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Jesus Monroe, 32, of Waynesboro passed away on July 21, 2017 in Weyers Cave.

Born June 27, 1985 in Fresno, CA he was the son of Jacqueline Cherry-Monroe and the late Howard "Bro. YHWH" Monroe Jr.

On April 23, 2014 Jesus married Erica Jacobs in Fishersville, VA. He was a graduate of Radford University where he obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. Jesus was employed by Cadence, Inc in Staunton where he worked as a Sales Account Manager. He loved to travel and had recently taken trips to Ireland, Mexico, and Florida. Jesus enjoyed being outdoors, seeking adventure and could always be found on the golf course or at a fishing hole. Anyone who knew Jesus, knew what was most important to him; spending time with his wife, friends and family. Anytime he was with one of those three, his heart was content.

In addition to his mother, Jesus is survived by his wife, Erica Monroe; brothers, Mark Kennard and James Peebles; sisters, Ada Hoover, Narcissus Peebles, and Virginia Pearl Monroe; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Mark and Patricia Jacobs; sister-in-law, Sonya Jacobs.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 618 W. Main St., with Pastor Ryan Oswald and the Rev. Dr. Warne Dawkins officiating. The family will receive friends following the service.

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