De’mani Deshawn Allen, age 2 years and 9 months old, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012, in a Louisville, Ky., hospital.
De’mani was born Sept. 3, 2009.
He leaves behind his mother, Ada Maupins (Brad), Louisville, Ky. (formerly of Excelsior Springs, Mo.); his father, Deshawn Allen, Liberty, Mo.; three sisters, De’maya Jade Allen, Louisville, Ky., and Keaysha Devine and Nevaeh Alisia Holliman, both of Merdella Springs, Md.; his grandparents, Grant and Lou Bradshaw, Excelsior Springs, Kevin and Jaquie Allen, Liberty, and Raymond Maupins, Sedalia; six uncles and five aunts, Grant (Angie) Bradshaw III, Kansas City, Kan., Sean-Paul Maupins and Tommy Marrant, both of Excelsior Springs, Brad Ford and David and Troy Maupins, all of Sedalia, Precious Allen, Liberty, Meghan Bradshaw, Glendale, Ariz., and Yolanda Maupins and Ozembia Ford, both of Sedalia.
Services are pending at this time. A candle-lighting in his memory will be held Saturday evening, June 9, at the grandparents’ home on Old Orchard Avenue in Excelsior Springs.
By Standard Staff • StandardStaff@leaderpress.com