September 26, 1983 - August 27, 2017
It is with great sadness, that the family of Elliot Anthony Spikes announces his passing on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at the age of 34 years. Elliot, affectionately called El, was born in Painesville, Ohio on September 26, 1983. He attended Painesville City Public Schools. Elliot’s favorite pastimes were playing golf and basketball. He also was an expert Chess player and he usually won over his family and friends. He loved to cook and often he would experiment on his family with his custom creations. El liked to draw and became quite good at it. Elliot, named by his friends “Big El”, “El Dog”, “Elli ante” was very popular and he had many friends. Elliot had so many wonderful qualities. He was creative and very intelligent, with so much potential and he loved his family very much. As he made his transition from life to to death, Elliot leaves to mourn him, parents, Antonio and Kimberly Ann (Marshall) Brooks, father, James (Nookie) Spikes; 2 brothers, Reggie Brooks and Patrick Spikes; 1 sister Kasanie Brooks; Grandparents, James and Janie Spikes, Grandfather Earl Tuff; Beloved Grandmother Ruth Marshall and Great Grandmother Daisy Landingham precedes him in death. He also leaves a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins from the Brooks, Spikes, Marshall and Landingham families, and a host of relatives and friends. As we, his family and friends bid him farewell, be it known to all, Elliot will be truly and sorely missed.
Service will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 12:00 noon at New Hope Baptist Church 428 West Jackson Street Painesville, OH 44077 440-357-6968 Rev. Jimmie Smith – Officiating