Elijah Ray Broadus



Elijah Ray Broadus, age 71. Sunrise October 11, 1943 and Sunset August 27, 2015. Elijah was baptized at Church of Christ Brentnell Ave. and was formerly employed at Grant Medical Center, Buckeye Steel and Dave Boyer Cleaning Service. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with family. Elijah was preceded in death by his father Elijah Broadus, stepfather William Gann, sisters Ilene Shafeeq and Brenda Abdul Mateen, grandparents Suano and Fannie Sardeneta, uncle Leroy Sardeneta and mother and father in law Curtis and Vivian Jameson. Left to cherish his memory, wife of 52 years Norma J. Broadus, mother Marie Gann, sons Raymond A. (Lila R.) and Kevin P. Broadus, daughter Tina M. Broadus, brother William R. (Gloria) Gann, sister Darlene G. Russell, 6 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and a host of other family and friends. Visitation 6:00pm and Funeral 7:00pm Friday September 3, 2015 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE 2500 Cleveland Ave. Interment 10:00am Saturday at Evergreen Burial Park.

Condolence Messages

  1. Brother & Sister Byrd

    So sorry for your lost. We’ll be praying for your family. May the peace of God be with you always.

  2. Louise Logan and ramily

    SISTER Norma and family, continual comfort and peace to each of you. You are in my prayers. GOD’S BLESSINGS.

  3. Delores Dawson Fayson

    Prayers for your family today; Ray was a good man and a good friend of our family; the Dawson’s when we lived on Mound Street years ago. Let not your hearts be troubled in Ray’s homegoing, the Lord will see you through.

    Delores Dawson Fayson
    Alfred Dawson, Jr.
    Allen Dawson

  4. Gloria Gooden Cunningham

    Dear Norma and Family, I have known your family for such a long time, since you lived next door to my parents on Kossuth St. I am so sorry to hear of the death of Ray. All of you are in my thoughts.

    Shavonn Harris
    Ashley Harris

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