Archives for December 2021

William Lockett, II


William Lockett II, age 40. Sunrise May 19, 1981 and Sunset December 29, 2021. Please pray for the family as they prepare the obituary. Visitation 1:00pm and Funeral 2:00pm Friday, January 7, 2022 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave. Offer Condolence for the family of William Lockett,… Read complete obituary here.

Carrol Diane McDowell


Carrol Diane McDowell, beloved wife, daughter, sister, mother, and fighter. She was called to heaven too soon on December 25, 2021. At the young age of 45 years old. Carrol was born January 29,1976 in Cleveland, Ohio to Carolyn Black and Carlos Johnson. She was a graduate of Jane Adams High School in Cleveland, Ohio.  … Read complete obituary here.

Georgia Ann Petty


Georgia Ann Petty was born on January 5, 1950, in Buffalo, New York. She was called home to be with The LORD on Tuesday, December 28, 2021. Georgia Ann was a devoted Christian as a member of St. James Christian Center, Church of God in Christ, 2713 Northland Plaza Drive, Columbus, Ohio. She accepted Christ… Read complete obituary here.

Sally Gregory


Sally B. Gregory, age 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 27, 2021, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born February 13, 1935, in Greenville, South Carolina, to Silas Thomas and Ceatrice (Sales) Garrison. Sally was employed at the Ohio State where she retired in 2013. Sally joined Christian Valley Church and… Read complete obituary here.

Ronald Norman Gibson


Ronald Norman Gibson was born April 23, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio to Wetona Alsup and John Leon Gibson and departed this life on December 27, 2021. Norman was a 1959 graduate of East High School and went on to work for the State of Ohio and other Various parttime jobs. He loved working and keeping… Read complete obituary here.

Lisa Marie Watkins

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On Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at 4:44 pm, the angel of silence came into Room 6, at St. Ann’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, and with chilly fingers sealed the lips of our loving sister, aunt, niece and cousin, LISA MARIE WATKINS. At the age of fifty- six (56) years, her soul winged its flight from this… Read complete obituary here.

Ania Cire Clark


Ania Cire Clark, affectionately known as NeeBaby, Auntie, Neek-Neek, Nia Boo, Big Neek, or as called by her mom, Big Gal, just to name a few, was born on March 22, 2002 in Columbus, Ohio to Eric Clark and the late Andrea Moorer. She attended FLEX High and (in her words) would “maybe” go to… Read complete obituary here.

Deloris Mae Carter-Pettigrew

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Deloris Mae Carter Pettigrew, age 78, was born in Columbus, Ohio on November 14, 1943, to Griffin K. and Doris Butler. She became a believer in Christ early in life, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Deloris entered eternal peace on December 25, 2021 at home. She was a graduate of West High School (class of… Read complete obituary here.

Michael Duncan

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Michael Keith Duncan, age 65, was born on September 26, 1956 and passed away on December 23, 2021. Michael loved life to the fullest. He enjoyed traveling, camping, and collecting coins and stamps! Michael also loved and cherished his dog Murphy. Michael is preceded in death by his grandmother, Earless Reams; father, Charles Duncan; and… Read complete obituary here.

Jalen Keaton


Jalen Christopher Keaton, born June 1, 2002 in Columbus, Ohio, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, December 20, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.  Jalen was the son of Bryan Tyrell Keaton and Adrianne Renee Edwards. He was a member of Flintridge Community Church, where he engaged in Youth Ministry… Read complete obituary here.