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Junior Purvis

May 21, 1985 ~ April 12, 2021 (age 35)

Obituary

In Loving Memory 

 

Junior “JunBug” Purvis 

May 1985 – April 2021 

We celebrate our beloved Son, Brother, Father, Uncle, Nephew, Friend. 

 

Jr. loved life – free spirited from the time he entered the world in Ft. Sills, Oklahoma .  Jr. had a wonderful sense of humor – always making people laugh.  His love for his family and friends ran deep.   

IT TAKES A VILLAGE! 

Jr. is survived by his parents, Terrell and Ruth; Siblings: Joe, Chaunte’, Caleb, Tristan, and Sheraine; Sons: Khyrell and Jalen (Mother: Kelsie); Niece: Lyric; Nephew: Joseph and Terrell; Extended Family:  Alexander, Young, Rhoten, Purvis (North Carolina); Mothers:  Rebecca, Caroline, Clara, Darlene, Lara; Uncle: George; Brothers: Haywood, Coche, Keith, Kerwin, Marty; Sisters: Nicole, Stevie, Letta, Kara, Lyndrea, Stephanie, Corrine, LaVonna, and so many more cousins, nieces, and nephews; Grandmother: Frances Mattocks (North Carolina).  Resting:  Maternal Grandparents:  Joe and Gladys; Papa Clifford; Uncles: Larry and Davis.  Paternal Grandpa: Edward, Sr. 

Jr. loved Sports – YAFL, Sandia Matadors, Cibola Cougars, Highland High School -  NFL:  San Francisco 49ers, NBA:  Chicago Bulls  and of course, New Mexico’s own UNM LOBOS!   He loved playing video games.  He worked as a broadcast technician at different sports events around Albuquerque.  GREAT GUY ALL AROUND!   

Your life was a blessing. Your memory a treasure.  You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure. 

Family request – Please wear either RED or WHITE (No Black); SPORTS JERSEY WELCOME!  

PLEASE WEAR YOUR MASK! 

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Services

Viewing and Visitation
Friday
April 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Strong - Thorne Chapel

Funeral Service
Saturday
April 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Macedonia Baptist Church
1509 Edith Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery

Cheyenne Wells, WY

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