Archives for May 2016

Michael Pannell

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PANNELL, Michael Pannell, age 44.  Sunrise December 10, 1971 and Sunset April 29, 2016. Michael was preceded in death by his father Butch Earthman Michael in survived by his mother Jacqueline Pannell, daughter Sekoya Pannell, sons Michael Pannell Jr., and Freddie Pannell, sister Ketrice A. Pannell, brother Reginal Pannell, granddaughter Diranna Richardson and a host… Read complete obituary here.

Albert Miller

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Albert Miller, age 72. Sunrise September 4, 1943 and Sunset May 25, 2016. Albert is predeceased by his father, Clifford Battle  and brother, Gregory Battle. Left to cherish his memory, wife, Kim Taylor-Miller;  mother, Virgina (Edward) Ivery; sons, Albert Price, Dajuan Miller, and Kahlic Taylor; daughters Aundria Miller, Lanisha Miller, and Jamylah Miller; brothers, Gary… Read complete obituary here.

Billy C. Lee

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Billy C. Lee, age 72.  Sunrise April 6, 1944 in Autuagaville, AL and Sunset May 15, 2016  at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, OH.  Billy was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran and owner of Quality Home Improvement.  He was preceded in death by his parents Lula Bell (Motley) and Curtis Lee Sr., son Alfonso Seabon,… Read complete obituary here.

Woodrow Bussie


Mr. Woodrow Bussie, age 54 was born in Newman, Georgia on November 11, 1961 to the union of the late John W. Bussie and Rosie M. Bussie. Woodrow passed in this life on May 10, 2016 around 4pm surrounded by family and friends in Columbus, Ohio.   Mr. Woodrow was preceded in death by his… Read complete obituary here.

Armani Davon Anderson


ANDERSON, Armani Davon Anderson, age 14. Sunrise December 26, 2001 and Sunset May 9, 2016. Armani was preceded in death by his great grandmother Henrietta Acklin, aunt Joyce Jones and cousin Andriquez Acklin. Left to cherish his memory, parents David J. Anderson and Jennifer L. Roberts, brothers Rashaid Roberts, Hassan (Diamond) Roberts and Antonio Roberts,… Read complete obituary here.

John T. Rumph, Sr.


John Thomas “Rumph” Sr. was born on January 8, 1928 in Marshallville, Georgia to Frank and Hattie Rumph. To this union 13 children were born. Rumph accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior at an early age. He relocated to Ohio and was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Columbus, Ohio for many years…. Read complete obituary here.

Bessie Jean Rhodes

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Bessie Jean Rhodes, age 71.  Sunrise March 3, 1945 in Sebastopol, MS and Sunset May 1, 2016 at St. Anns Hospital, Westerville, OH.  Bessie was preceded in death by her parents George and Daisy McClinton Pace, sons Eugene Milton and Eddie Rhodes, grandson Marquan Jones, and brothers Cleveland Pace, Jeff Pace and Jack Pace.  Left… Read complete obituary here.

John Ulysses Holmes, Sr.

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John Ulysses Holmes, Sr., age 81. Sunrise December 28, 1934 and Sunset May 1, 2016. John was a veteran of The U.S. Army, and retired from Anheuser Busch. He is predeceased by his parents, Julia Harris and Harold Holmes; son, Tony Holmes; brothers, Robert and Jimmy Holmes. Left to cherish his memory, wife, Rose Holmes;… Read complete obituary here.

Marie M. Mitchell


MITCHELL Marie M. Mitchell, age 83. Sunrise September 30, 1932 in Brownsville, TN and Sunset April 27, 2016 in Columbus, OH. Marie retired from nursing in private duty and nursing homes. She was a member of Triedstone Baptist Church where she served with the Usher Ministry. She was also on a bowling league and a… Read complete obituary here.