Xavier Ladonte Melton


Xavier Ladonte France-Melton, Sunrise: January 2nd, 1994 Sunset: June 10th, 2021. Xavier had a contagious smile, a nurturing spirit, and a great sense of humor. His positive spirit made an impact in the lives of so many people; Xavier’s desire to love, support and protect through life led him to serving 8 honorable years in… Read complete obituary here.

Mr. Fred Frank Williams


Mr. Fred Frank Williams, 71, passed away on June 6, 2021. Fred was born on November 14, 1949 in Mansfield, OH to Fred Williams Sr and Addie (Givens) Williams. He is preceeded in death by his parents, newborn son, Fred Williams III and brother, Michael Williams Muhammad. Fred is survived by daughters Kajia (Dwain) Parks-Lentes… Read complete obituary here.

Jeffrey White

WhiteJeffreyphoto 2

Jeffrey White, 55, passed away on June 4, 2021. Jeffrey was born on August 23, 1965 in Mansfield, OH to John White Sr. and Wyozetta White. Jeffrey was a graduate of Malabar High School and Devry Technical Institute. He was a lifetime member of Shiloh Baptist Church where he ministered with the choir and served… Read complete obituary here.

Elizabeth Kilgore


Elizabeth Kilgore, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2021, in Fishers, Indiana at St. Vincient Hospital, after an extended illness. She was born in Atlanta, GA, on September 19, 1929 to the late Edward and Millie Swain. She was raised in Louisville, KY. She married Alphonsa Kilgore on November 13,1945 and they moved to Mansfield, OH… Read complete obituary here.

Mother Gloria Elizabeth Trammell Griffea


Mother Gloria Elizabeth Trammell Griffea, 96, passed away on May 19, 2021. Gloria was born on May 13, 1925 in Talladega, AL to Zeke and Lizzie Trammell. Mother Griffea was a member of Maddox Memorial Temple COGIC, where she received the baptism of the Holy Ghost under the leadership of the late Pastor Louis G…. Read complete obituary here.

Charlotte A Blake

Logo3D 6

Charlotte A Blake, age 77. Sunrise October 5, 1943 and Sunset May 10, 2021. Please revisit this page and pray for the Blake family as they write the obituary for Charlotte. Graveside Service 10:00 AM Saturday, May 15, 2021 at Mansfield Cemetery, 389 Altamont Ave. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME,… Read complete obituary here.

Arzella Cobb-Rondo


Arzella Cobb-Rondo, 75, passed away on May 10, 2021. Arzella was born on October 14, 1945 in Andalusia, AL to A.G Cobb and Annie Mae Mitchell. Arzella was a graduate of Mansfield Senior High and retired from both ,Tappen Stove Company and Gorman Rupp. She attended Greater Mitchell Chapel AME Church. She is preceeded in… Read complete obituary here.

Mr. Carey Hood Jr.

HoodCareyphoto 2

Mr. Carey Hood Jr, 94, passed away on May 3, 2021. Carey was born on April 24, 1927 in Tuscaloosa, AL to Carey Hood Sr and Roberta Hood. After graduating from Mansfield Senior High School he enlisted in the U.S. Army serving during WWII. He was employed by the GSA, U.S Postal Service and Mansfield… Read complete obituary here.

Pastor Franklin O’Bryant


Pastor Franklin O’Bryant, age 86. Heaven Sent July 5, 1934 in Orangeburg, SC and Heaven Bound April 30, 2021 at Avita Healthcare. Franklin grew up in Wilmington, DE and moved to Marion, OH in 1968. Son of the late Julius and Lucinda O’Bryant, he graduated from Howard High School in Wilmington before serving in the… Read complete obituary here.

Mr. Lawrence R. Parsons


Mr. Lawrence R. Parsons, 82, passed away on April 26, 2021 at his residence with his loving children. Lawrence was born on August 20, 1938 in Mansfield, OH to William Parsons and Maebell Walker. Mr. Parsons graduated from Mansfield Senior High School, served honorably in the U.S. Army and retried from Empire Detroit Steel. He… Read complete obituary here.