All Obituaries


John Raymond Faison


Mr. John Raymond David Faison, 67, of Youngstown, transitioned from labor to reward on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 in the comfort of his home. Mr. Faison, lovingly known as “Buggie”,...

Ella York


Ms. Ella York, 69, of Youngtown, transitioned from labor to reward on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Park Vista Nursing Home. Ms. York was born June 27, 1954 in Fairmont, West Virginia, a...

Tyrone Chatman, Jr.


          Mr. Tyrone Jermaine Chatman Jr., 26, of Youngstown departed this life on Tuesday, February 13,...

Mary Hodge


Mrs. Mary Pearl Johnson Hodge, 92, of Youngstown peacefully departed this life February 14, 2024. Mrs. Hodge was born February 24, 1932 in Butler, Georgia. A daughter of Jack and Beatrice Smith...

Ray Lewis, Jr.


            Mr.  Ray Lewis, Jr., 74, of Youngstown, departed this life Sunday, February 11, 2024 in Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Boardman...

Tamara Brown


A very special lady to many, was born in Youngstown, on January 25, 1969, Tamara Lynn Brown, was born the daughter of Belinda Faye Brown and John Garett. She passed away at her home February 6,...

Ruby Adams


Ms. Ruby Lee Adams, 79, of Campbell, transitioned to her heavenly home on Friday, February 2, 2024.             Ms. Adams was born June 28,...

Kathryn Walton


Ms. Kathryn Walton 68, departed this life February 2, 2024 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Hospital Youngstown, surrounded by her loved ones. Kathryn was born September 17, 1955 in Youngstown, a...

Rosetta Young


Rosetta Young, 97, peacefully returned to heaven on February 6, 2024, at 3 AM in Boardman, Ohio, surrounded by her loving family. Born on June 9, 1926, in Selma, Alabama, Rosetta migrated to...

Carletta Jones


            Ms. Carletta Jones, 67, of Sharon, Pennsylvania, transitioned to her eternal home on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 at her...

Mark Campbell


            Mr. Mark Anthony Campbell, 69, of Youngstown transitioned to his heavenly home on Saturday, January 6, 2024 and was greeted by the love of his life, his...

Twintella Turner


Mrs. Twintella Turner, 61, of Akron, transitioned to eternal life on Thursday, January 11, 2024 at Akron General Hospital.             Mrs....

Jawaylan Patterson


Mr. Jawaylan T. Patterson, 30, of Youngstown transitioned from earth to be present with the Lord on Saturday, January 13, 2024, while working at his place of...

Sharon Carter


Ms. Sharon L. Carter took her journey to her Heavenly home on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, at Beeghly Oaks in Boardman, OH, surrounded by loved ones. Ms. Carter, was born on April 11, 1952, in...

Deon Parish


Deon Parish was born in Youngstown, Ohio on May 4, 1989.  He completed his education at Warren G. Harding High School in Warren, Ohio and then pursued a career in the food services industry...

Patricia Traylor


Mrs. Patricia T. Traylor 78, transitioned peacefully into Eternal Life surrounded by family at Briarfield at Ashley Circle Nursing Home on January 7, 2024.  Patricia was born on May 4, 1945...

Jeffrey Reynolds


Jeffery James (Bo) Reynolds passed away in Tampa, Florida, on December 15th, 2023. He was born to parents James C Reynolds and Marva Rupert on September 12, 1958, in Youngstown, Ohio. When he was...

Sandra Harden


Mrs. Sandra Jean Harden, 76, departed this life on Wednesday, January 10, 2024. Mrs. Harden, affectionately known as “Sandy”, was born February 16, 1947 in Youngstown, Ohio a daughter...

Randy Allen


Mr. Randy Allen, 26, of El Paso, TX., formerly of Youngstown, OH., tragically loss his life due to a senseless act of violence, on December 30, 2023 in Tucson, AZ. Randy was born on September 30,...

Calvin Hill, Sr.


Calvin Hill Sr. was born to the late John Hill, Sr., and Annie Calhoun-Hill, on March 21, 1931 in Youngstown. Calvin Sr. graduated from The Rayen School and dedicated his life serving his country...

Toni Chapman


Toni Chapman gained her wings on January 3, 2024 in Stone Mountain, GA at the age of 57. Toni Suzette Chapman was born December 5, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, to Robert Lee Chapman and Jewel...

George Smith Jr.


Mr. George Lee Smith Jr., 93, passed away January 2, 2024 at Mercy Health Hospital Youngstown. He was born December 3, 1930 in Beatrice, Alabama, the son of George Lee Sr. and Johnny B. Cooper...

Rev. Will Parker, Sr.


On Tuesday, January 2, 2024, Rev. Will Edward Parker Sr. received his final call to his heavenly home. Rev. Parker affectionately known as “Big Dad”, was born October 1, 1931 in...

Josephine Robinson


            Mrs. Josephine Robinson, 73, of Hubbard, transitioned from her earthly labor to her heavenly reward on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at St. Elizabeth...

Martha Blunt White


          Mrs. Martha E. Blunt White, 98, of Youngstown, transitioned to her heavenly home on Sunday, December 17,...

Wilson Foster


            Services for Mr. Wilson M. Foster will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2024 at Price Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, 920 Dryden...

Phyllis James


Ms. Phyllis James, 74, of Youngstown, OH, transitioned from this earthly home to her heavenly resting place December 26th, 2023 at her daughter’s home surrounded by her loving family. She...

Timothy Catley


Mr. Timothy James Catley 72, departed this life January 2, 2024.  Mr. Catley was born September 24, 1951 in Youngstown, Ohio a son of Lloyd David and Edna Louise Forrest Catley.  He was...

Marion Leggett


Mrs. Marion Elaine Leggett, 84, of Youngstown, transitioned to eternal rest on Tuesday, December 19, 2023.             Mrs. Leggett,...

William Smith


William Smith, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, departed this life December 20, 2023. He was born March 18, 1952, in Montgomery Alamba, to Obie and Rosie...

Keith Miller


Keith Miller departed this life and received his wings on Thursday 12/14/23 at St Elizabeth in Boardman, Ohio Keith was born on February 13, 1961 in Youngstown, Ohio to Albert Jr and Jackie Smith...

James Walker


Mr. James Edward Walker, 76, of Youngstown, transitioned to eternal rest on Sunday, December 14, 2023 at his home with his family at his side after a lengthy...

Thi-Tru Ward


Thi-Tru (Nguyen) Ward, also known as “Lan” to friends and “Ma” to family, gained her wings as she entered into eternal life December 14, 2023. She lived a long, fulfilling...

Trina Gilford-Hill


            Trina Elaine Gilford-Hill was born on July 27, 1973 in Youngstown to the late Willa Dean and Cleophus Gilford.  She was the middle child of five...

Michael Strickland


Michael Lee Strickland, 64, of Youngstown, OH, was born March 20, 1959 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the son of Edna Fletcher and James D’Ejurnette who proceeded him in death. Michael retired...

Vanito Adams


Ms. Vanito Adams 71, of Campbell, transitioned to her eternal home Sunday, December 3, 2023.  Vanito was born February 23, 1952 in Youngstown, a daughter of Esthers Sr. and Mardre Dodson...

Apostle Connie Hightower


            Apostle Connie Constance Hightower, 69, of Youngstown, transitioned from her earthly labor on Monday, December 4, 2023 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth...

Martha James


Mrs. Martha James, loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother passed away at home on November 24, 2023. Martha was born on December 8,1935 in Mobile,...

Edward Burke, Sr.


            Mr. Edward John Burke, Sr., 76, of Youngstown, transitioned from this earthly labor on Friday, December 1, 2023 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown...

Jimmy Riley


We regret to announce the passing of Mr. Jimmy C. Riley, who passed away peacefully on November 27, 2023. Jim was born August 7, 1950 in Rockford, Alabama, a son of Rillis and Annie Floyd...

Minister Hubert Floyd, Sr.


            Elder Hubert Floyd, Sr., 86, quietly closed his eyes and was greeted by the Angels at Heaven’s Gate on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at Austintown...

Hattie Wiffen


            Mrs. Hattie B. Wiffen, 86, of Youngstown, transitioned to eternal peace on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at Omni Manor with her family at her...

Boston Williams Youngstown


           Mr. Boston Williams, 77, of Youngstown entered eternal peace early Friday morning, November 24, 2023, after celebrating a Happy Thanksgiving on Thursday...

Eric Moreland


            Mr. Eric Jermaine Moreland, 23, of Youngstown, transitioned to earth to eternity on Saturday, November 11,...

Judy Franklin


             Judy Ann Franklin, 68, of Youngstown, transitioned to her eternal home early on Wednesday morning, November 15, 2023 at her home with her family at...

Matthew Brown


Mr. Matthew Lue Brown, 90, of Youngstown, transitioned to eternal peace on Tuesday, November 14, at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Mr. Brown was born December 21, 1932 in Ward,...

Antoine Black


            Mr. Antoine Maurice Black, 40, of Youngstown transitioned to eternal rest on Wednesday, November 1,...

Sandra Patton Watson


Mrs. Sandra K. Patton Watson, 79, of Youngstown, transitioned from her earthly labor to her eternal reward on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown...

Alice Jones


Ms. Alice Ruddell Jones, 65, of Youngstown, transitioned from this earthly labor to eternal rest on Sunday, November 5, 2023 at the Oasis Nursing...

Charles Smith, Sr.


            Mr. Charles E. Smith, Sr., 68, of Liberty Twp., peacefully transitioned to eternal rest on Saturday, November 11, 2023 with his family at his...
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