Jacoby Keland Johnson

October 24, 1998 ~ December 14, 2019 (age 21)

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Jacoby Keland Johnson was born October 24, 1998 in Birmingham, Alabama to Mr. Kelvin Pattillo and Mrs. Emma Johnson Steele.

Jacoby made his energy from a mortal existence from this earth and entered his Heavenly rest in the presence of the Lord on Saturday December 14, 2019.

Jacoby lived in Birmingham, AL. He attended Smith Middle School where he played basketball, football, ran track and played the drums. He played Basketball with the YMCA league. He started Metro football for Eastlake Cowboys and AG Gaston (Bessemer). He was a four-year letterman at Huffman High School where he graduated in 2017. He played varsity football as a Running back and wide receiver with the Huffman Vikings. Attended Miles College and played football as a Linebacker. He also attended Fortis College.

Jacoby memories will be forever cherished by his Devoted father: Mr. Kelvin Pattillo (Amanda Hudson), His loving and caring mother: Emma (Alvin) Johnson Steele, one awesome brother: Jaccorein (Kellesia) Johnson, four gorgeous sisters: Jo’Vonnie (Graham) Morris, Laquonda Nealy, Sabrina Hooks and Doris Pattillo; nephews: Dylan and Marcus Carter, Jaccorein Johnson JR, Ja’Kareyon Johnson, Ra’Zarlus Robertson and Ke’Antrez Sims, Sylvester Mencer, Johnny Carter, Ashton Edwards, Aiden Milton; nieces: Jaylen and Jade Carter, Javae and Jurni Morris, and AMeria Nealey. A host of aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and other relatives. Respectful acknowledging stepfather: Johnny Barnes; godfather: Rev. Curtis James; and sister-in-law Candace Johnson.

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December 27, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dante Jelks Funeral Home LLC.
4904 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35222

Funeral Service
December 28, 2019

1:00 PM
McDowell Memorial Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Norwood
1217 27th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35234

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