Home going celebration service for Roderick "Lil-Rod" Council will be on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 2 p.m. at the Center for Manifestation, 3102 Lake Avenue, Tampa, FL Apostle Mark T. Jones, Sr. Pastor Officiating and Pastor Alfonzo Broughton Eulogist. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery, 4615 E. Hanna Avenue, Tampa, Florida.
On Saturday, September 7, 2019 Roderick was in a horrific motorcycle accident and he was succumbed by his injuries and transitioned on Thursday, September 12, 2019.
He leaves to cherish memories of him with his children, X'Zavion and Riley Council, Donnie and Kennedy Miller; his loving mother, Pastor Shanell Pleas-Keefer (Elder Darius Keefer) and father, Roderick Council (Shondonette); Spike (his bearded dragon); grandparents, Jeanette Clare and Sharon Hawkins; his loving girlfriend, Kneka Stilling; siblings, Shakavia (Rashard), Brittany, Antonio (Lil Tony), Jazmine, Joyce, Shamar, Damien, Shenkia, Tudie, Darinek and Dajhania; aunts, Armentha, Angela (Jerome), Charmaine, Helen and Lakeesha (Cory), Rhonda and Jodi; uncles, Wallace (PJ), David (LaKrishna), Malcolm, Bryan and Timothy; great aunts, Lena Mae, Betty Ann, Verdell (Bil), Berthena (Alonzo), Geraldine (Roosevelt), Elaine (Tony),Deborah and Jody; great uncle, Richard (Thelma), Kenneth; nieces, Emani, Maya, Jameyah, Da'Nyliah, Melanie; nephews, Rashard, Mason and Da'Mon; cousins, Marneishia, Marteyuna, Dinasha, Dimitris, Rontesha, Wallace Jr, Tyrell, Andrea, Daizsa, Tazhae, Landyn, Davien, Alyanna, Dejuana; a loving godmother, Lillian Williams; special friends and family including, Lil B, Lil Nick, Trey, CJ, Nedd, James, Starion, Jr, Ms. Sonya, Arlisa, Quita, Zulu, Buga, Bird, Taeda, Big Tony, Roc, Wes, Fuggie, Christal, Love Is the Key Ministry (his church family) and the Magnum family and other family members, friends and co-workers.
There will be a viewing on Friday, September 20, 2019 at the Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, Florida from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the family present from 6:00-8:00 p.m.