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Crosby mourns loss of “E-40”

By BOBBY HORN JR.
CROSBY– Two services will be held this week to remember the life of Crosby High senior Roshaad “E-40” Mayweather.
Mayweather died on Jan. 31 from injuries sustained in a head-on crash earlier in the day on Barbers Hill Road.
A wake will be held at the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 12418 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. in Barrett Station, on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the Mt. Rose Church of God in Christ, 13000 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd, at 11 a.m.
Mayweather is remembered as a caring person who was active in church and school activities. “Everyone who knewhime remembers his every present smile, his big heart and his love for his family,” Crosby High Principal Dr. Marley Morris said.
Mayweather was involved in the music ministry at Shiloh. He played the drums, saxophone and keyboard. A junior usher at the church he was often referred to as a “young evangelist” who sought to bring others into the church. Mayweather was also a member of the Cougars Varsity Football Team, KFL (Kinfolk 4 Life), a rap group and “The Chop Line” car club.