Obituaries

Showbiz, entrepreneurial legend Al Stiles crosses over 91

Showbiz, entrepreneurial legend Al Stiles crosses over 91

| January 12, 2014

Renowned entertainer, business leader and activist Albert “Al” Bernard Stiles, 91, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, in Carmel, Ind.

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Local hall of fame publisher Richard Inskeep crosses over at 89

Local hall of fame publisher Richard Inskeep crosses over at 89

| January 12, 2014

Richard G. “Dick” Inskeep, 89, of Fort Wayne, died Jan. 8, 2014. Born in Bluffton, Inskeep served as president and publisher of The Journal Gazette Company.

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Obituaries: Jan. 8 edition

Obituaries: Jan. 8 edition

| January 12, 2014

• Andrew W. “Bubble” Moore • Henry Rutledge Jr. • Richard “Nute” Swain

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Yusef Lateef, legendary musician, dies at 93

Yusef Lateef, legendary musician, dies at 93

| January 12, 2014

Yusef A. Lateef, the renowned musician, composer and Grammy-winning recording artist, 93, died peacefully Dec. 23 at his home in Amherst, Mass.

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Legend, Al Stiles crosses over

Legend, Al Stiles crosses over

| January 11, 2014

On Jan. 2, legendary performer, entrepreneur and community advocate Al Stiles made his transition at age 91.

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Obituaries: Jan. 1 edition

Obituaries: Jan. 1 edition

| January 5, 2014

• Shirley Ann Brown • Felicia Jewel Harris • Augusta Hathaway • Doris M. Humphrey • Classie Delores Johnson • Ceretta “Peggy” Marshall • Willie Mae Pitts-Stephens • Selena Robinson

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Obituaries: Dec. 25 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 25 edition

| December 26, 2013

• Deacon Arthur Essex Sr. • Francine Denise Clancy-Hollis • Louise Harvey • Marcell Jefferson • Arica Neyvette Johnson • Pamela B. Turner

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Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

| December 20, 2013

The Summit City lost one of the police pioneers when Willie Ware, 74, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 in Indianapolis with family by his side.

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Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

| December 18, 2013

Deacon Arthur “Buddy” Essex Sr., entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at his home. “We are grateful for the life of this amazing servant of God.” Born Sept. 15, 1931, he was the first born of 13 and a son of Deacon Isaac and Mother […]

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Obituaries: Dec. 11 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 11 edition

| December 12, 2013

Demetrius Lamar Masterson departed on Nov. 24, 2013. Services were Tuesday, Dece. 3, 2013 at Haven Missionary Church with calling burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service.   Willie James Hunter, 78, of Fort Wayne, passed on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. He was born Nov. 12, 1935, in Chattanooga, Ten. Willie was […]

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