Pastor Adam Fritz Giles

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet for the nations.” ~Jeremiah 1:5 Pastor Adam Fritz Giles was the full embodiment of Jeremiah 1:5. Born to Arthur Fritz (Beech) and Madge Neil Giles on December 17, 1972, he came …
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Desmond D. Hodoh

Desmond D. Hodoh,  age 28, passed away suddenly on June 9, 2024 in Akron, Ohio. Desmond D. Hodoh was born April 22, 1996 in Akron, Ohio to Roy Hodoh and Dion Hatch. He attended elementary and middle school in Akron where he excelled academically. Desmond played football at a young age, but his first and …
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Honorary Sr. Deacon Henry C. McCraney

The Almighty God blessed Ethan McCraney and Zelene Lett McCraney to behold their son, Henry Curtis McCraney on December 10, 1937, in Hortense Georgia. He transitioned from his earthly house to rest in peace with God on June 6, 2024, at his home in Hubbard, Ohio. At an early age of nine the responsibility of …
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Minnie Jean Primes

Minnie Jean Primes, the beloved matriarch of the Primes family, passed away on June 9, 2024. She was 87 years old. Minnie was born in Akron, Ohio to Mattie Batties and George Toomer. She graduated from the Old South High School in Akron. Shortly after graduation, she moved to New York City and lived there …
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Lynn R. Williams

Lynn Williams was born March 26, 1961 to Jose Rentas and Rosa Lee Mills-Rentas. She left this earth, bound for heaven, on June 4, 2024. She graduated from Garfield High School, Class of ‘79. She went on to work for Our Lady of the Elms, and lastly worked in home health care w/MRDD clients. Lynn …
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Thelma Horton

Thelma Horton went home to be with the Lord on May 30, 2024. She was born to Foster Matthew Daniels and Sarah Jane Scaife Daniels on February 2, 1935. She was the youngest of 16 children and was born and raised in Akron, Ohio, a graduate of Central High School. Thelma Daniels wed Eddie Lee …
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Bessie Mae Combs

Bessie Mae Combs was born August 8, 1933, in Yazoo City, Mississippi to the late Asa and Louise Foster. She was educated and graduated from South High School in Akron’s Class of 1951. She continued her education in nursing school, where she graduated in 1956 with an LPN Degree. She was employed at Akron City …
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