Monte Vista Funeral Home & Memorial Park

1900 E. Oakland Ave, Johnson City, TN


Arjay Ra'Ed Wiles

September 21, 2008August 28, 2019

Arjay Ra’Ed Wiles, age 10, of Johnson City, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Johnson City Medical Center. He was born in Mt. Holly, New Jersey, a son of Richard A. Wiles, Jr. and Latanya A. Wiles.

Arjay was a member of International Christian Assembly. He loved spending time with family and friends. He loved to laugh and smile, and this brought so much joy to so many.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by two brothers, Roland and Marcel Wiles; one sister, Jazlynn Wiles; maternal grandparents, Veleria Hall-Sherman and husband George, and Christian L. Fenning and wife Bridget; paternal grandparents, Leila M. Saab, and Richard A. Wiles, Sr.; aunts, Christie L. Fumbah, and Lorvonne Buesmaill and husband Roger; and uncles, Ernest L. Hall and wife Maudeline, Virgil J. Toure, Waldron Wiles and wife Kellyn, and Ruel Wiles and wife Jesslyn; and the host of other relatives that loved and cherished him.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Rose Hill Cathedral, 227 East Market Street, Johnson City, TN with Rev. Charles Levi Martin and Pastor Benjamin Kisoni officiating. Committal Service and Interment will follow in the Garden of the Last Supper at Monte Vista Memorial Park.

The family wishes to express a special thanks to family and friends who stood by them through Arjay’s life and for all their love and care shown.

Arrangements especially for Arjay Ra’Ed Wiles and his family have been made through Monte Vista Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 1900 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN; 423-282-2631.


  • Richard A. Wiles Jr., Father
  • Latanya A. Wiles, Mother
  • Roland Wiles, Brother
  • Marcel Wiles, Brother
  • Jazlynn Wiles, Sister
  • Veleria Hall-Sherman, Maternal Grandmother
  • Christian L. Fenning, Maternal Grandfather
  • Leila M. Saab, Paternal Grandmother
  • Richard A. Wiles Sr., Paternal Grandfather
  • Christie L. Fumbah, Aunt
  • Lorvonne Buesmaill, Aunt
  • Ernest L. Hall, Uncle
  • Waldron Wiles, Uncle
  • Virgil J. Toure, Uncle
  • Ruel Wiles, Uncle


  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • Committal Service & Interment Saturday, September 7, 2019


Arjay Ra'Ed Wiles

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Christine Dennis

September 6, 2019

My dear sweet Arjay, you fought a good fight my dearest. Rest now in the arms of the Lord. To my sister and brother Al and Angel, I say take heart and let the Lord keep you strong during this trial time.

Joyce Bannerman

September 5, 2019

My deepest sympathy to the entire family of our beloved Arjay. We place him back in the arms of our good Shepard who will watch over him and give him eternal rest.

Mbowoi N Johnson

August 30, 2019

You were a great kid, sweet and loving we feel sad that you are no longer with us but, we know you are resting in peace with the lord.
Love u sweetheart