JOSHUA JAHVEL MAURICE HARRIS
Josh, to his family and friends was born on June 14, 1994 and went home to be with our Lord unexpectedly on September 14, 2018. He was born in San Pedro, CA and resided in Long Beach, CA where he graduated from Robert A. Millikan High School in 2014. Josh loved riding horses while residing or visiting with his dad in Memphis, Tennessee. He loved working on cars and anything with a motor. He also loved to ride/drive mini-bikes. Josh was an exceptional skateboarder and was never shy demonstrating his first-rate, daring skills.
Josh’s family and friends could always count on him for love, support, encouragement or simply pitching in to help. No task was too large or small. Josh’s sense of humor, huge smile and laughter is legendary. While in his presence, you found yourself smiling and laughing as well.
Josh will be greatly missed by his mother, Mary (Washington) Franklin; Lemont Franklin; father, Patrick Harris; two brothers, Bobby Ray Washington and Phillip A. Will II; sister, Nikaiya N. Harris; a host of extended family members including aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews; and Godmothers, Charell Claiborne and Kim Rogan-Dixon. Josh will also be fondly remembered by his close friends Jessica Enriquez, Raul Legelo, Diana Yim and Manuel Garcia.
A visitation will be held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:30 am, followed by funeral services at 11:00 am, at Destiny Funeral Home, 5443 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90805. Pastor Michael Willis Sr. will officiate.