Archives for May 2011

Clinton H. “Judgie” Fuqua

In Memorial

Fuqua, Clinton H. “Judgie” Fuqua, 55. Sunrise November 16, 1956 �“ Sunset May 30, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents Robert L. and Hallie E. Fuqua. Left to cherish his memory, son Clinton H. Johnson, daughter Hallie Johnson, stepdaughter Yolonda Johnson, brothers Robert Fuqua, Mark Fuqua and Charles Mayes, sisters Coutney (Andre)… Read complete obituary here.

Jannie Jeter


JETER, Jannie Jeter, 89. Sunrise March 22, 1922 – Sunset May 28, 2011. She was born in Carlisle, S.C. to the late Aurenius and Saphronia Tucker. Jannie worked many years as a Nurses Aid in nursing home and private duty. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Russell Jeter, sons… Read complete obituary here.

Eric L. “Ricky” Boydston, Jr.


Boydston,Eric L. “Ricky” Boydston, Jr., 43. Sunrise December 16, 1967 – Sunset May 27, 2011. Ricky was born in Rochester, NY. The family moved to Columbus and attended Smyrna Baptist Church. A 1986 graduate of CAHS, he attended Allegheny College and graduated from Bliss College. He worked at CIGNA Healthcare and Aetna Insurance Company. He… Read complete obituary here.

Robert O. Nelson


NELSON,Robert O. Nelson, 80. Sunrise July 16, 1930 – Sunset May 24, 2011. Robert was born in Crowder, Mississippi to the late Christine Strong Price and Raymond Hunt Sr. He served in the U.S. Army as a 1st Cpl during the Korean War. He worked many years in the steel mills in Pittsburg, PA. Along… Read complete obituary here.

Elder Edd Mack Boyce


BOYCE,Elder Edd Mack Boyce, 65. Sunrise February 23, 1946 – Sunset May 23, 2011. Born in Monroe Georgia, Edd retired from Buckeye Steel and was the Treasurer and member of the Grievance Committee of Local 423. He served as the Co Pastor of Three Steps Desire COGIC. He was preceded in death by his father… Read complete obituary here.

Johnnie Boe Ross


ROSS, Johnnie Boe Ross, 65. Sunrise May 22, 1945 – Sunset May 20, 2011. Johnnie Ross was born in Ashland, Mississippi where he was educated in The Public School System. He loved to fish, spend time with his family, mentor and make people laugh. Johnnie was preceded in death by his parents Arvelce and Ambus… Read complete obituary here.

Theresa M. Wilson


Wilson, Theresa M. Wilson, 69. Sunrise March 28, 1942 – Sunset May 19, 2011. She was born in Brooklyn, NY to the late William Goldsboro and Luladell Simmons. Theresa was a retired Supervisor at Lucent Technologies. She was a former member of Mt. Hermon Baptist Church, Founding Member of Different Shades of Black, Board Member… Read complete obituary here.

Richard D. Dickerson


DICKERSONRichard D. Dickerson, 59. Sunrise August 11, 1951 – Sunset May 18, 2011. He was born in Columbus, Ohio to the late Clara Elaine and R.L. Dickerson. He was a member of Matters of the Heart Christian Church. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his sisters Janie McNeil, Mildred Walden and… Read complete obituary here.

Dolly B. Smith

In Memorial

SMITH, Dolly B. Smith, 71. Sunrise September 1, 1939 – Sunset May 18, 2011. Dolly was born in Buchtel, Ohio to the late June Lee (Northcutt) and Ralph L. Blackwell Sr. She was raised in Rendville Ohio by her grandmother Alice Wilkes White, and had been a resident of Columbus, Ohio for the past 56… Read complete obituary here.

Willie Gene Hunter


HUNTER, Willie G. Hunter, 72. Sunrise July 1, 1938 – Sunset May 15, 2011. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama and was a longtime resident of Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Hunter attended Wenonah State Technical School and is a retired Maintenance and Construction Worker. He was preceded in death by his mother Fannie Mae Hunter, brother… Read complete obituary here.