Archives for February 2011

Shennell C. Mallory and Kamiya D. Pettiford-Preyor


Shennell C. Mallory, age 24 and her daughter Kamiya D. Pettiford-Preyor, age 4, entered Heaven together on February 28, 2011. Left to cherish their memory are a host of family and friends. Offer Condolence for the family of Shennell C. Mallory and Kamiya D. Pettiford-Preyor Print Obituary & Condolences

Phyllis Jean Watts


WATTS, Phyllis Jean. Watts, Sunrise December 08, 1950 – Sunset February 25, 2011. She was born in Columbus,OH to Elijah and Jeralean Watts. Phyllis was preceded in death by both parents, sister Angelee Hughs and brother Carlton Watts. Left to cherish her memory, son Christopher Watts, brothers Elder Stanley(Cora) Biles of Sulk Village, IL, Richard… Read complete obituary here.

Jimmie Lee Luckett


LUCKETT, Jimmie Lee Luckett, 71. Sunrise January 11, 1940 – Sunset February 24, 2011. She was a member of Common Ground Destiny Church. Jimmie Lee was preceded in death by her parents Bunch and Jose Huntley, husband Andrew Joseph Luckett, 3 sisters and 4 brothers. Left to cherish her memory, daughters Annette Johnson, Angela Huntley… Read complete obituary here.

Frank B. Pitts, Sr.


PITTS, Frank B. Pitts, Sr., 55. Sunrise September 13, 1955 – Sunset February 21, 2011. Frank was a member of Mt. Zion AME Church in Marion, OH and formerly a member of Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies. He was preceded in death by his parents Felipa M. McNeal and Andrew Pitts and daughter Takesha Pitts…. Read complete obituary here.

Andrake D. Kelley


Kelley,Andrake Demontte Kelley, 15. Sunrise January 14, 1996 – Sunset February 16, 2011. Drake was a student at Linden McKinley High School. He was preceded in death by his grandfather Robert Cage. Left to cherish his memory, mother Karla L. (Donald) Richardson, father Andre D. Kelley, Sr., grandparents Betty Cage, Sidney James Hopkins, Darlene Watkins… Read complete obituary here.

Ebb Williams, Jr.


WILLIAMS,Ebb Williams, Jr., 83. Sunrise June 19, 1927 – Sunset February 16, 2011. Mr. Williams is an Air Force WWII Veteran, former employee of City of Columbus, Dons Trucking, United States Postal Service and owner of Pops Ribs. He was a member of First Church of God where he served with the Hospitality, Men of… Read complete obituary here.

Mattie L. Dunning


Dunning, Mattie L. Dunning, 78. Sunrise November 4, 1932 – Sunset February 16, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents Mattie J. and Frank Dunning, Sr., son David Anthony Dunning, daughter Deborah Ann Dunning, siblings Elizabeth Dunning, Joan Elliott, Daisy Dunning, Virginia Candy Dunning and Al-Asaswad Hadi (Frank Dunning), and grandchild Dion Dunning…. Read complete obituary here.

Alfred Smith


SMITH,Alfred Smith, 74. Sunrise March 22, 1936 – Sunset February 15, 2011. Mr. Smith was born in Columbus Ohio, served in the U.S. Air Force and was a brother in the Masonic Lodge. He was preceded in death by his parents Valentino Smith Sr. and Helen Monroe and siblings, Thelma “Teddy” Hancock, Val Smith, Jr.,… Read complete obituary here.

Mother Audrey L. Payton


PAYTON, Audrey L. Payton, 81. Sunrise March 23, 1929 – Sunset February 15, 2011. Mrs. Payton was born in Cleveland, Ohio to the late James and Cora Richardson. She was a Nurses Aide at Mt. Carmel West Hospital and a member of Triedstone Baptist Church where she served on The Mothers Board, Angelic Christian Voices,… Read complete obituary here.

John Samuel Slaughter


John Samuel Slaughter, 81. Sunrise July 8, 1929 – Sunset February 14, 2011. John served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War and formerly employed at The OSU Medical Center. He was a member of Faith Ministries Church and Air Force Sergeants Assoc. John was preceded… Read complete obituary here.