Tag: obituaries

Obituaries: November 9-15, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: November 9-15, 2016 Edition

| November 9, 2016

Oddie Emma Essex Ridley, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Oddie was born March 30, 1925 in Perry County, Marion, Alabama, to Isaac Essex Sr. and Mabel Lillian Harper Essex. There, she was a member of the Hickory Grove Baptist Church and attended Lincoln Normal School. Oddie moved […]

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Obituaries: November 2-8, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: November 2-8, 2016 Edition

| November 2, 2016

Kaleah Noel Fincher, six, was granted her angel wings on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. She was born in Fort Wayne on Dec. 22, 2009. Kaleah had an infectious smile that could light up a room. She was a first grader at Aboite Elementary. She loved to dance, sing, and loved spending time at the lake […]

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Obituaries: October 26-November 1, 2016

Obituaries: October 26-November 1, 2016

| October 26, 2016

Vnetter Davison-Kennedy, 87, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, at home surrounded by her loved ones. Service is 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St., with viewing one hour prior. Care entrusted to Nelson Memorial Gardens Inc. Estella D. White, 67, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, at […]

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Obituaries: October 19-25, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: October 19-25, 2016 Edition

| October 12, 2016

Marvin W. Senter, 76, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2016. Ernest Watkins, 83, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016.

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Obituaries: October 12-18, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: October 12-18, 2016 Edition

| October 12, 2016

Robert “Bobby” Jerome Moore, age 55, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. Surviving are his mother, Dorothy Mae Moore-Winston; father, George Moore; daughters, Nivia Holman and Chandra Crawford; son, Robert (Ericka) Crawford; sisters, Dorothy M. Moore and Gloria Winston; brothers, Leonard Laramore, Charles and Mikle Moore; beloved fiancée, Linda Paige; 12 grandchildren and a host of other […]

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Obituaries: Oct. 5-11, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: Oct. 5-11, 2016 Edition

| October 5, 2016

Consuela Arrington, 37, Dajahiona “Baby A.J.” Arrington, 18, and Traeven Harris, 17, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, at their home. Thomas Williams memorial service was Sept. 22, 2016.

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Obituaries: September 28-October 5, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: September 28-October 5, 2016 Edition

| October 3, 2016

James Jackson, 86, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016, in Fort Wayne. James was born in Beckley, West Virginia and moved to Fort Wayne in 1950. He was employed at I&M for 25 years, retiring in 1991. James was married to Augusta Boone-Jackson, his lifelong companion and beloved wife of 65 years, who preceded him […]

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Obituaries: September 21-27, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: September 21-27, 2016 Edition

| September 21, 2016

Timothy Lee Carter, passed away on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. Jesse Dunning, 60, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center surrounded by loved ones.

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Obituaries: September 14-20, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: September 14-20, 2016 Edition

| September 14, 2016

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Pastor Bennie York crosses over at 88

Pastor Bennie York crosses over at 88

| August 30, 2016

Hardworking servant pastor founded ministry for homeless FORT WAYNE—The city lost one of its most revered spiritual leadeers recently. Pastor Bennie York, 88, entered the presence of the Lord while surrounded by loved ones on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Premier Health & Rehabilitation Center. Throughout his career in the ministry, the Rev. York, who […]

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