Alfonte Matrelle Cooks Jr, 26, passed away on Thursday April 13, 2022. He was born in Columbus, Ga and grew up in Fort Worth, Tx. Son of Roponda and Ronald McGhee,Sr. and biological father Alfonte Cooks, Sr. In grade Alfonte school was involved in music, football, basketball and skate boarding. He graduated from Brewer High School, Fort Worth, Tx.
He pursued hobbies in music, art, cooking and gaming. He touched many in his community through his passion for creating and writing music. A major part of his twenties was being an inspirational band member with close friends and with support of Zoey Amador and family.
Alfonte was protective of family, a child at heart and had a loving, funny, and silly personality. He had a different outlook on life than majority and was very intelligent. He also had a love for nature and valued the simple things of life.
He is survived by parents, Roponda and Ronald McGhee,Sr. and biological father Alfonte Cooks, Sr.; girl friend, Zoey Amador; grandparents, Helen Scott, Larry (the late Barbara) Scott, Judy Ann (Charlie) Stanford; older brother Ronald McGhee, Jr,; younger sisters Shakira Cooks and Ronysha McGhee and a host of aunts, uncles, a niece, cousins and close friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, April 30, 2022 at 11am. Lambs International Funeral home 3398 Buena Vista Rd, Columbus, GA 31906