Steven L. Jones

August 7, 1969 ~ March 30, 2024 (age 54) 54 Years Old

Steven Jones Obituary

Steven Lamarr Jones was born August 7, 1969 in Cleveland, OH to Linda Jones and Walter Holmes. Steven was the oldest of nine children. Preceding him in death are his parents; brother Walter Holmes Jr. and sister Lisa Williams.

Steven accepted Christ at a young age and was a member of Second Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church.

Steven was educated in the Cleveland Public School System and graduated from West Technical High School in 1987. After graduating high school Steven worked as a library clerk for over ten years and various jobs in security. He volunteered for ICONS- Youth Advocacy program which promoted violence prevention in the city of Cleveland.

Steven was a pillar in his community. Anytime he was around, everything was known to run smoothly. He was a man of few words, but when he spoke his words were wise and profound. Steven was also known as Big Steve, OG Steve, and Baby Boe Legs. He was a consistent nurturer and assisted those in need, especially his elderly family members and neighbors. Steven would also frequently visit with and make daily calls to check on his loved ones.

Those who knew and loved Steven knew that he never met a stranger. He valued true friendship and family. He was dependable, giving, and an all-around protector of those he loved. He will be remembered for his big bear hugs, infectious smile, and his flip phone.

He leaves to cherish his memory his companion Pearl McCrimon; sons,Steven Sharp (Naudia) and Delvon Jones; daughters, Shakeira Frye (Jeremy) and Shardae Rodgers; grandchildren, Samauri Sharp, Delvon Jones Jr., Nalaya Sharp, Steven Sharp Jr., Stefen Sharp, Jazari Frye, and Jahzir Frye; brothers, Darnell Jones (Carmella), Cornell (Carla), Adrian Holmes, and Pierre Holmes; sisters, April Holmes-Shaw(Eddie) and Ebony Holmes; aunts, Marnita Orr, Mary Johnson, and Lonnie Morgan and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.


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