Obituaries

The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

| May 18, 2015

My Life Has Already Been Poured Out As An Offering Roosevelt Dixie Sr., the fourth child of seven children of the late William H. and Willa L. Dixie, was born in Ensley, Ala., (on his Mother’s birthday) on March 23,  1928. As a child, he was baptized at an early age and was a member […]

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Day care, Second Chance shelter founder, entrepreneur, community advocate Lydia Early crosses over at 80

Day care, Second Chance shelter founder, entrepreneur, community advocate Lydia Early crosses over at 80

| May 7, 2015

God’s got a blessing, waiting for you, if you do all the things, that He told you to, be honest, faithful, kind-hearted and true, God’s got a blessing, waiting for you.—-God’s Got A Blessing, by Lee Williams and the Spiritual QC’s FORT WAYNE—Surrounded by her loving family, Lydia Mae Early went home to claim her […]

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Obituaries: May 5-11 Edition

Obituaries: May 5-11 Edition

| May 5, 2015

Elnora Williams, 66, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh.

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Obituaries: April 29-May 5 Edition

Obituaries: April 29-May 5 Edition

| April 29, 2015

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Ellis Funeral owner Juanita Ellis crosses over at 83

Ellis Funeral owner Juanita Ellis crosses over at 83

| April 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City lost one of its most beloved community icons recently with the passing of the owner of one of the city’s most high profile businesses. Juanita W. Ellis, 83, passed away peacefully, Friday, April 17, 2015. A native of Commerce, Ga., she moved to Fort Wayne in 1950 with her husband, Cecil […]

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Obituaries: April 15-21 Edition

Obituaries: April 15-21 Edition

| April 15, 2015

 

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Obituaries: April 8-14 Edition

Obituaries: April 8-14 Edition

| April 8, 2015

Arthur J. “Mack” Moore, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.

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Obituary: Deon Lamar Stewart

Obituary: Deon Lamar Stewart

| April 3, 2015

Deon Lamar Stewart was born April 4, 1978, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to Delores M. Stewart and Thomas E. Morgan. He was called home to glory at 3:40 a.m. on Friday, March 20, 2015. Deon obeyed the Gospel at an early age and was a member of the East Chestnut Street Church of Christ. Occasionally, […]

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Obituary: Keenan Marcel Sevier

Obituary: Keenan Marcel Sevier

| April 3, 2015

On February 23, 1972, a beautiful baby boy was born in Gary, Ind, to Robert and Anna Sevier. He was named Keenan Marcel Sevier.  Not long after his birth, Keenan moved to Fort Wayne, Ind., where he helped his family welcome his sister, Kamilah. Keenan grew into a wonderful young man who went on to […]

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Obituaries: April 1-7 Edition

Obituaries: April 1-7 Edition

| April 1, 2015

Dawn Renae King-Hambrick, 56, departed this life peacefully on Thursday, March 19, 2015, 7:40 p.m., at St. Joseph Hospital. Born Feb. 18, 1959, in Fort Wayne, she was a 1977 graduate of Northrop High School. She leaves behind to live on through memory: her loving husband, Alvin Hambrick Jr.; son, Joshua Hambrick; mother, Judith King; […]

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