Archives for June 2020

Claudia Mae Perryman


Claudia Mae Perryman, age 89. Sunrise April 14, 1931 and Sunset June 29, 2020. Please revisit this page and pray for the Perryman family as they work on the obituary for Mrs. Claudia M. Perryman. Visitation 12:00 noon Thursday, July 2, 2020 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E…. Read complete obituary here.

Dorothy Lee (Flagg) Perry Vaught

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Dorothy Lee (Flagg) Perry Vaught 91 of Columbus, Ohio passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Pataskala Oaks Nursing Home after a long battle with Alzheimer. She was born on July 3, 1928 to Benjamin and Gassie Flagg in Wrightsville, Georgia. Dorothy was preceded in death by her loving husband, David Vaught, of… Read complete obituary here.

Jermar Watters

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Jermar Watters, age 32, was born July 23, 1987 in Columbus, Ohio at the Ohio State University Hospital. He departed this life on June 22, 2020. Jermar attended Mifflin High School where he played the tightest tailback. He put his whole body and all into the game alongside his cousins, Keenan and Raymond. The three… Read complete obituary here.

Melvin Ferguson


Melvin Demetrius Ferguson was born October 13, 1977 to Anna Ferguson-Jones in Berrien Springs, MI. He relocated to Columbus, OH with his family in 2005. He became certified in HVAC once he became a resident. Melvin went home to be with the Lord on June 25, 2020. Melvin Demetrius enjoyed life to the fullest. He… Read complete obituary here.

Dawn Gibson


Dawn Gibson was born in Columbus, OH on December 9, 1961. She graduated from Northland High School in 1980. Dawn was passionate about her work and helping others. She worked at 1st Community Village and Grant Medical Center for 19 years. She was kind, sweet, had a great personality, and sense of humor. Her favorite… Read complete obituary here.

Delbert Purcell Perry


Delbert Purcell Perry passed away peacefully at Grant Medical Center. Delbert was a loving son, father, uncle, cousin and friend to many. Delbert served Bethel Temple in the Maintenance Ministry under the direction of Deacon Will Roy. Delbert was a member of the Bethel Temple under the leadership of Bishop Dane Clark. Delbert was a… Read complete obituary here.

William Turner


William Fred Turner was born May 25, 1964 to Mable Turner and Sam Larry Turner. He departed this life on June 23, 2020. William retired from Columbus Castings where he was a dedicated employee who worked hard and bought laughter to all those he worked with. William had all the funny stories and could make… Read complete obituary here.

Tiffany Mitchell

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Tiffany Necole Mitchell went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 22, 2020. Tiffany was born on Friday, May 1, 1981 in Columbus, Ohio to Donna and Herbert Wright Sr. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Hollie and Lonnie Malone, her mother Donna Wright, and her aunts and cousin. She leaves… Read complete obituary here.

James “BJ” Bowman Jr.

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James Edward Bowman Jr., was born September 11, 1986 and was affectionately known by family and friends as BJ. BJ excelled in music at an early age. He enjoyed freestyling and battle rapping. In BJ’s earlier years he was very involved in community service, participating in programs such as City Year Young Heroes and Youth… Read complete obituary here.

Tawana Cummings

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Tawana Cummings of Columbus, Ohio was born September 25, 1964 in Augusta, GA to the late Margaret “Mickie” Gunter. She entered into rest at her residence in Columbus, Ohio on June 1, 2020 Tawana was preceded in death by her mother Margaret, father Horace, daughter Tee Tee Cummings. Grandmother Mary Cummings Hill, one uncle Robert… Read complete obituary here.