After a long battle with his health Dennit Randell Archie III (Randy as he was so fondly called) of 2140 Walnut St. went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 27, 2014. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Grace Mary Missionary Baptist Church, 3901 N. 37th Street with the pastor Elder T. J. Reed, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery.
Dennit was born on October 17, 1979 in Tampa Florida to Dennit Archie Jr. and Mary Ellen Neal. Dennit was educated in the Hillsborough County School District here in Tampa.
Dennit was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dennit Archie Sr. &Lillie Mae Archie; maternal grandparents, Freddie Lee Neal & Mary Alice Neal. He leaves to mourn his passing, a longtime friend Trina Thompson; 3 children, 1 daughter, De’mia Archie and 2 sons Ja’vais, and Ja’carie Archie; parents, Dennit Archie Jr. and Mary Ellen Neal; 5 sisters, Latonya Williams (Mr. Williams), Delisha Robinson (Haeyward Chislom), Tenesha Archie, Cheaneatha C. Archie, and Natalie S. Neal; 1 god-sister, Johwani Williams; 17 nieces, Marcia Siler-Seal, Jasmine Siler, Kieonya Williams, Angel Simms, Ciarra Robinson, Chalise Robinson, Shandricka George, Nicolean George, Victoria Washington, Victorian Washington, Dayvonna Maydenell, Eyiana Green, Emani Green, Ashanti Archie, Kiarah Archie, Jasmine Cook and Jasmine Neal; 6 nephews, Wendell Young, Deterrio Young, Dontavous Taylor, Edward Green, Calvin Cornelius and Ricky Neal; 4 aunts, Virginia Riles (Dwayne), Deborah Pierce, Monia Archie, Atlanta, GA, and Mary Archie; 1 uncle, Joseph Archie (Jacqueline); 3 great aunts, Helen Johnson, Dothan, AL, Louvenia Hatten,Tampa, FL and Susie Stoudemire, Dothan, AL.; 2 great uncles, David Neal (Ruthie), Tampa, FL, and Simon Neal (Irene) Tampa, FL; a special cousin, Michael Hatten and a host of loving cousins, other family members and friends who will deeply miss him.
There will be a viewing on Friday, July 11, 2014 at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, Florida from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.