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Kalijuan DeLewis ‘Goonga’ Andrews

Kalijuan DeLewis “Goonga” Andrews was born on March 19, 1994 in South Hill, Virginia to Gregory Andrews and Melvina Hayes.

He was educated in Lunenburg County Public Schools. Kalijuan was a dedicated father and son. He loved fishing, dancing, playing drums, and watching the Dallas Cowboys.

Kalijuan gained his heavenly wings on Friday, January 3 at UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville, VA. He is preceded in death by his sister, Destiny Hayes; both grandfathers: Melvin Hayes and Harry Lewis Andrews; two aunts: Viola Lambert and Shaun Andrews; one uncle: Vincent Hayes; devoted cousin, Layvon Andrews.

His beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of his children: Aiden (son, age 6) and Little Destiny (daughter, age 1); parents, Gregory and Melvina; a brother, Ryiqual Beasley and sister, Alexis Lawrence; both grandmothers, Edith Hayes and Georgia Andrews; seven aunts, Pamela Nelson, Paula Andrews, Thelma Fuller (William), Theresa Freeman (John), Annie Fuller (Ralph), Doris Hayes, and Alma Mayo; six uncles, Raymond, Ray, and James Lambert, Kevin, Kenneth (Mary) and David Hayes; five great-aunts and five great-uncles; two best friends, Jaquan Taylor and Isiah Webb and a host of devoted cousins and friends.

Funeral services were held Friday, January 10, at 1 p.m. at People’s Community Center, Victoria, with the Rev. Paulette Hazelwood, Eulogist. Interment was in the Rhodes Family Cemetery, Kenbridge.

S.P. Jones and Son Funeral Home served the family.