Obituaries

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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Obituaries: December 3-9 Edition

Obituaries: December 3-9 Edition

| December 3, 2014

Jayden Javon Davis, two month old infant son of BreeAnna Hout and Javon Davis of Fort Wayne, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Surviving are: his mother, BreeAnna Hout; father, Javon Davis; brother, DaJour Jackson Jr.; sister, Bryleigh Davis; grandparents, Marsha and Bruce Riley; Joyce and […]

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Obituaries: November 26-December 2 Edition

Obituaries: November 26-December 2 Edition

| November 26, 2014

Henry Leon Byrd was born Jan. 6, 1939 in Fort Wayne to the late Charles and Bertha Byrd. A long and beautiful life came to an end on  Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was a U.S. veteran. He was  previously employed by International Harvester and retired from Holsum Bakery. Henry […]

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Obituaries: November 19-25 Edition

Obituaries: November 19-25 Edition

| November 20, 2014

Arthur Byrd Sr., 84, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at home surrounded by his family. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy L. Byrd; children, Thelma Tabron, Arthur (Carol) Byrd Jr., Mattie (Eugene Jr.) Blackwell, British (Douglas Jr.) Jones, Darrell (Debra) Byrd, Bernadine Russell, Bernadette Lamaster, and Stacy Lemont (Rhonda) Byrd; brother, Tommie “Sonny” […]

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