Obituaries: February 10-16, 2016 Edition

| February 10, 2016
Sherry D. Glaspie, 42, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016.

Sherry D. Glaspie, 42, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016.

Rozzell N. “J.J.” or “Zeke” Johnson Jr.-Bey, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016.

Rozzell N. “J.J.” or “Zeke” Johnson Jr.-Bey, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016.

Betty J. Moore

Betty J. Moore

Bettye J. Moore, 65, departed this life on Feb. 4, 2016. She was born on Feb. 8, 1950. She leaves to cherish her memory: sons, Jeffery (Angie) Moore  and Christopher (Melissa) Moore  of Fort Wayne; daughter, Callene (Leotis) Warren and Nawannda Moore of Fort Wayne; step brother, Eddie (Martha Jean) Carlisle; sister-in-law,  Paulene Carlisle, both of Gary, Ind. Service is scheduled for 12 noon on Saturday, Feb. 13 at New Covenant Worship Center, 3420 E. Paulding Road with calling two hours prior. Services were entrusted to Carmichael Funeral Service Inc.

 

 

Harvey Parker

Harvey Parker

Harvey Parker, 79, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, in Fort Wayne. Born in Pemberton, W.Va., Harvey served his country as a member of the U.S. Air Force for 25 years. Later, he worked as a Quality Control Manager with Magnavox for 25 years, and most recently he worked with the American Red Cross for eight years. Harvey was a member of Zion Lutheran Church where he served as an usher. Surviving are his wife, Marcianna Parker of Fort Wayne; children, Quincy Parker, Roselyn Parker, Kimberly Parker, Cynthia Parker, Brandon Parker, Millicent Parker, and Ammarie Parker; three grandchildren, Colin, Logan, and Alaja; brothers, Floyd (Mannie) Parker, Odie Parker, and Donald (Norma) Parker; and sister, Christine (Melvin) Green. He was preceded in death by his parents, Addie and Estella Mae Parker; two brothers and one sister. Service was Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Zion Lutheran Church, 2313 S. Hanna St., with burial in Marion National Cemetery, Marion, Ind. Arrangements were by .O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.domccombandsons.com.

Robert Russell Jr., 85, departed this life on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016.

Robert Russell Jr., 85, departed this life on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016.

 

Cleveland “Sonny” Watson Jr., 72, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at St. Joseph Hospital.

Cleveland “Sonny” Watson Jr., 72, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at St. Joseph Hospital.

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