Alphonse Williams, ageΒ 26

Lost to gun violence on September 20, 2016 in Saint Louis, Missouri.

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  • Nickname:
    6 Zoe, Pound
  • Number of children:
    1 None
  • Personality:
    5 Loving, happy, family oriented and real
    3 Very loyal even to the wrong people. I miss my son.
    3 A loving son, brother and uncle. Family meant everything to him.
    3 A smile that would melt any heart. I miss you smile
    3 Always told me that he love me more.. I miss hearing those words.
    2 My aches for you everyday all day. Miss you son like crazy.
    3 Only if I could get you back. Get a hug and kiss.
    3 This has knocked me down and I don't think I can get back up.
    2 Our last words were I love you and yours I love you more
    4 This Christmas was supposed to be different 😭😭😭😭
    3 Never thought this would be our reality
    2 You will forever be with me
    2 Missing you lil ears
    3 This tragedy shock me to my core
    2 my life will never be the same😭😭😭
    2 Son i miss u like crazy. How do i live without u?
    2 Today was a bad day for me, missing u deeply
    2 The heart and pain is so real. I just want to go back.
    2 You touch so many lives, you r loved my manyπŸ’”
    2 I cry everyday for you! Miss you so much😭😭
    1 It's a new year the fact still remains you not here😭
    3 i miss you so much❗πŸ˜ͺ otw you was a real one❗
    2 Love more than life. I need you back son.😭😭
    2 Zoe I'm missing you πŸ˜” I love you sonπŸ’”
    2 Brother I need you more than you know...
    2 Wasn't ready for this. How do I go on with out you
    2 You always seem to make me smile and cry like I'm a crazy person πŸ˜πŸ˜’πŸ’”
    2 There has not been one night that I haven't 😭😭😭😭
    2 Zoe no one misses you like me😭😭love u until my last breathe
    2 Forever 26, my heart aches for you all the time πŸ˜”πŸ˜©πŸ˜­πŸ˜­
    2 God I need you in my world. so many dreams and plans unfulfilled
    2 I cry everyday and night for you. Why my son???😭
    2 damn so bruh shit will never b tge same i didnt even tell u bye my nigga S.W.I.P. ZOE
    2 Happy Valentine's Day son in heaven!❀️
    2 😩missing everything about you just another hug and kiss πŸ’”
    2 Your energy sometimes surround me and when I sense it I just smile and then feel sad
    1 RIH son, I know you see me every time that I 😭. I miss you so much, life ain't the same
    2 If only we could get another shot with you in our live 😒😩😭 I miss you secret fav
    2 I miss you oh so much brother πŸ’” we sick hurt and lost without you
    2 I just want my all time favorite back πŸ’”πŸ˜­
    2 Missing you more and more as the days go by, I don't think it will get easier
    1 Dang only if you wasn't in Oak Park that day or any another you would be here
    1 This is the worst pain that a mother can have. aaaahhhhhhhh. I cry all the time.
    1 Alphonse momma love you large than life πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ˜­
    2 I wake up every morning thinking I'm in a nightmare πŸ˜“πŸ’”πŸ˜­
    2 I wish that I could wake up from this nigtmate :(
    2 πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­
    1 It's been six long months since you were take away from us.
    1 There is not a day that I don't think about you are cry for you. love you forever.
    2 Man the pain will never go away πŸ˜”πŸ˜­πŸ’”
    3 Each day gets hard to live with out you πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ’”
    1 210 days I have called for every single day n night 😭
    1 this mother's day was horr with out you. I hate life without my son.
    2 240 days as of tomorrow 😭😭😭😭all I have done
    2 My heart aches for you more each day sonπŸ’”
    3 Missing u like crazy our little dragonfly
    2 😈😈😈😈
    2 Everyday I make sure I come light you a candle. I wish we could have you back.
    2 I swear I think just having you around made things better for me 😭😭
    1 I wish I could hug you I would make sure it was a never ending one πŸ˜’πŸ’”
    1 I just saw your smile and heard your laugh when I closed my eyes 😍😍
    2 Didn't know my last holiday with you was going to be the last 4th of July
    2 πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”
    1 Apart of me was snatched when they took you away 😒😒
    1 Shattered heart πŸ’”πŸ’”
    1 Not a day goes by without a thought of you 😘😘
    2 Can I get a you fucked up straight up sus...please 😭😭
    1 Love you so much more than you ever knew
  • Occupation:
    2 Heating
  • Workplace:
    2 The Williams Family
  • Schools attended:
    2 Vatterott College
  • Comments:
    2 How do I live with out you.. why could I have gave my life for yours.
    3 The entire atmosphere has shifted since you are no longer here miss you brother
    2 love will never fade away
    1 no one the pain the way i do.. I was suppose to go first..
    1 Not a day goes by that I don't come here to light this candle
    1 How could this be my life? I would have given my life for yours. love you forever son
    1 Each day gets harder to go on without my baby! How could this be???πŸ˜ͺπŸ˜­πŸ’”
    2 I miss you so much πŸ˜’πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”
    2 damn. knew him from his ladue yrs. just learned of his passing
    1 No loved you like me son. My daily πŸ•―for you my loveπŸ˜’πŸ’”
    1 πŸ’”πŸ‘ΏπŸ˜’πŸŒŽπŸ•―πŸ•―πŸ•―πŸ•―πŸ•―πŸ•―
    1 This is the worst day of my life you been gone a yearπŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”
    2 I love you always my other son.
    2 Love you 4eva and day Cuz Always
    2 Im gonna make you Proud Cuzzo In A minute
    1 Son I miss you so much!πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”

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