Archives for November 2018

Yvonne Annett Smith


Yvonne Annett Smith, age 57. Sunrise August 18, 1961 and Sunset November 26, 2018  Visitation 11:00am and Funeral 12:00pm Friday, December 7, 2018 at the MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 Livingston Ave Interment Green Lawn Cemetery. Offer Condolence for the family of Yvonne Annett Smith Print Obituary & Condolences

Terrence Pearson


Terrence Pearson, age 30. Sunrise December 1, 1987 and Sunset November 28, 2018. Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Friday, December 7, 2018 at Christian Valley Baptist Church, 3330 Scottwood Road. Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.   Offer Condolence for the family of Terrence Pearson Print Obituary & Condolences

Montaque Young, Jr


Montaque “Monty” Terrell Young Jr. was born April 19, 1994 in Columbus Ohio, to Kenyatta Ka’Neece Jackson and Montaque Terrell Young, Sr. He attended Hamilton Local Schools and graduated from Hamilton Alternative Academy in 2014. He love his family, food and ALABAMA University. After an extended illness, Monty, went home to be with the Lord… Read complete obituary here.

Lou Keith

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Lou Effie Keith, age 81 was born August 13, 1937, in Talladega, AL and she transitioned into eternity on, November 18, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. Lou lived with and overcame  many health issues, throughout her life, until she eventually succumbed to her lengthy illness. As a young woman, she joined First Ebenezer Baptist Church at… Read complete obituary here.

Nathan Spotts


Nathan Spotts, age 46. Sunrise August 25, 1972 and Sunset November 24, 2018. Visitation 11:00am and Funeral 12:00pm Saturday, December 8, 2018 at New Generation Church, 1173 Essex Ave. Offer Condolence for the family of Nathan Spotts Print Obituary & Condolences

Virgil Holloway Alexander Sr.

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Virgil Hollaway Alexander Sr., age 72. Sunrise April 21, 1946 and Sunset November 20, 2018 . Visitation 11am and Funeral 12pm December 3, 2018 at the MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave. Interment Glen Rest Memorial Estate. Offer Condolence for the family of Virgil Holloway Alexander Sr. Print Obituary… Read complete obituary here.

Ethel B. Garner


A Life Lived With Purpose and Passion” Ethel B. Garner was born in Norfolk, Virginia to the late William Carter and Lenora Brown. She had two sisters, Marie Hicks and Mariah Ballard. She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School and Norfolk State where she majored in education. She taught school for many… Read complete obituary here.

Mr. Karol Bowers Sr.

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Karol Bowers, Sr., 83, was born on July 14, 1935 and passed away on November 23, 2018. Karol was a member of Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies. He retired from International Paper. He was a 33rd Wishful Master of the Masonic Temple. Karol is preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Barbara Bowers;… Read complete obituary here.

Richard Anthony Gray


Richard Anthony Gray, age 70. Sunrise September 3, 1948 and Sunset November 25, 2018. Mr. Richard (Ricky) Gray was born on September 3, 1948 to Richard Gray and Christine Washington in Covington, Kentucky. He moved to Youngstown, Ohio at a young age. Richard received his formal education in the Youngtown Public School system. He is… Read complete obituary here.

Dereco Deshawn Tention


Dereco DeShawn Tention, age 26 departed this life suddenly on November 23, 2018 at St. Ann’s Mt. Carmel in Westerville, Ohio. Dereco was born on April 17, 1992 at Mt. Carmel West Hospital in Columbus, Ohio to parents Deborah Montgomery and Franky Tention. Dereco was a senior at Beechcroft Highschool. Dereco, nicknamed “P” or “Reco”… Read complete obituary here.