Archives for September 2014

Charles Wallace


Charles “Doc” Wallace was born on November 15, 1935 and passed into eternity on September 27, 2014. Charles was born in Talladega, AL to the union of Ernest L. Wallace, Sr. and Ruth Christine Wallace. He was their eleventh child. Charles is predeceased by his parents and nine siblings, to include: brothers, Ernest L. Wallace,… Read complete obituary here.

Jimmy Perkins


PERKINS, Jimmy Perkins, age 60. Sunrise January 1, 1954 in Augusta, GA and Sunset September 25, 2014 in Columbus, OH. Jimmy worked construction for many years. He was preceded in death by his parents Eula Sapp and Virgil Perkins Sr., sisters Carrie Perkins and Ruthie Mae Perkins, and brohters James Perkins and Herman Perkins. Left… Read complete obituary here.

Dawayne Robert Williams


WILLIAMS, Dawayne Robert Williams, age 24. Sunrise February 9, 1990 and September 24, 2014. Dawayne was a member of Family Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his mother Marsha Williams, maternal grandparents Alice Faye Hughes and Clifford Dean, paternal grandparents Elizabeth Towns and Irvin Lamarr II, aunt Betty Lamarr, uncle Carlos Lamarr… Read complete obituary here.

William “Bill” Higginbotham

In Memorial

William Higginbotham, 76, affectionately known as "Bill" went Home to be with The Lord on Friday September 19, 2014. He was born to Lucius and Alice Higginbotham on January 21, 1938 in Ward, West Virginia. He graduated from Washington High in London, West Virginia. He moved to Columbus, Ohio in the late 1950's. After graduating… Read complete obituary here.

Larry Joe Pace

In Memorial

PACE Larry Joe Pace, age 58. Sunrise August 5, 1956 in Cedartown, GA and Sunset September 19, 2014 in Columbus, OH. Larry was a graduate of Cedartown High School, was an independent truck driver with Always Dragon, and a member of Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church where he served with the Men of Vision. He was… Read complete obituary here.

Elizabeth “Babe” Martin


Martin Elizabeth "Babe" Martin, age 93. Sunrise November 21, 1920 in Charlotte, NC and Sunset September 18, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Babe was a former resident of Brooklyn, NY where she was the owner of Martins Corner Restaurant and a member of Concord Baptist Church. She joined the Mt. Olivet… Read complete obituary here.

Joyce A. Jones

In Memorial

JONES, Joyce A. Jones, age 55. Sunrise July 3, 1959 in Fayettville, WV and Sunset September 18, 2014 at Zusman Hospice surrounded by her loving family. Joyce was a member of Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church and was employed at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents Parish Howard and Henrietta B…. Read complete obituary here.

Terrence E. “TEE” Pyfrom


Terrence Eugene "TEE" Pyfrom, age 37. He was born June 4, 1977 and he sadly and unexpectedly departed on Saturday September 13, 2014. Terrence grew up working with The Columbus Dispatch to earn extra money as a teenager and he attended Columbus Public Schools. Throughout his life Terrence became a successful entrepreneur. He loved to… Read complete obituary here.

Baby Kayden Lamar Ross


ROSS,Baby Kayden Lamar Ross, was born on April 7, 2014 and joined the angels in Heaven, on September 12, 2014. Kayden is survived by his parents Siana Nicole Talley and Channing Michael Ross Sr., brother Channing Michael Ross II, sisters Gabrielle Denise Ross and Micah Jenean Ross, maternal grandmother Gina Talley, paternal grandparents Denise (Bobby)… Read complete obituary here.

Wanda L. Rash-Pritchett


RASH-PRITCHETTA very multi talented Lady with a Big Heart. Known as Wanda Loraine Rash-Prtchett, (Song Bird), was born to her parents Elder Way Spikes and Estelle Rash on April 21, 1961 in Columbus, Ohio. Wanda attended West High School and Fort Hayes Career Center. She was a talented musician and songstress from the age of… Read complete obituary here.