Deon Jawan Peatross (DJ) passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. Born November 26, 1996 in Eden, N.C. to Shonda Deon Peatross and Veronica Martin Peatross.

Those left to remember and cherish wonderful memories are his son, Jaeceon Spain; his parents, Shonda and Veronica Peatross; two siblings, Shameka Martin of Martinsville, Va.; and Kanesha Martin of Eden, N.C.; his maternal grandparents, Calvin and Eva Martin of Axton, Va.; his paternal grandmother, Darlene Peatross Moore and step grandfather of Axton, George Moore; three nieces, Serenity Smith, Trinity Smith and Kylie Dillard; a special friend, TreAira Alexander; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Deon was a graduate of Morehead High School, Class of 2015.

The family will receive friends at Noon Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at United in Christ Ministries Church, Eden, N.C., Elder Dolphus Adams officiating. Visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the service and all other times at the home of his mother, Veronica Martin Peatross,1122 1st. St. Eden. N.C.

Interment will be in Martin Family Cemetery, Axton, Va.

Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va.