Jalen Curtis Aug 5, 2020 Aug 5, 2020 0 Obituaries Card of Thanks In Memoriam Search Submit An Obituary Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. Submit Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Jalen Martes Taje Curtis, 20 of Wiggins, passed away Friday evening, July 17th at Memorial Hospital in Wiggins. He was born June 5, 2000 at Forrest General in Hattiesburg, the only son of Mia Harrison and Roderick Fairley. He grew up in Wiggins and was well known by so many. A 2017 graduate of Stone High School, Jalen was a member of the Stone High Pride Band. He was also a member at New Welcome Hill Baptist Church, where he sang in the Youth Choir. Jalen was a hard working young man, employed as a Personal Care Assistant through Nursing Management in Gautier. He enjoyed travelling, cooking, driving and making everyone around him smile. He also worked hard caring for his Granny "Cookie". He will be so fondly remembered and sadly missed by all whose life he touched. Jalen was preceded by his aunts: Marilyn Monroe and Teshia Smith, and his godmother, Estella Berry. Jalen's loving spirit will be cherished by: his parents, Mia (Ronald) Harrison of Mandeville, LA and Roderick Fairley of Lawrenceville, GA; maternal grandparents Gwenyth "Cookie" and Felix Ramsey of Wiggins; paternal grandparents Clarence "Papi" and Lisa "Meemee" Fairley of Loganville, GA; brothers Jamaris Harrison of Mandeville, LA, Mykel Harris of Lithonia, GA and Deon Whittle of Gulfport; one sister, Jasmine Harrison of Covington, LA; aunts Takiria Smith of Wiggins and Keisha "Shay" (Casey) Darden of Lawrenceville, GA; his godbrother Js'Khristian "Khrispy" Blackburn, godfather Donovan Coleman, godson Easton Henderson, and former step-father Gregory Chandler of Wiggins, along with a host of special family, friends and classmates. Memorial services were held Sunday, August 2nd at 2:00 PM, in the sanctuary at New Welcome Hill Baptist Church with his uncle, Pastor Tim Monroe officiating. Trinity Funeral Services is honored to serve the Curtis family in their time of need. Please keep Mia, Cookie and the entire family in your thoughts and prayers during this trying time. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Add an entry as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Add entry × Your entry has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch the guestbook. Stop watching this guestbook. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone signs the guestbook. Notifications from this guestbook will end. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) entries Sign the guestbook. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Add an entry Watch the guestbook. Stop watching this guestbook. Submit Your News We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on! Go to form Latest e-Edition Wednesday September 23, 2020 To view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.