Mr. Jonathan Hosea DeCosta was born in Jacksonville, Florida on March 20, 1984 to his loving parents Hosea and Johnnie Mae DeCosta. At an early age he was baptized in Jesus’ Name at Jesus Only Apostolic Faith Church. He attended Andrew Jackson Highschool where he was on the wrestling team. He was a loving son, father, brother, uncle, and friend. He was caring, loving, and respectful. Jonathan had a heart of gold; he would help anybody. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
Jonathan was preceded in death by his grandparents Peter DeCosta, Elise Mungin, and Felton Sales.
He leaves to mourn his daughter Jaeda DeCosta, mother and father Hosea and Johnnie Mae DeCosta, grandmother Ruth Sales, siblings Corey Seay (Tasha), Bridget Hill, and Joshua DeCosta (Sylvia), nephews John Hill and Josiah DeCosta, and a host of cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.
Funeral Service will be 11 AM Saturday February 29, 2020 at Philippian Community Church 7578 New Kings Road Jacksonville, Florida 32219. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 3 PM to 5:30 PM Friday February 28, 2020 in Evergreen Chapel.
Arrangements are with Evergreen Funeral Home & Crematory 4535 Main Street Jacksonville, Florida 32206 (904) 353-3649.