Mr. DeJuan LeTray Thompson was born May 6, 1978 in Thomasville, GA to Patricia Ann Thompson Hardy and Donnie Hardy. He became a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church at an early age. Later in life he and his family attended Church of Perfecting Saints in Quitman, GA under the leadership of Pastor Calvin Williams, Jr.
DeJuan attended the Brooks County School system, graduating with the Class of 1997. He married his best friend, Crystal Thompson in 1999. To this union, 5 children were born and loved.
DeJuan joined the United States Army in 1999. He ended his service to the United States Army in 2006 with an honorable discharge.
He leaves to cherish his memories his loving, devoted wife, Crystal R. Thompson, Snellville, GA; three sons: Jermal Baker, Valdosta, GA, Keanu Thompson and Zion Thompson, Snellville, GA; two daughters: Kamia Thompson, Japan and Janala Thompson, Snellville, GA; one brother, Taurean Hardy (Reva); two sisters, Donnisha Hardy, Quitman, GA and Marisa Toombs, Rochester, NY; God-mother, Francina Richardson and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services were Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Bethel A.M.E. Church with Pastor Calvin Williams officiating. Burial followed at the North End Cemetery in Quitman.
Condolences may be made by visiting stevensmcgheefuneralhome.com Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.