May 9, 1960 - May 26, 2021
WASHINGTON, Mr. Tyrone - Age 61, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 4:30 PM Saturday, June 5, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 5:00 PM. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home 4:30 PM Saturday. Mr. Washington will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Friday. Mr. Tyrone Leon Washington affectionately known as “T Bird”, but to his children “Hitman” and “Daddy T” was born May 9, 1960 in Flint, Michigan, the son of Barbara Shackleford and Joseph Washington, but raised by Artis Shackleford since the age of 4. Tyrone gained his wings on May 26, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. He was a resident of Flint and attended Beecher Community Schools. Mr. Tyrone was a spiritual man, and was introduced to Christ at a young age. Amongst his peers, Tyron was known as a hard and dedicated worker. He also loved playing cards, Dominoes and was passionate about bowling in which he received many trophies and awards while participating in many bowling leagues. Most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends. Mr. Tyrone Leon Washington leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Melissa Washington of Mt. Morris, MI; daughters, Andrea Pritchett of Flushing, MI, SaMia (Anthony) Shields of Swartz Creek, MI, DaZinshay Goff of Jackson, MS, Arnita (Stephon) Hendrix of Grand Blanc, MI and LaJoi (Mikyel) Goff of Flint; sons, Kelvin (Rayvon) Kornegay II of Grand Blanc, MI, Kevionté Goff of Denver, CO, Devonté Goff of Flint and Shaquille (Keiasia) Pritchett of Mt. Morris, MI; 19 grandchildren; mother, Barbara Shackleford; sisters, LaDawn (Larry) Brinson of Atlanta, GA, Carla D. Washington-Hinton of Saginaw, MI, Sharonda (Jonathan) Taylor of Flint and TaMika Muhammad of Houston, TX; brothers, Artis (Vernella) Shackleford of Muskegon, MI and Joey Washington of Flint; a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; sisters-in-law, DeSheryle (Roger) Tyler of Detroit, MI, LaVetta (Lonnie) Mayfield of Phoenix, AZ, Tisa Collis of DeSoto, TX and Adrienne Burks of Edwards, MS; brothers-in-law, Antonio (Billie) Pritchett of Flint, Edwin (Victoria) Pritchett of Phoenix, AZ, Terrance (Cassandra) Collins of DeSoto, TX, Eric Burks, Derrick Burks and Jauwan Burks, all of Edwards, MS; a host of other relatives and friends including best friend, Trenton Fuqua. Mr. Washington was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Washington; step-father, Artis L. Shackleford; brother, Darren Mance; mother-in-law, Paula Pritchett; fathers-in-law, Lanzey Pritchett and Eddie Tyler. The family would like to express special thanks to McLaren-Flint ICU, his nurse, Holly and the Van Wagoner family.
WASHINGTON, Mr. Tyrone - Age 61, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 4:30 PM Saturday, June 5, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 5:00... View Obituary & Service Information
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