Demetrius A. Hardy, Jr.

July 27, 2000 ~ January 24, 2023 (age 22) 22 Years Old

Demetrius Hardy, Jr. Obituary

Demetrius A. Hardy Jr., was born on July 27th, 2000 to Terease Lee and Demetrius Hard Sr.
Demetrius was a very energetic, caring, and compassionate young man who loved his family dearly. He was respectful and full of life. His passions were music, basketball, and football. His smile was so contagious that he made many friends. Demetrius was deeply loved and will be missed dearly by family and friends. He leaves to cherish his memories: his mother, Terease Lee; father, Demetrius Hardy Sr.; sisters, Deshala Hardy, and Darania Keys; brothers, Dirk Baker Jr., Omarious Davis, and Jacob Thomas; grandparents, Shirley Desue (Eric), Metricia Woolard (Larry Sr.), Wille Mae Thomas (James), Leonard Gainey Sr. (Daphne), and the late Carl Lee; niece and nephew, Alaijah Simmons and Deshawn Simmons; special siblings, Malcom Pleas, Rodasha Webb, Dontavious Copeland , Kennisha Woods, Omaria Davis; aunts and uncles, Carla Lee, Ronika Desue, Adrienne Gainey, Latevia Gainey, Petique Simon (Ito), Heather Mann (Jonell), Erika Curry (Willie), Ronal Phipps Jr., Anthony Lee, Sheldon Hardy (Danielle), Leonard Gainey Jr. (Anabel), James Hardy (Alicia), Larry Woulard Jr. (Jennifer), and Enoch Woulard; Godmothers, the late Lushan Copeland, Michaela Dudley, and Peace Edwards (Keith); favorite cousin, Markecia Archie; and a host of great uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends. 

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February 3, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gainesville Christian Center
1433 NE 16th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32609

Celebration of Life
February 4, 2023

2:00 PM
Upper Room Ministries
3575 NE 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

Interment following funeral service
February 4, 2023

Pine Grove Cemetery
401 SE 21st Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32641


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