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Nafeesah Tameika Young

March 18, 1984 ~ October 6, 2020 (age 36)

Obituary

Nafeesah was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 18, 1984 to parents Clint Young and Brenda Barnes. Michael Williams is her step-father who was actively involved as well. She was really smart growing up as a child and always excelled in school.

Nafeesah lost her way during high school years and became pregnant with her first son Javontae (Tae Tae). She has three other children Jaida, Jameer, Jay-C is her youngest son.

Nafeesah decided after becoming a mother to return to school and obtain her GED. She attended Max Hayes Vocational School and Kaplan University and where she became a Certified Pharmacy Technician.

Nafeesah enjoyed hanging out with friends and family, playing cards and doing hair, espeacially all the kid's hair in the neighborhood. She loved outdoor activities, music and dancing. Nafeesah has three siblings Tamarah Young-Brewer, Twyla Williams and Iyonna Grant. Nafeesah was preceded in death by the following family members grandparents; Willie Belle Carter, Clara Bell Nelson, Robert Barnes, aunt; Linda Vaughns and cousin; Delilah Nelson.

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Services

Public Viewing
Thursday
October 15, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Wake
Friday
October 16, 2020

1:00 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Celebration of Life
Friday
October 16, 2020

1:30 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Video is available for this event


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