Derehl Dumas


Derehl Marcellus Dumas was born January 12, 1988. He attended Brookhaven High School where he played football. Derehl loved his children and his family. There was a brotherly love that no one could deny.

Derehl was very adventurous and was not afraid to try new things. He was the type of person that did what he wanted, when he wanted, no matter what others thought of him.  He loved the Ohio State Buckeyes. Derehl was a jokester.

Derehl is preceded in death by his father, Darryl Dumas; brother, Shawndel Woods; son, Amari; daughter, Deriyah; paternal grandparents, James and Rebecca Weeden; and maternal grandfather, Ralph Jones.

Derehl is survived by his mother, Sylvia Hoskins; step father, Tony Hoskins; brother, Terrance Woods; sons, A’Tavion and Kaden; daughters, Derehauna and Taylor; niece, Ta’jae; nephews, Delshawn and Tre’jon; brother in love, Cobre Gordan; step brother, Tony Hoskns, Jr.; step sisters, Latorya, Shavon, Kiera (Indianapolis, IN), Tamar (Columbus, OH), and Angel (Georgia); aunts, Sheryl Fields, D’Andra Woods, and Dana Woods (all of Columbus, OH; maternal grandmother, Florence Woods; 101 sisters and brothers from other mothers; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Derehl will be sincerely missed by all those who had the privilege of knowing and loving him.

Visitation 11:00am and Funeral 12:00pm Thursday, June 3, 2021 at New Generation Church, 1173 Essex Ave.

Interment at Evergreen Burial Park


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Condolence Messages

  1. We love you HOOD

  2. Lisa Williams

    Wow, I’m still in shock, RIH Derehl. I won’t be hearing you calling me L Dawg again… Prayers going out to the family.

  3. Love you and R.I.P., Moo Moo ❤️

  4. Selena Hashman

    We love you Moo Moo. Rest in paradise!

  5. Jasmine Campbell


  6. A Real One Gone To Soon, You Will Be Missed Sir And My Deepest Condolences To You T-Woods And Yo Family…

  7. I love u Moomoo !! Rest in paradise ! Tell dot wats up for me. Praying for our family

  8. Prayers to the family, I remembered Derehl since middle school.. always been a stand up young man with a good heart.. God bless you

  9. Love you brudda you will truly be missed watch over us and to the Woods family my condolences

  10. My Prayers are with you all Love Mary Sue

  11. My Condolences To The Family My Prayers are with You All

  12. Rev. Belinda "Blink" Woods

    Sylvia (Tony) and Terrance my thoughts and prayers have been spoken to to the ear of God every since I heard that your precious son/brother was born into eternity. Know this that God is just a whisper, a cry and a tear away. Love you.

  13. Rest In Peace!!!!! Sending love and strength to his family!! ❤️

  14. Raymona Smith

    It was a pleasure to know you brother!! Always kept a smile on your face and kept everybody laughing… rest easy big dawg!! You will be forever missed!!

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