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Mr. Dontez Lamans Ruffin Jr.

December 1, 2005 ~ October 2, 2023 (age 17) 17 Years Old

Mr. Dontez Lamans Ruffin Jr. Obituary

Mr. Dontez Lamas Ruffin, Jr., age 17, of Raleigh, departed this life on Monday, October 2, 2023.
Funeral, 12 Noon, Saturday, October 14, 2023, at Poplar Springs Christian Church, 6115 Old Stage Road, Raleigh. Visitation, 11:30 AM to 12 Noon, prior to the service.  The Rev. Charles W. Brooks, Pastor.  Bishop Patrick Dewberry, Pastor of New Revelations Church of Raleigh, Officiating.   Interment, Carolina Biblical Gardens, Garner.  Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Friday, October 13, 2023 at the funeral home.  

Survivors; mother, Jessica "Robin" Harris; father, Dontez L. Ruffin; siblings, Kalaybria Harris, Kalaysia Harris, Katiya Sanders, Avyana Ruffin, Donte Ruffin; maternal grandparents, Barry Reid and Lorna Cockburn; paternal grandparents, Tanguler Ruffin and Vincent Lipscomb; paternal great grandparents, Barbara Dewberry; paternal great-great grandparents, Catherine Lipscomb and Lurine Dewberry; special friend, Arianna Crawford. and a host of aunts, uncles, other relatives, and friends including his god-mother, Nicole Moore.

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Public Viewing
October 13, 2023

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

October 14, 2023

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Poplar Springs Christian Church
6115 Old Stage Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

Funeral Service
October 14, 2023

12:00 PM
Poplar Springs Christian Church
6115 Old Stage Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

October 14, 2023

Carolina Biblical Gardens
1530 Creech Road
Garner, NC 27529


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