Jerome Giles was born on October 16, 1959, and took his last breath on May 3, 2018. He was born in Gary, Indiana to Arsenious and Lucy Elliott Giles. Jerome was preceded in death by his parents and nieces Patricia (Bug) Giles and Nadine Franklin. He worked for Current's Restaurant for 10 years and Caterpillar, Inc. for six years. Service will be on May 24, 2018, … [Read more...]
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James Jones, age 67, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Hennepin County Medical Center following a brief illness. James was surrounded by his loving family. James was a retired car salesman of 30-plus years and is best known as “the car man” and “the tallest salesman on 494.” James worked for most of the car dealerships in the Twin Cities area, most notably at … [Read more...]
December 5, 1955 — April 27, 2018 It is with great sadness that the family of Patricia Jane (Crawford) King announces her passing on Friday, April 27 at the age of 62. Patricia worked in the banking industry for over 30 years and was instrumental in the organizational aspects of the annual Southside Back in the Day celebration. She was devoted to her family and loved to … [Read more...]
Ina Ree (Sanders) Horris February 3, 1931 – April 14, 2018 Ina Ree (Sanders) Horris was born February 3, 1931, in Shuqualak, MS and departed this life April 14, 2018. In 1946, at age 16, Ina moved to St. Paul, MN. She is a graduate of St. Paul Central High School. Ina married James C. Horris, Sr. on January 2, 1951, at Pilgrim Baptist Church in St. Paul, MN. They were … [Read more...]
Edward J. Ballard, Sr. Sunrise 1939 — Sunset 2018 Edward J. Ballard, Sr. 79, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, peacefully passed surrounded by family on March 30. He is survived by wife Linda; 12 children; 29 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; sisters Gaynell Ray and Barbara Doyle, and a host of family and friends. The service will be at 10 am … [Read more...]