Services for Mr. Marquai Ne'Ontae Kirkland were held Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at 2 p.m. from Jeresalem Temple Church in Philadelphia.

The Rev. Ora Hudson officiated. Burial followed in Donald Rest Cemetery. Divine Serenity Memorial Chapel, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Kirkland, 22, of Philadelphia, died Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Kirkland was born Oct. 7, 1991, in Philadelphia to Neal Kirkland and Kizzy Harrington-Carter. He was the oldest of four children.

Survivors include parents, Neal Kirkland and Kizzy Harrington-Carter; sister, Timesha Griffin; half sister, Azairia Kirkland; brothers, La'Kaizo Harrington and James Carter III; half brother, Kedayton Kirkland; children, Saleyah Peebles, Marquia Kirkland and La' Marcus Crosby; grandparents, Joyce Kirkland Spivey, Leroy Hickman and Teresa Hunter Boler; and great-grand parent, Ozella Hunter.

He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, George and Hattie Kirkland and JC Hunter.

Pallbearers were Bobby Boler, YKeem Boler, Jeremy Brown, Deboskie McDougle, Daryl Purifoy and Jazjuan Scott.