Obituaries

Joseph was born in Montgomery, Alabama May 13, 1947 and went to his eternal rest July 26, 2014, ending his eleven month battle with brain cancer.  He was preceded in death by his parents Waymon and Nettie McBride Martin, his sister Laura Martin, brother Charles Jackson and nephews John and George Martin. He has resided …

Mable B. Justice, age 80, went home to be with the Lord on July 24, 2014.  A dedicated and loving mother and grandmother who cherished her family with all her heart. She was born in Akron, OH, and lived in this community all of her life. Mrs. Justice was preceded in death by husband, Herman …

Etta Harris (80) mother of Renee Brown, Marsha Harris, and Gail Harris passed away July 23, 2014 at Briarwood in Stow, Ohio. Services will be held Tuesday, July 29, 2014  at 12:00 p.m. at Calvary Church of God in Christ,  10808 Superior Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106. Elder Gregory Jordan officiating. Family and Friends may visit …

Leless (Walker) Milner transitioned peacefully on Tuesday, July 23, 2014. She is preceded in death by her parents Charlie and Annie (Well) Walker and seven of eight siblings; James C. (Edie) Walker, Eddie (Alice) Walker, Charlie (Myrtle) Walker, Edna Mae Phelps, Annie Mae Clarke, Jimmie Louise Walker and Lucille Walker. She is also preceded by …

Voyce Effolla Wheeler was born on March 12, 1929 in Akron, Ohio to the late Grace Bell Hughes and George Wheeler.  She was united in marriage with Frank Hill on March 28, 1952 and unto that union was born her one and only son – Dwight Drew Hill (deceased March 20, 1987). On December 3,1981, …

Carolyne Marie Logan (Carrie Bell) made this transition from this earthly life to the next on July 21, 2014.  Carolyne (Carrie Bell) was born July 27, 1932 to Herman and Minnie Douthard.  She was lifelong resident of Akron, Ohio, she attended Akron public Schools-Robinson, Goodyear, and graduating from East High School.  Throughout her life she …

Fannie Mae Johnson was born February 26, 1932 in Harpersville, Alabama to parents Enoch and Pearlie Mae Sheeley. Her education was completed in Georgia and Alabama. She accepted Christ at a very early age in Alabama.  She was married twice to Ralph Lee (deceased) and James Johnson (divorced). She moved to Cleveland, Ohio in the …

Jennifer R. Williams was born September 12, 1987. She lived in Akron her entire life. Jennifer graduated from Garfield High School in 2005. She attended Barbizon Modeling School, Akron School of Practical Nursing, and was currently attending Stark State College pursing her RN degree and was employed at Blick Clinic as a LPN. She leaves …

Marshall L. Young transitioned to his eternal resting place on July 14, 2014 while hospitalized at University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. Marshall was the 1st born child of the late Reuben L.  and Jeannie B. Young on September 30, 1946 in Akron, OH. He was a kind, caring and loving son who was devoted to …

Katie M. Ellis was born March 20, 1953, in Akron, Ohio to parents Wash Ellis, Sr. and Margaret Davis- Ellis. She departed this life on July 18, 2014 at Akron General Hospice-Justin T. Rogers Care Center. Katie was a graduate of Akron Public Schools and attended Kent Stated University and the University of Akron.  She …