Isaiah Zebulon Nasir Tafari

November 4, 2005April 15, 2021

Isaiah Zebulon Nasir Tafari, 15, of Bloomington made his transition Thursday, April 15, 2021 in his home. He was born November 4, 2005 in Bloomington to Christopher M. Murray and Shirley J. Stephens. He was a student.

Survivors include his parents of Bloomington; all of his spiritual family; two brothers, Ishmael Lucero and Yoshua Urban; grandparents, Sandra F. Murray and Eugene H. Harris; two aunts, Lisa Kish Stephens and Nicole Harris; two uncles, William Moore and J. C. Stokes; Godparents, Iuri Hart and Ronnita Thompson; and several cousins. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Theodore L. Stephens and Judith Stephens.

Isaiah is of the Rastafari faith. He enjoys horseback riding, music and communing with nature.

There will be a Homecoming Celebration of Life on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 2:00 PM in Winslow Park, 2120 S Highland Ave, Bloomington, IN 47401. Bring a vegetarian dish, and possibly a drum or shaker. Nyahbinghi in the Park. Arrangements are under the direction of Day & Deremiah-Frye Funeral Home.

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  • Homecoming Life Celebration

    Saturday, April 24, 2021


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Brittany Granberry

April 25, 2021

Sending my heartfelt condolences to Christopher and Shirley . It is never easy to lose a loved one especially a child. I pray that as each day passes you all grow a bit stronger . Please always remember in this time of grief be kind to yourself . Take as much time as you need to grieve . Sending love and prayers .

Ruthie Stewart

April 19, 2021

DearLoved son of Christopher and Shirley you were loved by all aunt Ruthie Ant all of your cousins Rest in peace