Archives for August 2015

Elijah Ray Broadus


BROADUS Elijah Ray Broadus, age 71. Sunrise October 11, 1943 and Sunset August 27, 2015. Elijah was baptized at Church of Christ Brentnell Ave. and was formerly employed at Grant Medical Center, Buckeye Steel and Dave Boyer Cleaning Service. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with family. Elijah was preceded in death by his father… Read complete obituary here.

Teresa Marie Petty


PETTY Teresa Marie Petty. age 63.  Sunrise June 28, 1952 and Sunset August 19, 2015.   Teresa was a 1971 graduate of Mansfield Senior High and worked at The Harmony House. She was preceded in death by her parents Pearline Petty and George Reynolds. Left to cherish her memory, son Joiquin D. ( Jamie) Petty Sr.,… Read complete obituary here.

Isaac Anderson Sr

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Isaac Anderson, age 71,  went home to be with The Father on Friday August 21, 2015 departing from Wexner Heritage Village (Zusman Hospice). Isaac was a warm loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He was a cook at MCL restaurant for 20 years. He devoted his life to taking care of his children and… Read complete obituary here.

Rondel Marquise Valentine


Rondel Marquise Valentine, age twenty-two years, departed this life on Sunday, August 9, 2015, at Grant Hospital. He was born November 6, 1992, to Merci Valentine and Robert Robinson. Rondel (“Poohder”) was an inspiration to all who knew him. Rondel was educated by the Ohio Department of Education. Rondel was baptized at The Christ Memorial… Read complete obituary here.

John Beasley

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John Beasley the oldest child and only son of Eula Mae (Jones) Beasley and Robert Louis Beasley was born October 18th. 1937. He departed this life to be with the Lord peacefully on Sunday August 9th. 2015. His wife and daughter were at his side.   John attended East High School in Columbus Ohio. After… Read complete obituary here.

Bert D. King


KING, Bert D. King, age 75. Sunrise July 6, 1940 and Sunset August 14, 2015. Bert graduated from East High School, retired from General Motors, worked at Columbus City Schools Transportation Department, and was a member of Metropolitan Baptist Church and New Faith Baptist Church of Christ where he served as a Deacon and Trustee…. Read complete obituary here.

John M. Smith


Smith, John Matthew “Captain John” Smith, age 76. Sunrise June 24, 1939 in Rural Retreat, VA and Sunset August 14, 2015 at OSU Hospital East. John was a graduate of Scott Memorial in Wytheville, VA, a veteran of the U.S. Army during Vietnam, a member of St. James Baptist Church where he served with the… Read complete obituary here.

Richard L. Bryant Sr.

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Mr. Richard L. Bryant Sr. went to his heavenly home on Monday, August 10, 2015 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. Mr. Bryant was born January 4, 1931 in Danbury, Connecticut. He was a graduate of Central High School, an U.S. Army Veteran during the Korean Conflict, and retired from Columbus Coated Fabrics after 44 years of… Read complete obituary here.

Chris Cartlidge


Chris L. Cartlidge was born on October 2, 1969 in Toledo, Ohio to Matilda Cartlidge. He passed from this life on Sunday August 9, 2015; He was preceded in death by his mother Matilda Cartlidge. Chris accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church. He attended St. John’s High… Read complete obituary here.

Clarence Anderson Jr.


Clarence Anderson Jr. “Uncle Boy” passed peacefully in his sleep on August 4, 2015. He was born in Bramwell, West Virginia February 8, 1932 to the union of Mary Callie (Holland) and Clarence Anderson, Sr. both preceded in death. Other family preceding him in death are his wife, Thelma (Cook) Anderson; son, Avalieo Slate; brothers:… Read complete obituary here.