American Veteran 09

Emilio A. Elliot, Jr.

March 30, 1997 ~ April 17, 2020 (age 23)

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Emilio Aaron Elliott, Jr. was born on March 30, 1997 to Emilio Aaron Elliott, Sr. and Stacy Michelle Owens (Elliott).

In 2012, he joined The Worship Center Christian Church under the leadership of Pastor Van Moody.  

He was the life of every event and was active in sports from grade school through high school.

Coming from Detroit, MI in 2007, he attended several schools in the Birmingham area and graduated from Hueytown High School in 2015.  After graduating from high school, he went to Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, GA on a wrestling scholarship.  Afterward, he enlisted in the US Army in 2017.  At this same time, he also attended Walden University Online.

At the time of his death, he was employed at the Mercedes Benz US International in Vance, AL.

He departed this life on Friday, April 17, 2020.  He leaves to cherish his memories Loving and Devoted Parents: Emilio and Stacy Elliott (Hueytown, AL); Sisters: Miyah Williams (Quinton Arnold) and Imani Elliott (both of Hueytown, AL); Niece: Marley Janelle Arnold (Hueytown, AL); Loving Grandparents: Noel Collins (Hueytown, AL), Roberta Collins (deceased), Leo Elliott, Jr. (California), Leopold Davis (deceased), and Barbara Harris (Birmingham, AL); Uncles and Aunts: Barney Smith (Birmingham, AL), Phyllis Smith (deceased), Deon Collins (Detroit, MI), Thurston Brice (Detroit, MI), Cornelius Williams (Detroit, MI), Kyeesha Ward (Nashville, TN), Brandon Ward (deceased), Shaniyah Collins (Detroit, MI), Roderick Owens (Birmingham, AL), Rahsaan Harris (deceased), Bradford Gibbons (Prattville, AL); Special Friend: Bria Kindall; a host of great aunts, great uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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