Obituaries

Obituaries: February 4-10 Edition

Obituaries: February 4-10 Edition

| February 4, 2015

Martella Williams Allen was born to Ednola (Richardson) Williams on Nov. 6, 1945 in Kimball, W.Va.  She was raised in Fort Wayne, Ind., by Ednola and Henry Williams whom she affectionately coined with the name “Daddy Henry.” Martell transitioned into eternal life on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. Martella was united in Christ at the age […]

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Obituaries: January 28-February 3 Edition

Obituaries: January 28-February 3 Edition

| January 28, 2015

Elder Earl L. Arrington was born June 8, 1968, in Marion, Ala. At the age of 46 passed away Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. He was a 1986 graduate of Francis Marion High School and was employed by Avery Dennison for 20 years. In his free-time he enjoyed golfing, bowling and hunting. He was member of Greater […]

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Obituaries: January 21-27 Edition

Obituaries: January 21-27 Edition

| January 21, 2015

Fannie Adams, 92, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, at Canterbury Nursing Home. Born March 29, 1922, in Marion, Ala., she was a daughter of Elhue and Maude Brooks. She is survived by her son, Ulysses Barnes; grandson, Christopher Barnes; brother, Thomas Brooks; sister, Lucille Hickman; and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral […]

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Obituaries: January 14-20 Edition

Obituaries: January 14-20 Edition

| January 14, 2015

Minnie Lee Amos-Meeks, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. She was born June 4, 1937 in Mississippi. Funeral Service was Saturday, Jan. 3, at Dupree Memorial C.O.G. I.C., with burial in Concordia Cemetery. Arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service. Marva Betties Anderson, 63, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. Surviving […]

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Obituaries: January 7-13 Edition

Obituaries: January 7-13 Edition

| January 7, 2015

Minnie Lee Amos-Meeks, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. She was born June 4, 1937 in Mississippi. Funeral service was Saturday at Dupree Memorial C.O.G. I.C. with burial in Concordia Cemetery. Arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service. Sue A. Bordner, 80, passed away Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. She was the daughter of the late […]

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Obituaries: December 31 Edition

Obituaries: December 31 Edition

| December 31, 2014

Sylvester “Sly” Hill Jr., 80, of Fort Wayne departed this life on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 at Parkview Hospital. He was born on Jan. 5, 1934 to the late Sylvester and Lucy (Caldwell) Hill. He worked at International Harvester and retired from the Fort Wayne Housing Authority. He was honorably discharged after 21 years from […]

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Obituaries: Dec. 24-30 Edition

Obituaries: Dec. 24-30 Edition

| December 24, 2014

Martha Harris, 51, passed away on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014. She was born on July 15, 1963. She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Robert Lewis Harris of Fort Wayne. Service was Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at Carmichael Funeral Service. Arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service. Jewel D. Lee, passed away on Friday, Nov. […]

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Obituaries: December 17-23 Edition

Obituaries: December 17-23 Edition

| December 17, 2014

Rosie M. Spidell, 72, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014. Service was Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Nelson Memorial Gardens Inc., 1338 Eliza St. Arrangements were by Nelson Memorial Gardens Inc. Mother Helen Sullivan, 71 passed away peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home. She […]

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Obituaries: December 10-16 Edition

Obituaries: December 10-16 Edition

| December 10, 2014

Eddie L. “Gasman” Jackson, 74, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. He was born on Jan. 18, 1940, in Tuskegee, Ala. He retired from Dana Corporation with more than 30 years of service. Surviving are: daughters, Renisea (Paul) Hoffman, Toya Warfield and Towanna (LeRoy) Ganaway; sons, Anthony (Vickie) and […]

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Brenda Whitt, wife of Frost staffer Larry Whitt, crosses over at 60

Brenda Whitt, wife of Frost staffer Larry Whitt, crosses over at 60

| December 10, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Brenda Ann Whitt, 60, passed away on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. She was the wife of Frost Illustrated sports writer and artist Larry Whitt. Brenda was born on Nov. 28, 1953, in Fort Wayne. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Larry; and sons, Jarvis, Eugene […]

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