Anthony “Fat Boy” Posley

Anthony “Fat Boy” Posley

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 23 Jul 2006 (aged 22)
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Burial Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 113818849 · View Source
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Anthony Posley was born December 26, 1983, in Chicago, IL, the son of Tommy Posley and Lawanda Wright-Jackson. He enjoyed playing basketball and being with family and friends.

He died Sunday, July 23, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids after being shot earlier that day.

Memorial services were held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 28, 2006, at the Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Cedar Rapids, with Minister Michael Muhammad officiating.

Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cedar Rapids.

Survivors included his mother, Lawanda Wright-Jackson of Cedar Rapids; father, Tommy of Chicago; fiancée Lakila Veasey of Cedar Rapids; stepdaughter, Sarah Veasey of Cedar Rapids; two brothers, Morris Jackson and Timothy Posley, both of Cedar Rapids; six sisters, Kahyla Posley of MN, Nicole Posley of Kankakee, IL, Toniea Robertson of Chicago, Tangela Robertson of Cedar Rapids, Tishana McDade of Cedar Rapids and Delphine Posley of MN.

Also surviving are his grandparents, Verna Jackson of Kankakee, IL, Lee Andrew Posley of Chicago and Frank Barron of Kankakee, IL; great uncle, Aaron Levy Jackson of Cedar Rapids; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Tommy Posley, Jr.; and grandmothers, Ethel and Zettie.

A memorial fund was established in his memory.


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  • Created by: Jody Ewing
  • Added: 14 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113818849
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anthony “Fat Boy” Posley (26 Dec 1983–23 Jul 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113818849, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Jody Ewing (contributor 47271115) .