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Gerard Previl


Gerard Previl was born May 30, 1930 in the country of Haiti, West Indies. He was the third child of Solomene Sirile and Privene Previl’s five children, and the younger of two sons. His...

Karen Wilson


   Karen Louise Wilson was born on June 20, 1970 at Coney Island Hospital to Florence Murrell and (the late) James Andrew Murrell, Jr.  She was born weeks premature, and spent her...

Kenneth "Ken" White


Kenneth Lamar White, son of Myles Lamar White, Jr. and Thelma E. Taylor White, was born on June 20, 1962 in Brooklyn, New York.  He died on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Wyckoff Heights...

Robert Simmons


Robert Chandler Simmons transitioned peacefully from this life to the next on April 18, 2019, at his home in Brooklyn, New York.  He was born November 17, 1936 in Sapelo Island, Georgia to...

Rotha Hunt


Rotha Hunt (Rotha Mae Bellemy) was born on July 6, 1950 in Bucksport SC.  She was the 3rd of the 7 children to Zelline Sherman & James Bellemy (both who proceeded her in death). Rotha...

Barbara Hill


Barbara Gayle Hill was born in Austin, Texas on March 19, 1944, to (the late) Theodore Hickman and Edna Green Hickman.  In 1946, Barbara and her family moved from Texas to New York City,...

Deacon Isaac Cochran


He is survived by his wife, Claudia Cochran of Elizabethtown; nine children, Mae Frances Barnes, Pauline Barfield, Adriane Cochran, Rodney Cochran, Claudia Cochran Ortiz, Nikiya Wilson, Jamar...

Valerie Jacobs


Valerie Kay Jacobs, 60, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 8, 2019, surrounded by loved ones after a short bout with cancer.  Valerie was born on August 8, 1958 in Orangeburg, South...

Bishop Oswald Williams


Bishop Oswald Louis Williams was born on February 24, 1928 to (the late) Doris Shillingford and Aaron Williams.  After graduating from Nelson Street Boys Roman Catholic School in Trinidad,...

Hattie Covington


Hattie Lou Covington (nee Sims), the first of two children of Amey Oliver Sims and (the late) Furman (“Pete”) Sims, was born on April 2, 1938 in Laurens County, South Carolina. ...

Irene "Tootsie" DeCosta


Irene DeCosta was born on February 2, 1939 in Panama City, Republic of Panama.  She was the first child of Jocelyn DeCosta and Gwendolyn Murray. Irene was a hairdresser for many years in...

Albert Blackett


Albert Leslie Blackett was born on September 19 1929 in NY to the late Albert E. and Wortley G. Blackett. His mother returned to Barbados with her children where Albert was raised and educated. He...

Etheline Peters


Etheline Louise Earle was one of several children born to (the late) Fitzgerald Earle and Lilian White Earle on November 5, 1931 in Panama City, Republic of Panama. Her siblings were Halloric...

John Noel, Jr.


We are here to celebrate the life of John Wesley Noel, Jr. He came to us on August 17, 1928, and departed on March 15, 2019.  Though he and his sister Ena (deceased) were born in Brooklyn,...

Ora Goodwin


Our beloved Ora Louise Goodwin was born October 9, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York to (the late) James Slaughter and Margaret Street Carrington.  Her father passed during her early childhood, and...

Madeline Johnson


Madeline Johnson daughter of (the late) Mary Ella Oliver and William Oliver was born on March 22, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York. On March 8th (14 days before her 80th Birthday) she departed this life...

Elva Layne


Elva Ermin Chase Layne was called home on Thursday, February 28th, 2019. She was born in Port-of-Spain Trinidad, West Indies on October 31st, 1932 to (the late) Fitzroy and Agnes Chase. Elva...

Terrence Fendall


Terrence Derrick Fendall came into the light of life on May 6, 1966. He made his transition from this life suddenly on February 27, 2019, due to a massive heart attack Terrence was the only child...
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