Deshun Ricky Joyner was horn on May 22, 1986 in San Antonio, Texas to Joel T. Smith and Tiffany J. Joyner. Shun attended and graduated from Theodore Roosevelt high school. His hobbies included listening to music, playing with his toys, and most if all taking pictures to light up the hearts of the world with his smile. He was such a blessing to us all.
Deshun was survived by his mother Tiffany J. Joyner, siblings: JaleesaPeterson, Latandra Joyner, Rodney Lake, Jr. (Jazmine), Rodrick Lake(Dezmeray Lake). Grandmother Earline Lavallis.
A host of aunts and uncles (un named) Lagered, Keith, Brian, Karen, Steven (Stephanie). Also a special thanks, to (aunt Chavela Zacharie) and Megan Johnson. Along with many loving and supportive cousins.
Nephews and nieces J’ Anthony, Jheniah, Jyrese, Jai vien, Jazlyn, Jalena, Amyrah and Xavier.
He is preceded in death by his grandfather George A. Joyner and othergrandfather Richard Lavallis.
A very special thanks, to Margaret Cook (god-mother) for all you did for Deshun aka “Billy Dee”.
A special thanks, to Jacqueline Jackson (Jackie) for her everlasting love and support.
Thank you Janell Walden Benford for your love and support.
Thank you Terri Toporcer (teacher) and Gabriel Cosme Garcia (best friend and schoolmate) for your many acts if kindness.