Darrius Randy Hamilton,- entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 6, 2020 in New Orleans, LA at the age of 18. Born June 2, 2001 to the union of Randy Sr. and Sharon “Baby” DeQuair-Hamilton, Darrius graduated from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. High School in May 2019. He worked alongside his father at Circle Food Store, and he was currently employed by Save-A-Lot grocers. He also played basketball for Sam Bonart. Darrius leaves to cherish his memory, his parents; brothers, Randy Jr., and Terell Hamilton, Sherman Baltimore Jr., and Derrick Marshall; nieces and nephews, Sherman III, Kendrell, and Shamarr Baltimore, and Jamyren Tebault; aunt, Ember DeQuair; cousins, Bee-ion (as Darrius would call her) and AnJanaeh; god-parents, Kechia Bacchus and Norman Rogers; devoted friend, Glenise Marrero; and a host of other relatives and friends. Darrius is preceded in death by his grandparents, Vivian Delaney, Althea Colbert, and Allen DeQuair Jr.
Relatives and friends, parishioners of St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, faculty and members of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. High School, employees of Robert’s and Save-A-Lot Grocery, Burger King, US Postal Service, and Elizabeth’s are invited to attend Darrius’ Homegoing Celebration on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 10:00AM at St. Peter Claver Church, 1923 St. Phillip St., New Orleans, LA. Rev J. Asare-Dankwah officiating.
Visitation will be held from 9:00AM until the hour of service.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.