Jackeel Leroy Henry Dies at 27

Jackeel Leroy Henry

Jackeel Leroy Henry died on Dec. 21, at the age of 27.

He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Leslie Henry.

Jackeel Henry is survived by his mother, Jacqueline Bell-Wenner; father, Leroy (Sleepy) Henry Sr.; grandmothers: Wilma Henry and Lorna Kuntz; grandfather, Warren Bell Sr.; great-grandmother, Vancie Evans; children: Jackayla, J’Dea, J’Kaii and JaLeah Henry; significant other, Alina Stuart; stepmother, Simona Elskoe; stepfather, Kevin Wenner, sisters: Keshawna, Le’Shae and Le’Cajae Henry, and K’Nae Wenner; brothers: Leroy Jr., Le’Sean Henry and J’Nye Wenner; and stepsisters: Linique Esannason and Senae Glasgow.

He is also survived by nieces: Kierra and Le’Nai Henry; nephews: Leroy, Aiden, Le’Kaui, Lemarie and Le’Sean Henry, Daryl Jr. and King Joseph; aunts: JoAnn, Wanika and Ayanna Bell, Yvonne George, Debbie Hazell, Jacqueline Henry, Carla Kuntz, and Chenelle Rey; uncles: Alson Sr., Elston, Julio, Vere Henry, Warren Jr., Jamil, Wayne and Ajani Bell, Edward Lake and James Nibbs Jr.; godmother, Delois Donovan; adopted family, William “Willie” and Gloria Williams and family; special great aunt, Joycelyn Francis; as well as many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the first viewing from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 11, at Celestial Chapel of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals. The second viewing will be held at 9 a.m. followed by a service at 10 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 12, at Shiloh Seventh-day Adventist Church. Interment will be at Eastern Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Centers of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

For online directions and condolences, please visit www.hurleydavisfuneralhome.com