Archives for September 2021

Alvin L. Freeman

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Alvin L. Freeman Sr. was born in Mansfield, Ohio in 1945 to parents John Freeman and Pauline Goss. Alvin went Home to be with The Lord on September 28, 2021. Alvin is survived by his daughter, Monecka T. Freeman of Columbus, Ohio; son, Anthony J. Freeman and Antione Bosley; sister, Paula Singleton of Mansfield; brothers,… Read complete obituary here.

Fredina Williams

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Fredina Lee Eskridge was born May 25, 1968, to Fred Sr. & Jean Eskridge. She gave her life to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ while attending services regularly. Fredina, more affectionately known as “Dina”, lived a full and beautiful life. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Ohio University, where she took on many adventures… Read complete obituary here.

Comiyyah N. Wilder

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Comiyyah Nachelle Wilder – August 13,1991 – September 28, 2021. Comiyyah Wilder of Mansfield, OH passed this life September 28,2021 at Avita Health System, after a short illness. She was born August 13, 1991 to the late Veronica “Punkin” Toddie, and Corey Wilder Sr. Comiyyah enjoyed cooking in her spare time and  spending time with… Read complete obituary here.

Mechele Cromartie


Mechele Shawn Cromartie, age 53, ws born on April 23, 1968, in Sharon, PA to his mother Christine Hooker and James Hampton. On Friday, September 24, 2021, in Columbus, Ohio he closed his eyes and passed on to glory. Mechele attended Hubbard High School in Hubbard, Ohio. While at Hubbard High he was an all-star… Read complete obituary here.

Deja Dijon Lowe

A Life Well Lived Deja D. Lowe, age 33, passed away September 22, 2021 at home unexpectedly. Deja attended Walnut Ridge High School. She was a dedicated worker and student at The Ohio State Barber College. She was always the life of the party. Deja is preceded in death by her Great- Grandparents, Curtis andContinue Reading…

Rosezetta Black


Ms. Rosezetta Black, age 63. Sunrise March 31, 1958 and Sunset September 28, 2021. Visitation 10:00 AM and Funeral Service 11:00 AM Monday, October 4, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD 753 McPherson St. Masks and social distancing are required.  Interment at Mansfield Cemetery Association. Please pray for family… Read complete obituary here.

James Dillard


James “Jimmy” Dillard, our sweet and beloved father, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend. Jimmy was a loving kindhearted person loved by all. Always greeted you with that cute, sweet smile of his. God chose Jimmy, he said come Jimmy, come unto me and rest a heart of gold stopped beating and God took our… Read complete obituary here.

Joyce Ilene Clark

Joyce Ilene Clark born on February 5, 1934. Joyce was a graduate of Central High School, retired from JC Penny Distribution and was a member of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church where she served with the Senior Choir, Missionary Society and Kitchen Ministry. Joyce was well known for being an “Avon Lady”. Joyce was alsoContinue Reading…

Toddia Johnson


Toddia Marie Johnson, 33, of Columbus, OH transitioned peacefully on September 25, 2021. Toddia was born May 4, 1988 in Columbus, Ohio to Reesa (Davis-Johnson) Carter and Todd B. Johnson. She attended West High School and was employed by Panera Bread and McDonald’s. Toddia had a vibrant, outgoing personality evidenced by the many lives that… Read complete obituary here.

Tommy Lee Windham


Tommy Lee Windham, age 77. Sunrise December 21, 1943 and Sunset September 26, 2021. Please revisit this page and pray for the family as they write the obituary for Tommy. Visitation 10:00 AM and Private Funeral Service 11:00 AM Wednesday, October  6, 2021 at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 343 N. Main St. Masks &am social… Read complete obituary here.