Archives for June 2019

James A. Holmes


James Allen Holmes, better known as (Homie) 54, Columbus, Ohio went to be with the Lord on June 26, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. Homie was born to James Marvin Allen Hill and Nan Holmes on May 30, 1965 in Lexington, Ky. He was the youngest son of 5 siblings. Homie held many… Read complete obituary here.

Hugh Tyrone Burks


Hugh Tyrone Burks was born April 16, 1950 to Hugh and Cynthia Burks in Radford, VA. Tyrone graduated from Marion Franklin High School class of 1968. Where he was on the football team and his picture is posted in schools showcase upon entrance. He met Doris Anne Landrum in 1972. In 1974 they had his… Read complete obituary here.

Jimmie Lee Wells


Jimmie L. Wells was born on February 2, 1936 to Josefa L. Wells and Pearl Mae Wells in Crystal Springs Mississippi. He moved his family to Columbus, Ohio in 1969. He was a member of First Church of God, and loved The Lord. He worked for Miller Construction Company before retiring. Being Mississippi born, he… Read complete obituary here.

Michael L. Davis


Michael “Mike” Davis, age 31, Sunrise December 6, 1987 and Sunset June 20, 2019; he was born in Columbus, Ohio. He is a former 2002-2003 World Harvest Preparatory High School student; he later attended and graduated from Franklin Heights High School in 2005 and he was an Outstanding Basketball Player for both high schools. Mike… Read complete obituary here.

Ann Elizabeth Clifton


Ann Elizabeth Clifton was born November 12, 1942 in Bardstown, Kentucky and made Columbus, OH her home in the mid sixties. As an adult, Ann worked several jobs in the public sector and retired from Franklin County Children Services in 2007, after 22 years of service as a Community Service Worker. After retiring, she worked… Read complete obituary here.

Lavell Holman


Lavell Holman, age 52. Sunrise October 28, 1966 in Columbus, Ohio and Sunset June 22, 2019. He leaves to cherish his memory with loving mother Arlene Tartt, daughter Timnisha Ne Hale, brother Garmal Holman, sister Phyllis Perry-Smith, grandchildren Randall Lynn Bowers, Trebion LaMarr Bowers, and Raquan Lamont Bowers, also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins,… Read complete obituary here.

Charles Hazell

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Charles Emanuel Hazell was born in Harlem, NY to Ruby Eason and Charles Hazell, Sr. and grew up during the Civil Rights Era where moments and movements transformed a people to rise up no matter what circumstances were before them. He was an artist, activist, educator and community service icon, and all throughout his life… Read complete obituary here.

LeVale M. Madison


LeVale MaLik Madison first born son of LuVenia Lee Madison. LeVale was born May 27, 1996 in Columbus, Ohio. Levale graduated from Walnut Ridge High School where played football, and baseball and received his diploma and Associates Degree. LeVale is preceded in death by maternal grandfather Donalds L. Simmons, uncles Virgal, and Donald Jr., Earnest… Read complete obituary here.

Raymond E. Allen


Raymond E. Allen, age 46. was born January 9, 1973 in Columbus, Ohio to Raymond and Etta Clark. Raymond went home to be with the Lord on June 21, 2019. Raymond was a exceptionally dedicated father to RayVon and Tyrae. Raymond took pride in giving back to his community by coaching and mentoring football to… Read complete obituary here.

Ulysess S. Austin Jr.


We were blessed to celebrate Mr. USA’s 95th birthday on May 18th. He went to paradise on June 11, 2019. USA was born in West Virginia, and later moved to Columbus, Ohio. He was married to his loving wife Peggie Austin for 37 years. He retired from the Federal Government (DCSC) after 37 years of… Read complete obituary here.