January 3, 1972 - August 20, 2021
LeValya Lamont Deans known as Val born to the late Sandra and Lamont Bynum of Rocky Mount North Carolina. Born the first male child to his maternal family, he was a born protector. During his favorite years Val attended Rocky Mount, North Carolina Public Schools. Later moving to Baltimore, Maryland where he attended Westside Skill Center obtaining his GED and welding certificate. Val was filled with ingenuity. He loved using his hands. He was passionate about welding. As he advanced his career, he received multiple certifications in various areas of welding. LeValya was a proud owner of Substantial Cutz Studio, Baltimore, Md. Val was full of love. He had a sense of humor and very charming. He has a distinctive style that he truly embraced; he was suave. Cherishing his family was a priority. He was more than a family man. A true leader eager to show compassion. Caring but "tough love" was his motto. An alpha male by nature, but a gentle giant in real time. Being in the presence of family and friends bought him joy and laughter. Entertaining was his specialty; guaranteed good food, music, and good times. He was a self-taught grill master. Val loved to make music, and loved music of all genres. He lived unapologetically and was a firm believer in doing whatever your heart desire's, he truly lived a full life. Determined and goal driven Val achieved his accomplishments and life goals. He was preceded in death by mother Sandra Deans Bynum and brother David Deans LeValya. Val leaves to mourn a loving grandmother Annie Deans (matriarch of maternal family line); devoted sister, Shi Collins; four children, Khourtney Virgil fathered with Michelle Virgil, Tytiana Deans, LeValya Deans Jr., and Lavelle Deans; ex-wife, Melody Bell; a devoted fiance' Desiree Singleton and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
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