Obituaries

Entrepreneur, philanthropist Dick Freeland crosses over

| October 29, 2013

FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s most well-known champions passed away last week. Dick Freeland, 76, was called home by the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, with his family by his side. He was chairman of the board of Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne Inc. Born March 16, 1937, in Nevada, Mo., he was a […]

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Obituaries: Oct. 23 edition

Obituaries: Oct. 23 edition

| October 22, 2013

Ricardo Marquette Hood, 33, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. He was born December 29, 1979, in Birmingham, Ala. Surviving are his son, Anthony Hood; daughter, Nikiah Hood; mother, Brenda (Bishop E.C.) Haywood; brother, Clinton Hood III; sister, Ashanti Hood all of Fort Wayne; and a host of other relatives and […]

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Obituaries: Oct. 16 edition

Obituaries: Oct. 16 edition

| October 16, 2013

• Vivian Vaness Stuart—born: Oct. 21, 1932; died: Oct. 2,2013.
• Johnny Lee Braster Jr., 21, passed away on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.

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Obituaries: Oct. 9 edition

Obituaries: Oct. 9 edition

| October 9, 2013

• Elbert Marlow Barron • Katahj Amard Blackmon • Jordan Lee Calland • Jason Edward Greene • Mary Estella Hope • Minister Haywood Jasper Sr. • Roosevelt N. Johnson Sr. • Theodis Calvin Keys Sr. • Hassie M. Moore • Joseph “Preston” Radike • Hattie Mae Weeks • Calvin Williams Sr

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Obituaries: Oct. 2 edition

| October 2, 2013

• William Lamar “Marre” Bryant • Larry “Guitar Larry” (Bubba) Burt • Joseph “JoJo” Conwell • Maxine M. Hatch • Jennie B. Howell • Deborah F. Taylor

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Playwright, Vietnam veteran Charles Jones crosses over

Playwright, Vietnam veteran Charles Jones crosses over

| September 24, 2013

Charles Augusta Jones, 66, of Fort Wayne, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 in the Marion VA Hospital. He was born in Fort Wayne to the late Willie and Ruth (Washington) Jones. He was a teacher and did a lot of volunteer work for theatrical and drama groups. He also wrote a number of plays.

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Obituaries: Sept. 25 edition

| September 24, 2013

• Mattie L. Fields, 97, “Momma” passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 at her home in Fort Wayne. • Randy Lee Jefferson departed this life quietly in his home on Friday, Sept. 7, 2013 in Greensboro, N.C.

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Obituaries: Sept. 18 edition

| September 17, 2013

• Chester B. Allen
• Ramona Ford
• Phillip Ray Hogan

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Obituaries: Sept. 11 edition

| September 12, 2013

• Edward David Anderson Sr.
• Dorothy M. Calhoun
• Iyanna Monique Davie-Vinson
• Mary Simmons
• Maebel Watkins

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Obituaries: Sept. 4 edition

| September 5, 2013

Steven D. Turner, 51, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. Memorial services were Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. Arrangements were by Nelson Memorial Gardens Inc. Dorothy M. Calhoun, 86, of Fort Wayne, departed this life on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. She was born on […]

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