Archives for July 2021

Viola E. Stewart


    Evangelist Viola E. Stewart was born February 5,1942 to Rosie Mae Head and John Holliman.  Viola’s mother called her Charity, but she was affectionally known as Chatty. Having been blessed with 79 years of life, Evangelist Viola was called home to be with the Lord on July 25, 2021. Viola was known as… Read complete obituary here.

Eddie Wyckoff

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Mr. Eddie Wyckoff son of the late Jimmie Lee Wyckoff and Annie Mae Whetstone was born April 10, 1947 in Rockford, Alabama. He transitioned to his heavenly home July 27, 2021 at his residence. At an early age Eddie was baptized and joined New Elam II Baptist Church. He attended Coosa County School System. As… Read complete obituary here.

Shirlee Ann Scott


It is with profound sadness that the family of Shirlee Judge Scott announce her peaceful passing on Friday July 25, 2021, at the age of 85 years. Shirlee was born November 24, 1935 in Columbus, Ohio to Melvin and Evelyn Judge. Shirlee was a caring mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who spent her last moments… Read complete obituary here.

Claude Holloway, Jr


Claude Holloway Jr, age 69. Sunrise September 12, 1951 and Sunset July 26, 2021. Please pray for the family as they prepare the obituary. Visitation 1:00pm and Funeral 2:00pm Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave. Offer Condolence for the family of Claude Holloway,… Read complete obituary here.

Shirley Workman

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Shirley Workman, age 73. Sunrise February 23, 1948 and Sunset July 24, 2021. Was born February 23, 1948 in Clinton, South Carolina to Ace Workman and Queen Gary (Workman) Shirley was employed until she retired at goodwill of Columbus Ohio and Columbus state college. Shirley was a hard working woman and loved by everyone. She… Read complete obituary here.

Carrie Fitz


Carrie Mae Fitz, lovingly called “Carrie Mae”, was born on February 8, 1933, in Tallahassee, Florida to the late James Gainous Sr. and Hester Brown Gainous. She passed from this life on July 24, 2021, in Columbus, Ohio surrounded by her loving and caring family. Carrie Mae graduated from Lincoln High School and attended FAMU…. Read complete obituary here.

Joseph Morgan, Jr


Joseph Morgan Jr. was born in Oak Hill, West Virginia on March 27, 1936 to the late Joseph Sr. and Elrea Morgan. He departed this life on July 24, 2021 at his residence. Joseph, affectionately known as Joe, attended DuBois High School in Mt. Hope, West Virginia and moved to Columbus, Ohio when he was… Read complete obituary here.

Bonnie Diane Chatman Alvarez


MRS BONNIE “DIANE” CHATMAN ALVAREZ – life began on February 22, 1943 in West Point, Georgia to the late John Henry Walker and Minnie Kate King Walker.  On Thursday, July 22, 2021 she peacefully passed away surrounded by family. Diane graduated from Harrison High School, West Point, Georgia.  Soon afterwards moved to Columbus, Ohio where she… Read complete obituary here.

Tearicka Cradle


Tearicka ‘Tika” Layon Cradle was a Columbus native, born on December 20, 1975. At the age of 45, Tearicka unexpectedly departed this natural life on July 18, 2021.  Tearicka Cradle graduated from Linden Mckinley High School. She then continued to earn both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in business while still pursuing her Doctorate. Tearicka… Read complete obituary here.

Mary Delores Davis


Mary Delores Davis, age 70, passed away on July 21, 2021. Mary was born on July 1, 1951 in Mansfield, OH to Cornell Davis Sr. and Sarah Davis. Mary was a graduate of Mansfield Senior High School, member of Faith Temple COGIC and retiree of General Motors. She loved traveling, playing cards, bingo and the… Read complete obituary here.