Christopher Phoenix II
August 21, 1938 - - July 03, 2017
Christopher Phoenix II was born in Harlem, New York on August 21, 1938 to Christopher Phoenix and Janie (Bryan) Phoenix. Even as a child Chris was always the life of the party and made friends wherever he went. He matriculated in New York City through P.S. 184 Elementary School, Cooper Jr. H.S, Brooklyn Technical H.S. and Haaren H.S., where he graduated in 1956. Chris was al ...
Devoid "Frank" Eller
January 01, 1926 - - June 03, 2017
Devoid Franklin Eller, born January 1, 1926, in Thomasville, North Carolina, departed this life June 3, 2017, on his own terms. The son of the late Nancy Ursula and Sells Eller, he was a man of independence and great humor, who gave those he loved affectionate nicknames.
Educated in the public schools of Thomasville, North Carolina, Devoid “Frank” Eller attended North Caro ...
Lauringle Mitchell Sr
May 01, 1935 - - May 11, 2017
The Entire Staff of Lee's Funeral Home, LLC respects that the Mitchell family entrusted the care of their loved one to us, and that they value the level of service & attention our funeral home provides. We are honored, in turn, to provide comfort, assistance and service to the Mitchell family during their time of bereavement.
April 12, 1929 - - April 07, 2017
Today (April 12th) we celebrate John Earl Hargrove on what would’ve been his 88th birthday. John died gently, as he had lived, on April 7th in White Plains Hospital from complications of a stroke.
He was born April 12, 1929 to Mack and Evelyn Hargrove in Henderson, North Carolina. He grew up as a country boy—farming and holding odd jobs to help provide for the household. ...
January 02, 1925 - - April 01, 2017
Edmund LeRoy Randall was born on January 2, 1925, in Tampa, Florida. He took his final rest, after a brief illness, on April 1, 2017, at White Plains Hospital with his beloved wife, Rosemary, by his side.
Ed was one of three children born to Jesse and Eugenia Norwood Randall. He had two sisters, Pearl and Louise. Ed attended church schools in Tampa and graduated high school ...
October 19, 1927 - - December 29, 2016
Cyril DeGrasse Tyson, sociologist, educator, civil rights activist, dies at 89
Cyril DeGrasse Tyson, a leading figure in the development of urban social policy in New York City, and who devoted his life to the empowerment of all those who were disenfranchised, died at his home in North Salem, N.Y., on Thursday, December 29, 2016. He was 89.
Mr. Tyson’s wife of 64 years, Sun ...
September 04, 1933 - - July 24, 2016
Ronald R. Blackwell, 82, of Elmsford, NY, passed away peacefully at Phelps Memorial Hospital in Sleepy Hollow, NY, after a short illness, on July 24, 2016.
He was born September 4, 1933 to Thelma (Evans) and James Blackwell. He was also predeceased by his loving adoptive Mother, Mamie Bradford.
Ronnie graduated from Page Jackson High School in Charles Town, West Virginia in ...
April 08, 1920 - - July 03, 2016
The Beginning.........A time to be born..
Pleasant Bullock was born on April 8, 1920 to Nathaniel and Rebecca Bullock in Warren, North Carolina. Pleasant entered into rest on July 3, 2016 at Prince George Hospital in Bowie, MD, where he lived with his son for the last eight years. He is preceded in death by his wife Bessie Jane Bullock, his son Sterling Bullock and his grandd ...
April 05, 1926 - - June 22, 2016
James Edward Davis passed away at Phelps Memorial Hospital in Sleepy Hollow, New York after a brief illness.
James was born in Salisbury, North Carolina to Marie and Dr. Vivian Davis, the only child of this union. James attended elementary and high school in Salisbury, North Carolina, and later graduated from Hampton University with a BS degree in Architectural Engineering i ...
January 26, 1929 - - May 06, 2016
Frank Jefferson was born January 26, 1929 to the late Harry Jefferson and Bertha Mack Jefferson in Eutawville, SC. He was brought to White Plains, NY as an infant and educated in the White Plains school system. Frank ran track and played football for White Plains High School. Notably, he was a proud member of the 1964 undefeated football team. Frank married his high school swe ...