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Funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 3, 2021 with Visitation at 12:00pm and service to follow at 1:00pm W.E. Lusain Funeral Home and Crematory (2060 Germantown Street/Dayton, OH 45417).

Rodney Tirrell Higgins Jr (Ra-Ra) 34, was born to Willa Boyd and Rodney Higgins Sr in Dayton, OH on May 31,1987. He is proceeded in death by Marylena Boyd and Bessie

Higgins (Grandmothers) ,James Haraway( Uncle), Denise Pettigrew(Aunt),Melinda Boyd and Linita Pettigrew(cousins).

He leaves behind his mother Willa Boyd, father Rodney Higgins Sr,(3) brothers Robert, Roderick and Quinn Stewart,(3)sisters Natasha(Ta-Ta), Renita (Nita Beeda), and Rodrika (Drik). (4)children Keshawn, Kamea, Tirrell,and Ta’Riah,(4) nephews Ty’Mel,Te’Vaughn Jr,Little

Robert, Austin,(5) nieces Bry’Onna, Ra’Naya, Bry’Elle,Royce, Sha’Nyla.(7) auntsWilletta,Willisa,Williette,Willena,Bathsheba,Donna,Kametria(Michelle),(3)uncles Dwayne, Naashon, Antonio, special cousins: Kristopher Boyd, Naashon Pettigrew, Michael Ward, Valencia Henderson, and Darylisa Boyd. special friends: Candes Thompson and Brandon Leak, numerous of cousins and friends. Ra-Ra was a beloved son, brother, father, cousin, and friend. He was very family oriented (solid foundation), loving, caring, fun, outgoing, down to earth, most solid lovable person you could ever meet. Ra-Ra was definitely a ladies man!

Professional services entrusted to W.E. Lusain Funeral Home and Crematory.

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November 2, 2021
Rodney (Ra-Ra) your starting your new journey with the Lord our Father. Now, that you've earned your wings like a dove. You can hold them out wide and say "I MADE IT" , while protecting your children, mother, father, siblings and etc. We gained a ANGEL. In Jesus name. AMEN
                                                  Cousin Sis. Stephanie Dumas

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