Obituaries

Fannie Martin
B: 1916-02-16
D: 2017-06-21
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Martin, Fannie
Rosa Nedwards
B: 1944-02-03
D: 2017-06-21
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Nedwards, Rosa
Ethel Blassingame
B: 1951-11-13
D: 2017-06-18
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Blassingame, Ethel
Allen Sims
B: 1954-03-27
D: 2017-06-17
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Sims, Allen
James Hill
B: 1969-04-16
D: 2017-06-17
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Hill, James
Vera Chappell
B: 1953-01-23
D: 2017-06-16
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Chappell, Vera
Lillian Sims
B: 1943-12-04
D: 2017-06-15
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Sims, Lillian
Faye Woody
B: 1955-09-30
D: 2017-06-14
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Woody, Faye
Lewis Mims
B: 1947-11-08
D: 2017-06-13
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Mims, Lewis
Curtis Nash
B: 1936-02-24
D: 2017-06-13
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Nash, Curtis
Carolyn Garrison McDow
B: 1941-05-04
D: 2017-06-12
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McDow, Carolyn Garrison
Pauline Bolden
B: 1925-09-26
D: 2017-06-12
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Bolden, Pauline
Delores Tate
B: 1951-12-02
D: 2017-06-11
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Tate, Delores
Vera McIntyre
B: 1924-12-21
D: 2017-06-10
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McIntyre, Vera
Frederick Chapman
D: 2017-06-10
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Chapman, Frederick
James Washington
B: 1924-01-25
D: 2017-06-09
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Washington, James
Talisha Simmons
B: 1980-09-11
D: 2017-06-07
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Simmons, Talisha
Hazel Todd
B: 1935-10-12
D: 2017-06-07
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Todd, Hazel
Bernice Jones
B: 1954-03-11
D: 2017-06-07
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Jones, Bernice
Deacon Claude Dawson
B: 1929-09-15
D: 2017-06-03
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Dawson, Deacon Claude
James Robinson
B: 1935-08-10
D: 2017-06-03
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Robinson, James

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  • Help in the selection and on-site arrangement of floral tributes.
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