Brenzel Willie Bryant, 18, of Fort Wayne, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. Arrangements by Nelson Memorial Gardens, 1338 Eliza St., Fort Wayne, Ind.
Will A Cecil, 77, passed away on Thursday, Oct.17, 2013, at Canterbury Assisted Living. He worked for Fields Market for many years. He is survived by his brother, Daniel David (Barbara) Cecil; sisters, Avel, Catherine and Marie Cecil and Delores Looper; guardians and caregivers, Luther and Ella Jordan; and a host of other relatives and friends. Services were Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Great Christ Temple Apostolic Church, 2940 S. Anthony, with burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Arrangements were by Ellis Funeral Home. Send condolences online at www.ellisfh.com.
Kawanna DeSha Kyles, 42, went home to rest on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. She was a daughter of the late Leon Z. Kyles Sr. and Levia M. Kyles. Also surviving to cherish her memory are her sons, Demitre Kyles and Leon Holley Jr.; daughter, Damesha D. Kyles; sisters, Lisa M. Kyles and Katrina (Courtney) Pace PhD; brothers, Leon (Karisha) Kyles Jr. and Alfred Kyles; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Cathedral of Praise International, 3501 Harris Road, with burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Arrangements were by Nelson Memorial Gardens.
Nicky Robinson Sr., of Fort Wayne, departed this life on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 in the presence of family and friends. He was born December 13, 1948, in Terry, Miss. He was employed by Parrish Dedicated Service Inc. and retired after many years of service. He was also a dedicated member of Fellowship N.A. for 12 years. He traveled all over the United States speaking on its behalf. Nick’s model was “No matter what, you must not use.”. Surviving are his fiance, Shirley Terry of Fort Wayne; son, Nicky (Tiffany) Robinson Jr. of Detroit; daughters, Edith Renee Robinson of Ontario, Canada and Tenisha Nicole Robinson of Detroit; father, Murphy (Maggie) Robinson of Terry, Miss.; brother, Jerome Moore of Los Angeles; grandchildren, Ahkiah Hunter, Jazzika Dunn, Jaden Robinson, Makayla Robinson, Amare Robinson and Branden Robinson; ex-wife, Linda Robinson and a host of other relatives and friends. Nicky was preceded in death by his mother, Mildred Jones and friend, Wanette Willis. Visitation was Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at Carmichael Funeral Service with burial in Rosemont Gardens Memorial Park, Jackson, Miss. Local arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service.
Lillie Mae Warren, 71, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Surviving are her 11 brothers and sisters; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, Phillip and Bertha Warren; and a brother, Curtis Lee Warren. Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 at Woodlawn Baptist Church, Uniontown, Ala.
Maggie A. Wright, 61, of Fort Wayne, departed this life on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital. She was born on May 24, 1952. She had worked at Fort Wayne Medical Society and retired from Lincoln Life after 20 years of service. Maggie was an Eastern Star Daughter of Isis Rhoda K. Jones Chapter 54. She leaves to cherish her precious memory, her husband of 41 years, Robert Wright; father, Eugene L. King Sr.; sons, Marcus Wright, Brent (Tamika) Wright and Jason (Melitta) Wright; 12 siblings, Eugene (Lenette) King Jr., Norma King, Anita Winston, Darlene (Albert) King-Crutchfield, Carmen (Reginald) Moore, Keith King, Shelia Young, Jackie Wimbley, Roland King, Patrick King, Tracy (Melvin) Woodgett, and Chad King; three grandchildren, Jaesha, Brent Jr. and Logan Wright; and a host of other loving relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ella Mae King. Services were Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St., with burial in Highland Park Cemetery. Arrangements were by Ellis Funeral Home.