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Iona Roth

Monday, June 26, 2017

Red Cross, held office of chairwoman and treasurer, volunteered at the hospital and delivered Meals on Wheels.Survivors include her children and their families-Daughter-Betty and Melvin Wilson of Wayne, NE and family, Renee Wilson and family-Erin and Jesse Fleury and children-Taylor, Jordyn & Rhett, and Evan and Ashley Bartels and children-Blakely and Cole, Rhonda and Marvin Hansen and family, Mara Hansen, and Alie and Christopher Fiorello, Rita and Kendall Paulsen and family, Tara and Cameron Cookenmaster, Abby Paulsen, and Owen Paulsen; Son- Raymond and Bonnie Roth of Omaha, NE and family, Andrea Lutz and Kenneth Clifford and family, Jacob Sweeney, Matthew Lutz, Stephanie Clifford, and Bradley and Sara Clifford and children-Jaylnn and Bellafina; Daughter- Shirley and Don Paulsen of Silver Creek, NE and son, Trevor Paulsen; Son-Terry and Lynette Roth of Pender, NE and family, Cory and Gina Roth and children-Courtney and Miranda Roth, Jason and Jenny Roth and children-Shelby, Dylan, Austin, and Alex Roth, Katie and Eric Jenks and children- Kenzi and Kolton Jenks; Son-Lyle Roth of Wisner, NE and family-Keena and Kory Koehlmoos and children-Korrell, Klay and Kazmyn Koehlmoos, Lucas Roth and children-Lucy and Hudson Roth, Amanda and Michael Eason and children-Creighton and Kingston Lichtenberg; Daughter-Karen and Byron Cruse of Lincoln, NE and family-Micala and Michael Demps and children-Michael Jr., Malik, and Malia Demps, Morgan and Meredith Cruse.Sister-in-law-Delores Hunt of Emerson, NESeveral Nieces and Nephews also survive her.Iona was preceded in death by her parents, husband-Ervin in 1964, 2 brothers- Herbert and Edgar Wascher, and 5 sisters-Hattie Brockmann, Golda Leimer, Eveline Ott, Viola Kuester, and Zeola Roth.

Hastings Street Blues: The economic roots that contributed to Detroit's worst summer - Crain's Detroit Business

Monday, June 19, 2017

City Hall. They were loose in general."Still, what's clear is that the two areas were vibrant, bustling with activity.Joe Louis co-owned a restaurant, the Brown Bomber's Chicken Shack, with Sunnie Wilson on East Vernor (it reportedly lost the legendary boxer $40,000, according to LIFE magazine).Charles Diggs, later the state's first black state senator, was a leading funeral home owner there, as was James Cole, whose funeral home business survives to this day. (Two months ago, the funeral home provided services for Orsel McGhee, who along with his wife, Minnie, were part of a landmark court case in 1948 that helped ban restrictive covenant deeds nationwide following an attempt to remove them from their house on Seebaldt Street near Grand River and Tireman.)A pair of small black-owned hotels, the Norwood and the Biltmore, each with about 30-40 rooms, were in Paradise Valley. Ed Davis, who in 1963 became the first African American to get a Big Three auto dealership from Chrysler-Plymouth, had a Studebaker Corp. dealership at Vernor and Brush.There were also doctors, lawyers, real estate brokers, drug stores, restaurants, numbers-running operations and even a candy shop. During the Prohibition Era, Paradise Valley also had speakeasies, becoming "a place where you can go into a saloon and drink whiskey out of a Dixie cup," Coleman said.Some, like John Roxborough, Louis' co-manager and a numbers-runner, began to accumulate substantial wealth."He was certainly thought to be a millionaire," Coleman said.Others saw success in Paradise Valley, too."For the first time, African Americans became either managers or owners of some of these places."More than 300 businesses in Paradise Valley in all, and well over 100,000 residents in Black Bottom, living in increasingly cramped quarters as racially-based housing restrictions kept the...

Linda L. Wilson, 74 - Titusville Herald

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Linda L. Wilson, 74, of Cooperstown, passed away at 2:30 p.m., at Titusville Area Hospital, on Monday, June 5.Born in Oil City on Sept. 8, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Clifton and Ruth McMurdy Young.She was a home health aide for the Venango County Visiting Nurses Association.Linda was a former treasurer and board member of the Oil Creek chapter of Trout Unlimited; a member of the Rainbow Bowmen Archery Club; and The Friends of Drake Well. She also volunteered for the Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad.In addition to her husband, Donald, Linda is survived by her son, Stephen S. Wilson, and his wife, Kimberly, of Oil City; her brother, Robert Cochran, of Tuscon, Ariz., and her sister, Janet (Young) Krug, of Tuscon, Ariz. She is also survived by her special nieces, Ashley O’ Regan and her husband, John, and their children, Keegan and Keira, of Ramstien, Germany, and Aleisa Krug, of Tucson, Ariz.Linda was preceded in death by both her parents; her brother, Raymond Cochran, and her stepfathe...

Gerald R. McDougal, 72, of Morristown - WWNY TV 7

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Dougal and a sister, Katherine Finley.Gerald was born on September 10, 1944, in Hammond, NY, the son of Robert and Evelyn Hague McDougal. He attended Morristown Central School. Gerald married Joan R. Wilson on October 17, 1964 in Altona, NY. She predeceased him on August 17, 2003. Mr. McDougal and his brother, David, were partners in the family farm on the English Settlement Road in Morristown for many years. Gerald retired in 2000.Gerald enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He also enjoyed spending his mornings at Parkway in Morristown having coffee with his buddies.Donations may be made in Gerald’s memory to the Morristown Vol. Fire and Rescue Co. 1, 200 Morris St. or P.O. Box 4, Morristown, NY 13664 and the Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment Center, in care ofClaxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation, 125 New York Avenue, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com/obituaries.

Funeral services, June 9, 2017 - Kokomo Tribune

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Samie” Sr., services are noon today at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St.Hayes, Charles, services are 2 p.m. today at Brookside Free Methodist Church, 1940 E. 400 South.Wilson (Ford), AnnElla "Grandma Chocolate Gravy," services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville.Rork Sr., Terry Lee, services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home, Jefferson Street Chapel, 414 W. Jefferson St., Kokomo.West, Lewis Paul, graveside services are 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Prairieville Cemetery, 10700 W. 650 N. in Prairie Township.Ironmonger, Stuart T., services are 3 p.m. Saturday at Murray Weaver Funeral Home, 401 S. California St., Galveston.

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Wise County Messenger

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Rhome Public Library 10 a.m. Saturday presenting her book, “Who Came Home?” The story is based on her father who was in the armed forces during WWII in England.FUNERALS – Service for Marshall Dale Wilson, 59, of Hurst, formerly of Wise County is 3 p.m. today at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home in Colleyville. Visitation begins at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Plainview Cemetery in Krum.MEMORIAL service for Fern H...

Frank Laine Jr. - Wilson Post

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Frank Laine Jr., age 77 of Lebanon died May 18, 2017 at Summit Medical Center. A native of Wilson County he was the son of the late Frank Laine Sr. and Laura Hastings Laine. He was a 1957 graduate of Lebanon High School and attended Cumberland University. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran and retired from IBM with thirty-seven years of service. He was a member of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge # 98 F & AM and The Knights Templar.He was preceded in death by a wife, Coyalene McPeak Laine; five sisters: Iva Dell McMinn, Frances VanHook, Dorothy Locke, Martha Bell, Linda Yarbrough; two brothers: Ralph and David Laine. He is survived by his wife, Dimple Manners Laine; three children: Angela Laine, Elizabeth (Tony) Goolsby, Troy Laine; step-children: Tim and Mike Watkins, Sherry (Tony) Eskew; sister, Shirley (Tony) DeMatteo; eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Denton and Bro. Mike Shelby officiating. Interment with Military Honors will be in Wilson County...

Deaths for June 8 - Monroe News Star

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Union Hill Baptist Church, Monroe. Visitation is 1-6 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home, Monroe. Burial will be in the Richwood Memorial Gardens under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.Gene Wilson, 81DOWNSVILLE Gene L. Wilson, a rural News Star carrier for the Downsville Community, died Tuesday. Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Holmesville Baptist Church near Downsville. Visitation is 1-2 p.m. Thursday at the church under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville.Previously acknowledgedCarter, Ernest: 10 a.m. Thursday, Cox Funeral Home of Delhi.Coston, Brize: 10 a.m. Thursday, Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.Glasper, Sammie: 11 a.m. Friday, Winnsboro Second Baptist Church, Winnsboro.Herrington, James: 1 p.m. Friday, Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville.Johnson, Joseph: 11 a.m. Saturday, Cathedral of Love and Faith, Winnsboro.Jones, Frank: 11 a.m. Monday, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Delhi.Loyd, Frederick: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Lane Chapel Baptist Church, Downsville.Pace, Gerald: Noon Saturday, Midway Church Cemetery north of Delhi.Pailette, Carolyn: Noon Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Winnsboro.Wade, Annette: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Beulah Baptist Church, Farmerville.Funeral homes should submit death notices information by 4 p.m. Email: deathnotices@ thenewsstar.com.Read or Share this story: http://www.thenewsstar.com/story/news/2017/05/25/deaths-may-26/347381001/...

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Iona Roth

Monday, June 26, 2017

Red Cross, held office of chairwoman and treasurer, volunteered at the hospital and delivered Meals on Wheels.Survivors include her children and their families-Daughter-Betty and Melvin Wilson of Wayne, NE and family, Renee Wilson and family-Erin and Jesse Fleury and children-Taylor, Jordyn & Rhett, and Evan and Ashley Bartels and children-Blakely and Cole, Rhonda and Marvin Hansen and family, Mara Hansen, and Alie and Christopher Fiorello, Rita and Kendall Paulsen and family, Tara and Cameron Cookenmaster, Abby Paulsen, and Owen Paulsen; Son- Raymond and Bonnie Roth of Omaha, NE and family, Andrea Lutz and Kenneth Clifford and family, Jacob Sweeney, Matthew Lutz, Stephanie Clifford, and Bradley and Sara Clifford and children-Jaylnn and Bellafina; Daughter- Shirley and Don Paulsen of Silver Creek, NE and son, Trevor Paulsen; Son-Terry and Lynette Roth of Pender, NE and family, Cory and Gina Roth and children-Courtney and Miranda Roth, Jason and Jenny Roth and children-Shelby, Dylan, Austin, and Alex Roth, Katie and Eric Jenks and children- Kenzi and Kolton Jenks; Son-Lyle Roth of Wisner, NE and family-Keena and Kory Koehlmoos and children-Korrell, Klay and Kazmyn Koehlmoos, Lucas Roth and children-Lucy and Hudson Roth, Amanda and Michael Eason and children-Creighton and Kingston Lichtenberg; Daughter-Karen and Byron Cruse of Lincoln, NE and family-Micala and Michael Demps and children-Michael Jr., Malik, and Malia Demps, Morgan and Meredith Cruse.Sister-in-law-Delores Hunt of Emerson, NESeveral Nieces and Nephews also survive her.Iona was preceded in death by her parents, husband-Ervin in 1964, 2 brothers- Herbert and Edgar Wascher, and 5 sisters-Hattie Brockmann, Golda Leimer, Eveline Ott, Viola Kuester, and Zeola Roth.

Hastings Street Blues: The economic roots that contributed to Detroit's worst summer - Crain's Detroit Business

Monday, June 19, 2017

City Hall. They were loose in general."Still, what's clear is that the two areas were vibrant, bustling with activity.Joe Louis co-owned a restaurant, the Brown Bomber's Chicken Shack, with Sunnie Wilson on East Vernor (it reportedly lost the legendary boxer $40,000, according to LIFE magazine).Charles Diggs, later the state's first black state senator, was a leading funeral home owner there, as was James Cole, whose funeral home business survives to this day. (Two months ago, the funeral home provided services for Orsel McGhee, who along with his wife, Minnie, were part of a landmark court case in 1948 that helped ban restrictive covenant deeds nationwide following an attempt to remove them from their house on Seebaldt Street near Grand River and Tireman.)A pair of small black-owned hotels, the Norwood and the Biltmore, each with about 30-40 rooms, were in Paradise Valley. Ed Davis, who in 1963 became the first African American to get a Big Three auto dealership from Chrysler-Plymouth, had a Studebaker Corp. dealership at Vernor and Brush.There were also doctors, lawyers, real estate brokers, drug stores, restaurants, numbers-running operations and even a candy shop. During the Prohibition Era, Paradise Valley also had speakeasies, becoming "a place where you can go into a saloon and drink whiskey out of a Dixie cup," Coleman said.Some, like John Roxborough, Louis' co-manager and a numbers-runner, began to accumulate substantial wealth."He was certainly thought to be a millionaire," Coleman said.Others saw success in Paradise Valley, too."For the first time, African Americans became either managers or owners of some of these places."More than 300 businesses in Paradise Valley in all, and well over 100,000 residents in Black Bottom, living in increasingly cramped quarters as racially-based housing restrictions kept the...

Linda L. Wilson, 74 - Titusville Herald

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Linda L. Wilson, 74, of Cooperstown, passed away at 2:30 p.m., at Titusville Area Hospital, on Monday, June 5.Born in Oil City on Sept. 8, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Clifton and Ruth McMurdy Young.She was a home health aide for the Venango County Visiting Nurses Association.Linda was a former treasurer and board member of the Oil Creek chapter of Trout Unlimited; a member of the Rainbow Bowmen Archery Club; and The Friends of Drake Well. She also volunteered for the Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad.In addition to her husband, Donald, Linda is survived by her son, Stephen S. Wilson, and his wife, Kimberly, of Oil City; her brother, Robert Cochran, of Tuscon, Ariz., and her sister, Janet (Young) Krug, of Tuscon, Ariz. She is also survived by her special nieces, Ashley O’ Regan and her husband, John, and their children, Keegan and Keira, of Ramstien, Germany, and Aleisa Krug, of Tucson, Ariz.Linda was preceded in death by both her parents; her brother, Raymond Cochran, and her stepfathe...

Gerald R. McDougal, 72, of Morristown - WWNY TV 7

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Dougal and a sister, Katherine Finley.Gerald was born on September 10, 1944, in Hammond, NY, the son of Robert and Evelyn Hague McDougal. He attended Morristown Central School. Gerald married Joan R. Wilson on October 17, 1964 in Altona, NY. She predeceased him on August 17, 2003. Mr. McDougal and his brother, David, were partners in the family farm on the English Settlement Road in Morristown for many years. Gerald retired in 2000.Gerald enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He also enjoyed spending his mornings at Parkway in Morristown having coffee with his buddies.Donations may be made in Gerald’s memory to the Morristown Vol. Fire and Rescue Co. 1, 200 Morris St. or P.O. Box 4, Morristown, NY 13664 and the Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment Center, in care ofClaxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation, 125 New York Avenue, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com/obituaries.

Funeral services, June 9, 2017 - Kokomo Tribune

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Samie” Sr., services are noon today at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St.Hayes, Charles, services are 2 p.m. today at Brookside Free Methodist Church, 1940 E. 400 South.Wilson (Ford), AnnElla "Grandma Chocolate Gravy," services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville.Rork Sr., Terry Lee, services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home, Jefferson Street Chapel, 414 W. Jefferson St., Kokomo.West, Lewis Paul, graveside services are 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Prairieville Cemetery, 10700 W. 650 N. in Prairie Township.Ironmonger, Stuart T., services are 3 p.m. Saturday at Murray Weaver Funeral Home, 401 S. California St., Galveston.

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Wise County Messenger

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Rhome Public Library 10 a.m. Saturday presenting her book, “Who Came Home?” The story is based on her father who was in the armed forces during WWII in England.FUNERALS – Service for Marshall Dale Wilson, 59, of Hurst, formerly of Wise County is 3 p.m. today at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home in Colleyville. Visitation begins at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Plainview Cemetery in Krum.MEMORIAL service for Fern H...

Frank Laine Jr. - Wilson Post

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Frank Laine Jr., age 77 of Lebanon died May 18, 2017 at Summit Medical Center. A native of Wilson County he was the son of the late Frank Laine Sr. and Laura Hastings Laine. He was a 1957 graduate of Lebanon High School and attended Cumberland University. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran and retired from IBM with thirty-seven years of service. He was a member of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge # 98 F & AM and The Knights Templar.He was preceded in death by a wife, Coyalene McPeak Laine; five sisters: Iva Dell McMinn, Frances VanHook, Dorothy Locke, Martha Bell, Linda Yarbrough; two brothers: Ralph and David Laine. He is survived by his wife, Dimple Manners Laine; three children: Angela Laine, Elizabeth (Tony) Goolsby, Troy Laine; step-children: Tim and Mike Watkins, Sherry (Tony) Eskew; sister, Shirley (Tony) DeMatteo; eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Denton and Bro. Mike Shelby officiating. Interment with Military Honors will be in Wilson County...

Deaths for June 8 - Monroe News Star

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Union Hill Baptist Church, Monroe. Visitation is 1-6 p.m. Friday at Smith Funeral Home, Monroe. Burial will be in the Richwood Memorial Gardens under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.Gene Wilson, 81DOWNSVILLE Gene L. Wilson, a rural News Star carrier for the Downsville Community, died Tuesday. Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Holmesville Baptist Church near Downsville. Visitation is 1-2 p.m. Thursday at the church under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville.Previously acknowledgedCarter, Ernest: 10 a.m. Thursday, Cox Funeral Home of Delhi.Coston, Brize: 10 a.m. Thursday, Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.Glasper, Sammie: 11 a.m. Friday, Winnsboro Second Baptist Church, Winnsboro.Herrington, James: 1 p.m. Friday, Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville.Johnson, Joseph: 11 a.m. Saturday, Cathedral of Love and Faith, Winnsboro.Jones, Frank: 11 a.m. Monday, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Delhi.Loyd, Frederick: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Lane Chapel Baptist Church, Downsville.Pace, Gerald: Noon Saturday, Midway Church Cemetery north of Delhi.Pailette, Carolyn: Noon Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Winnsboro.Wade, Annette: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Beulah Baptist Church, Farmerville.Funeral homes should submit death notices information by 4 p.m. Email: deathnotices@ thenewsstar.com.Read or Share this story: http://www.thenewsstar.com/story/news/2017/05/25/deaths-may-26/347381001/...