Lionel Bergeron, Jr. officiating. Entombment Heavenly Gates Cemetery of Baton Rouge, 10633 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA. Funeral services entrusted to Hall Davis and Son. www.halldavisandson.com
Published by The Advocate from Dec. 1 to Dec. 2, 2021.