Alonzo Nakia Quinn


Alonzo Nakia Quinn

Death 2 Jan 2003 (aged 27)
Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Malvina, Bolivar County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 140556477 View Source

Alonzo Nakia Quinn was born May 6, 1975.

He died Jan. 2, 2003 in Waterloo, Iowa, after he and his 9-month-pregnant girlfriend, Rhiannon Marie Olsen, 22, were shot at Quinn's 1001 Hartman Avenue home.

The couple's unborn child, a boy who was to be named Jalen, did not survive. The murders remain unsolved.

Survivors included his mother, Ola Mae Quinn of Rosedale, Miss.; his father, James Quinn Sr. of Waterloo, Iowa; his maternal grandmother, Lula Mae Reed of Malvina, Miss.; 10 sisters, Rosetta Jackson of Rosedale, Elaine Scott, Hattie Quinn, Miosho Quinn and Anna Quinn, all of Waterloo, Iowa, Ola Mae Coleman of Nantucket, Mass., Gussie Dillard of Rochester, N.Y., and Evelyn Usry, Jennie Usry and Sabrina Taylor, all of Rosedale; and seven brothers, Richard Lewis, James Quinn Jr., Dennis Quinn, Danny Quinn and Blake Jones, all of Waterloo, Iowa, Patrick Lewis of Phoenix, Ariz., and Leon Quinn of New York.

Visitation was held Friday, January 10, 2003, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland, Mississippi. Funeral services were held Saturday, January 11, at 11 a.m. at Gospel Temple Church, Rosedale, with Brother Kevin Stancil officiating.

Alonzo was laid to rest at the Charity of Peace Cemetery in Malvina, Mississippi, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland, Mississippi.

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  • Created by: Jody Ewing
  • Added: 27 Dec 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 140556477
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