Archives for February 2013

Rita J. Pickens


PICKENS,Rita J. Pickens, 50. Sunrise February 17, 1963 in Anniston, AL and Sunset February 25, 2013 in Columbus, OH. She was a member of Mt. Liberty Baptist Church in Anniston, and Rare Blood MCC and was employed at Capital University. She was preceded in death by her parents Leo Perry and Lucille Moore, and sisters… Read complete obituary here.

Robert T. Filmore


FILMORE, Robert T. Filmore, 87. Sunrise March 14, 1925 in Indianapolis, IN and Sunset February 23, 2013 in Columbus, OH. Robert retired from The Columbus Dispatch. He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Patrie Filmore and sister Mattie Hudgins. Left to cherish his memory, wife Elaine Filmore, son Brent Filmore, daughters Robin… Read complete obituary here.

Larry B. Bishop


BISHOP,Larry B. Bishop, 52. Sunrise January 18, 1961 in Tuskaloosa, AL and Sunset February 22, 2013 In Columbus, OH. He was preceded in death by his brother Anthony Jemison, grandmothers Johnnie Knox and Terrie Wilson and aunt Mary Lou Smith. Left to cherish his memory, mother Mattie Marie (John) Horton, father Robert (Cookie) Bishop, sons… Read complete obituary here.

Symanthie L. Giles Hopkins

In Memorial

Symanthie Lee Giles Hopkins (Symanthie Hopkins) Symanthie L. Hopkins was born in Fargo Arkansas on September 21, 1920 to Rev Monroe D Giles and Sabrie Vinson Giles. She was one of 13 children to this union.At an early age the family moved to Poplar Bluff Missouri where she was a member of the Giles Chapel… Read complete obituary here.

Mother Audrey E. Watson


Audrey was born on December 13, 1924 to the late James Blaine and Isabella Cunningham in Circleville, OH. She attended Columbus Public Schools. She accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized. She later met and married the love of her life, Sherman W. Watson, Sr. They were married forty six years until parted… Read complete obituary here.

Michael Todd Houston


Michael Todd Houston was born September 12, 1955, son of Lyle Anthony Houston and Ruth Juanita Cooper Houston in Newton, Massachusetts. His father was stationed there n the U.S. Army. Michael is survived by his older sister, Terry Lyn and a younger brother Lyle Jr. His maternal grandparents were Dr. and Mrs. Wellington Watson Cooper…. Read complete obituary here.

Brenda Ruth Robinson

In Memorial

ROBINSON,Brenda R. Robinson, 63. Sunrise December 11, 1949 and Sunset February 15, 2013. She was a meber of Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies. Brenda was preceded in death by her parents Ollie North and Thelma Perry, sister Wilma Williams and brother Ollie North. She is survived by her daughter Sharon North and a host of… Read complete obituary here.

Cheryl Ann “Sissy” Crafter


CRAFTER, Cheryl Ann Crafter, 68. Born on June 9, 1944 went home to be with the Lord February 15, 2013. Cheryl employment consisted of factory work at Drackett and Home Caregiver. She was a former member of Greater First Baptist Church and currently attended Restored Life Ministries. She loved the Lord and loved to sing…. Read complete obituary here.

Alice Elizabeth Harris Greenlee


GREENLEE Alice Elizabeth Harris Greenlee, 81. Sunrise January 22, 1932 in Williamson, WV and Sunset February 9, 2013 in Columbus, OH. Alice was a member of Travelers Rest Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents Hazel and Leonard Watkins Sr., husbands Harvey J. Harris and Robert L. Greenlee, daughter Sheila J. Harris,… Read complete obituary here.

Robert Lee Barrett

In Memorial

BARRETT,Robert Lee Barrett, 73. Sunrise October 6, 1939 in Albemarle County, AL and Sunset February 8, 2013 in Columbus, OH. Mr. Barrett was a U.S. Army Veteran, retiree of the United States Postal Service, member of Letter Carriers Union, former employee of McGraw Hill Publishing Co and he attended Christian Assemblies Church. He was preceded… Read complete obituary here.