We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home
Mr. Alonzo Charles Ransome, 77, departed this life September 6, 2022 at Beeghly Oaks Center for Rehabilitation and Healing.
Mr. Ransome was born January 7, 1945 in Little Rock, Arkansas; a son of Perry Ransom and Viola Chukes Baylor. Alonzo was a graduate of East High School and earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Youngstown State University. He was an Airforce Veteran. He had been employed by Conrail as a Conductor for over 35+ years. Alonzo was a member of Victory Christian Center, Coitsville Campus. Golfing, Ball Room Dancing, cooking and being with his family were his favorite pastimes.
He leaves to cherish his memory, three children, Jada Ransome of Akron, Ohio, Alonzo Ransome Jr. of Detroit, MI, and Tiffani Hall of Cleveland, Ohio.; his sister Sheila Dobbins of Charlotte, North Carolina, Tracy Shaw of Youngstown, a favorite Niece Janiene Taylor of Youngstown, Ohio, Kai-Leigh Guran of Charlotte, North Carolina grandchildren, Kiev P. Ransome, Doretha Jones, Monique D. Ransome, Alonzo Ransome III, Amber Ransome and Derek J. Ransome-Fromby, Randy Michaels, Camara Crosby and Emar i Ransome, Maesyn, Cyanne, Simone Clarno; eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Sonny Ransome, Don Baylor and William Eugene Dobbins; a sister Jeanette Baylor-Taylor and a great-grandson Kairo Goode-Ransom. Visitation will be 3:00-4:00pm Friday September 16, 2022 at L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home with funeral service at 4:00 pm. Guests are asked to wear masks and to practice social distancing. The Family asks that you do not wear black, but comfortable. Plants instead of flowers. Cards & Gifts can be sent to the funeral home. Service of Love and Dignity entrusted to L.E. Black, Phillips and Holden Funeral Home.