Jaleel Delayne Ra'Masie Jamel Johnson

December 19, 1999October 12, 2020

Jaleel Delayne Ra’masie Jamel Johnson, 20, of Bloomginton, passed away on October 12, 2020. He was born on December 19, 1999 in Normal, Illinois to Corey Johnson and Danielle Mathews.

Jaleel is survived by his son Elyon Corey Jaleel Johnson, significant other Rose Murphy, parents Cory Johnson and Danielle Matthews. David Matthews who was a special uncle as well as a father figure, sister Jhania Poston, brother David Matthews, Courtney Johnson. Maternal grandmother Carmen Jones Matthews, maternal grandfather Anthony (Belenda Spencer) Little. Aunts; Jazmine Johnson, Alésandra Stone, Rebecca (Tyshawn) Stone, Lakeisha Butler, Alecia Matthews, Renee Branton. Uncles; Khamandia Johnson, Martriano (Nicole) Matthews, Antonio Stuckey, Tyrone Brown, DaMarco Spencer, Jamal Johnson, Charles Johnson, Eric (Amanda) Johnson Colin Matthews, Alex Matthews. Great great aunt Louise Nuckoll, and many cousins who were like brothers and sisters to Jaleel.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Tommy Johnson Days; grandmother LaVonne Garett; paternal grandmother Anita Johnson; great grandfather Alex Matthews Sr.; aunt Diana Johnson; uncle; and great aunt Mary Francis Matthews.

Jaleel worked in construction as a concrete laborer. He was an awesome father who played football as well as basketball in highschool and loved playing video games.

Memorial contributions may be made to Jaleel’s mother, Danielle.

Visitation will be held from 12-2pm on Friday October 23, 2020 at East Lawn Funeral Home, 1102 Airport Road, Bloomington, IL 61704. Following will be a private family funeral.

CDC guidelines will be followed regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at

Sleep until the resurrection, Jaleel.


  • Danielle Johnson (Corey Johnson), Mother

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  • Visitation

    Friday, October 23, 2020

  • Family Funeral Service

    Friday, October 23, 2020


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Felicia Brewer

October 23, 2020

God called you home but he made sure your loved ones would be surrounded by love now and forever... RIL, You will be greatly missed...

Tim Moore

October 22, 2020

Rest in Peace Jaleel. Your BHS family sends prayers and well wishes to your family and friends. May God bless your soul. Once a Raider Always a Raider!

Alyssa Lawrence

October 21, 2020

I met Jaleel our sophomore year at BHS, he was an amazing person and friend ! Recent years he would give me amazing advice and always said to keep my head up and keep pushing! He will be missed . Prayers and thoughts to the family 💕🙏🏼

Yvette Nelson

October 21, 2020

Where do I start... Man you were my baby before I had my son. I was at your house everyday. You grew up on me but always had mad respect for me and your god father whenever you saw us. I keep shaking my head cause this doesn't seems real. You left this world too soon . Your son needed you but god was ready for you. Now your resting in heaven . Fly High Jaleel and keep watching over Us. Love Always n Forever Vette💖😘😇


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