John A. Jones passed away peacefully on May 22, 2017. John was educated in the Des Moines Independent Public School System. After graduation in 1948 he served in the Army. John moved to Minnesota in 1952, where he met Claire Rodgers. They married in 1955 and raised their four children — Darwin, Keith, Bernard and Lucinda Jones — in Lakeville. Mourning John’s … [Read more...]
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The home-going celebration for Orrin Price Jr. will be held this Friday, April 21 at Shiloh Temple, 1201 West Broadway Ave. No., Minneapolis. Fellowshipping begins at 11 am with the service starting at 12 pm. The repast will be held 2-4 pm at the Elks Lounge, 1614 Plymouth Ave. No., Minneapolis. The Price family extends its thanks “for all the prayers and love and … [Read more...]
March 8, 1979 — March 24, 2017 A memorial will take place for Talisha Rebecca Jiles on April 1, 2017 at Bradshaw Grief Resource Center, 1078 Rice St., St. Paul, MN. The viewing will be from 10-11 am, with a service to follow from 11-1 pm. The repast will immediately follow the service at Dunning Recreation Center, 1221 Marshall Ave., St Paul, MN. … [Read more...]
On Friday, March 17, 2017, our beloved Hilda Faye Chivers passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 67 in her home in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was preceded in death by her parents, Nathaniel and Alice Chivers. Hilda will forever be remembered by her daughters Nikka Ross (David) and Nicole Chivers (Willie); by her siblings Bruce Chivers (Adrienne) and Delores … [Read more...]
Celestia Bernice Fraction passed away January 9, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois at age 97. She was a former longtime resident of Minneapolis and retired from the Minneapolis Community College as founder of The Learning Assistance Center. The center is dedicated in her name. She was also a longtime active member of Zion Baptist Church and in the community. Celestia was preceded in … [Read more...]