Master Larenta Deshawn Dawkins, Jr, age 6 years old was born on August 30, 2012 to Larenta Deshawn Dawkins, Sr. and Dana Danielle Frankin in Dothan, Alabama.
Larenta accepted Christ at an early and was a student at Slingluff Elementary School in Dothan, Alabama. He enjoy playing basketball, coloring, fishing and going to the beach with his family. He loved balloons and playing with his sisters and brothers.
Larenta was preceded in death by his grandmother: Rosa “Rosetta” Marie Dawkins; great grandparents: Rosie Lee Dawkins and Ygnacio Ualdez.
He leaves to cherish is precious memories his beloved mother: Dana (Michael Hattan) Franklin; his father: Larenta Deshawn Dawkins, Sr.; six siblings: Jalaya McClinton, LaMiah Dawkins, Liam Dawkins, Ro’Mari Lloyd, Daziya Clemmons and Tristan Thompson; his grandparents: Earlene (Altoris) Dozier; great grandmother: Annie Valdez; three uncles: Darion Jackson, Derrick Dawkins and Antonio Dawkins; one aunt: Renae “Aunt Keke” Carroll; great aunt: Kathy Jackson; three great uncles: Johnny, Daniel and Raymond; and a special friend his dog: Bruno; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends.