Jovon Golden


Jovon Diamond Lee Golden, age 32, was born February 15, 1989 in Columbus, Ohio and departed this life on Monday, October 25, 2021 at home.

Jovon graduated from Linden McKinley High School. He also worked at Ohio State for 12 years. Jovon lived a hardworking successful life. Jovon loved his 3 children and family and friends. Jovon loved his football team, New England Patriots, and loved playing his video games.

Jovon is preceded in death by his great grandmother, Rose Mae Clark.

Jovon leaves to cherish his memory, mother, Crystal Golden; stepfather, Barclay Wats; brother, LaMoyne “Markie” Golden; children, Ny’Asia, JaVay, and Anthony; mother of his children, Lisa LaGrande; grandmother, Velvalene Thompson; grandfather, Bud Golden; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Jovon will truly be missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him.

Public Visitation 12:00pm, Private Visitation 1:00pm and Funeral 2:00pm Friday, November 5, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.


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Condolence Messages

  1. My Deepest Condolence to the Golden Family, we here at O.S.U will keep your family in prayer.

  2. To the family of Jovon Golden. Our heart breaks for you and our family. Sending love to the Golden family. God knows best. Life is so so short and we need to love one another. We want to send our condolences from the entire Medley, Small and Rutledge family. RIP JOVON GLAD YOU PASS BY OUR WAY!!!

  3. Sharing your sadness as you prepare to say goodbye to your love one.
    May the support of family and friends be a source of strength and the
    God of comfort a refuge in your time of sorrow. Truly sorry for your loss.

  4. Sondra and Larry King

    The LeGrande – King Family
    Expressing our Heartfelt Condolences to the Golden family.
    May God comfort you and give you strength during this time of sadness.
    With Loving Thoughts and Deepest Sympathy. RIP JOVON

  5. My deepest and sincere condolences to your family at this time of bereavement. May God keep your hearts and minds during this period of grief. I pray you will all be comforted.

  6. Ricco (Pops) & Linda Bryant

    Our deepest sympathy goes out to the Golden family in the loss of their beloved Jovon. Please accept our warmest condolences. RIP Jovon

  7. My condolence to Crystal Golden and family. In hopes that God wraps his arms around them as they try and make it through this time of sorrow.

  8. Yashica Robinson

    I’m still loss for words, my condolences to the Golden family. Jovon was a great guy, may god bless your family!

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