John Creech Jr., age 20

Lost to gun violence on December 7, 2019 in Hayward, California.

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  • Nickname:
    4 JJ or J'boog
    2 handsome, inteligent
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    3 spunky
    2 family orientated, beautiful smile, handsome,loving,kind,funny,smart,loyal,protective
    1 Big 49ers fan, Warriors
    2 old school cars Box Chevys
    3 he took care of all his sisters
    2 JJ was always very respectful and happy young man .... his parents raised him right
    1 loving
  • Occupation:
    1 student
    2 Automotive Tech
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    1 decoto adult school
    2 logan HS
    1 Brenkwitz High School
  • Comments:
    10 My son was only 20 and was robbed of his life his family is broken and misses him so much
    3 JJ❤ A son brother uncle and someone's first love. loved
    2 Jj Loved Nothing More Then His Family And His Real Homies. 🌎 Lost a good one💔
    1 Jj 🌎
    2 JJ was a great kid. he was one of my favorite students. What a loss, condolences for the family
    1 JJ was a great baseball player and so kind hearted.
    1 Rest Easy poppa mane 🤛🏼
    1 JJ didnt deserve this he was a good kid!
    1 very loved awesome kid hugs to his mom
    1 jjs world! I love you babe ♡ R.C
    1 JJ is very much loved beyond his life so sad 😪
    2 i love you brother forever and always.
    1 Justice for JJ your deeply missed
    1 jj soul was beautiful
    1 He definitely loved his family ❤
    1 😭💔 jj was a great son and brother we ❤ you mom
    1 JJ didnt deserve this hes an awesome kid
    1 very loved ❤ jjs 🌏
    1 Missed 😭 deeply
    1 we need justice for JJ
    1 JJ had a heart of gold 😪
    1 Cant wait to get JUSTICE
    1 life will never be the same miss you so much😭😪💔
    1 We want justice for JJ he didnt deserve this😪
    1 jj is a best friend of my sons we will miss you forever jj.
    1 We miss you so much 😭
    1 The sweetest young man you could meet very respectful
    1 my heart is shattered you beautiful smile I miss you son love mom
    1 Your missed everyday brother! IloveYou past death
    1 Justice is comming
    1 I'm broken son I miss you so much 😭 your smile your funniness your love we love you son ❤ mom
    1 jj was a best friend/brother to my son.
    1 very respectful in every way

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