Cover photo for Jahlil N. Scott, Jr.'s Obituary

Jahlil N. Scott, Jr.

September 29, 2023 — December 25, 2023


Jahlil N. Scott, Jr., precious son of Jahlil N. Scott, Sr. and Tahlae McGill-Cruz, passed away suddenly at their home in Swatara Township on December 25, 2023.  He joins in Heaven his paternal grandfather Mark Brown and maternal great grandmother Gloria Rodriguez.

Born on September 29, 2023, at Harrisburg Hospital, Jahlil brought immense joy and happiness to his parents and extended family during his almost three months on this earth. His radiant smile and infectious laughter brightened their lives each day. Although Jahlil's time here was brief, the treasured memories he created will forever remain etched in the hearts of all who loved him.

In addition to his parents, Jahlil leaves behind a loving and tight-knit family to cherish his memory - his maternal grandmother Tanya Cruz; maternal grandfather  Eric McGill; paternal grandmother  Shana Brown; paternal great grandmother  Denise Scott; maternal great grandparents  Estella and Eugene McGill; aunts:  A’Oshannay Scott, Tahleya McGill-Cruz, Eniyah McGill-Cruz, Saniyah Cruz, and Esani Kent-McGill; uncles: Eric McGill Jr,  Steven Bundy, Taufeeq Brown, and Kaseem Brown; and numerous other adoring family members.

The family will be holding private services for Jahlil at their convenience as they come to terms with this heart-wrenching loss. 

Kimmel Funeral Home, Harrisburg, is handling arrangements.

For those who wish to offer support to the grieving family during this trying time by helping with expenses incurred, a link has been provided below to facilitate your kindness.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jahlil N. Scott, Jr., please visit our flower store.



Visits: 161

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors