Archives for June 2013

Andriquez Malone MiQuell Acklin


Andriquez M. M. Acklin was born on May 29, 1992 to Lucinda Acklin-White and the late Anthony Tyrone Thompson. Andriquez loved the Lord. He was baptized at the age of 9 at Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church in 2001, and then was led to join Parson Baptist Church in 2004. The State of Ohio labeled him… Read complete obituary here.

Mable Jean Boatwright

In Memorial

BOATWRIGHT, Mable Jean Boatwright, 69. Sunrise August 2, 1943 in Rita, WV and Sunset June 28, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. Jean retired from Columbus City Schools, Transportation Department. She was preceded in death by her parents James and Bertha Louise Boatwright, 2 sisters and six brothers. Left to cherish her memory, son Gregory (Sharon) Boatwright,… Read complete obituary here.

Janet Louise Bohanan


BOHANAN, Janet Louise Bohanan, 53. Sunrise November 22, 1959 and Sunset June 25, 2013. A graduate of Dublin High School and Billing Specialist at Ohio Health, Janet was also a member of New Covenant Believers Church where she was Lead Servant for The Cancer Support Ministry. She is survived by her parents Leonard C. and… Read complete obituary here.

Norman D. Griffin


GRIFFINNorman D. Griffin, 55. Sunrise November 17, 1957 and Sunset June 23, 2013. Norman loved to cook and was a gifted Chef. He was preceded in death by his father Elmer William Griffin Sr., brothers Elmer Griffin Jr. and Bernard Griffin and sister Diana Lynn Cooper. Left to cherish his memory, mother Mary Ellen Griffin,… Read complete obituary here.

Candace C Jeffers


Jeffers,Candace Candy Jeffers was born to Raymond Mitchell and Dolores A. Cassell on October 8, 1956 in Columbus, Ohio at OSU. Candice attended Columbus Public Schools. She loved spending time with her kids, grandkids and family. She liked her old school television shows and playing cards. Candace was diagnosed with COPD in 2010. After her… Read complete obituary here.

LeRoy Tucker


TUCKER, LeRoy Tucker, 89. Sunrise November 6, 1923 in Carlisle, SC and Sunset June 19, 2013 in Columbus, OH. LeRoy was a WWII Army Veteran. He loved gardening, attended Travelers Rest Baptist Church, retired from F & R Lazarus Clothing Store and was known for wearing his white three piece suit, white shoes, white belt… Read complete obituary here.

Annie M. Christian


CHRISTIANAnnie M. Christian, 81. Sunrise October 4, 1931 in Lawrence, S.C. and Sunset June 18, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. She retired from The Ohio State University. Annie was preceded in death by her parents Leslie Smith and James Clay Toby, husband Dewitt Christian, son Walter Dewitt Christian Jr., and grandsons Marshawn Christian and Demetrius Draughon…. Read complete obituary here.

Byrd Prillerman II

In Memorial

Byrd Allen Prillerman , II passed away Friday, June 14, 2013 at his residence in Columbus, Ohio, surrounding by his loving family. He was up in 1923 in Institute, West Virginia, and the second of six children to Delbert Prillerman, Sr. and Amelia B. (Cook) Prillerman who preceded him in death. He was raised in… Read complete obituary here.

Robert C. Holmes Jr.


HOLMES, Robert C. Holmes, Jr., 86. Sunrise December 14, 1926 and Sunset June 12, 2013. He was educated in the Columbus Public Schools, a U.S. Army Veteran of The Korean War, retired Plaster Contractor with Local 423, and a faithful member of Eliezer Church of Christ where he was a Willing Worker, doing whatever his… Read complete obituary here.

Deborah Sue Mullins


MULLINS, Deborah Sue Mullins, 51. Sunrise June 5, 1962 and Sunset June 10, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents Allen Horn and RoseAnn Metts, grandson Noah Greer and special son James Greer. Left to cherish her memory, daughters Barbra (Tony Cunningham) Salyer, Rose (George Reyes) Salyer, Tabitha Salyer and Joy (Dellwin) Purnell,… Read complete obituary here.