January 28, 1933 - - April 21, 2023
Our beloved father and grandfather, William Joseph Johnson, 90, a long-time resident of Ocala, Florida, and formerly of Greenburgh, NY, passed away on April 21, 2023, in Bridgeville, Delaware.
William “Bill” was born in Norfolk, Connecticut on January 28, 1933, to Arthur and Katherine Bailey Johnson. As a young man, he enjoyed horseback riding, swimming, baseball, and wa ...
November 16, 1956 - - August 31, 2022
RICHARD MAURICE “MO” HADLEY
Maurice was born Nov. 16, 1956, at the 42nd Field Hospital in Verdun, France to James & Loretta Hadley where he lived the first three years of his life. From there he continued his life journey residing in Greenburgh, NY where he was affectionately known as “Mo” aka “Ears.” During his childhood he was a member of various groups: boy sc ...
Theodore Lee Jr
September 01, 1937 - - May 04, 2022
Mr. Theodore Jay Lee, Jr. was born Sept. 1, 1937 in White Plains, NY to the late Theodore J. Lee, Sr. & Mattie R. Anderson Lee. Second Generation Owner of the 107 year old Lee’s Funeral Home in White Plains, he transitioned peacefully in his sleep, to be with the Lord, on Wed. May 4, 2022.
A lifelong resident, Ted belonged to many community organizations - Funeral Directing, ...
Waynett Sobers Jr
February 15, 1937 - - January 24, 2022
Due to the presence of COVID-19, respect for the lives and well-being of others, and in accordance with the church's seating accommodation, please respect the family’s difficult decisions in reserving a select number of mourners and church staff to attend.
Here is the link to view the memorial service via live stream on Saturday, February 26 at 11 a.m. If you visit the web ...
August 07, 1932 - - November 14, 2020
During the summer of 1930, Johnsye Ridley left the campus of Hampton University to travel north, visiting her older brother Julian in New York City. While in New York, she met a handsome young man named Algon Dudley Williams, who was also a college student at City College of New York. This chance encounter led to a beautiful courtship and ultimately, marriage. On August 7. 1932 ...
Deacon Benjamin Latimer
August 21, 1937 - - January 03, 2019
In LIEU of flowers, the family appreciates/kindly requests contributions be made in his name/memory/honor to the nonprofit benefiting youth programs that was dear to his heart on on whose board he served: Passage to Excellence (may be done through donation tab here on website from any tab above or link below) and/or on your own to: Passage to Excellence of Bethel Baptist Church ...
Olivia Hooker PhD
February 12, 1915 - - November 21, 2018
The Entire Staff of Lee's Funeral Home, LLC respects that Dr. Olivia J. Hooker herself, and her family, entrusted her care to our professional, premier African-American firm, and that they value the level of service & attention our historic funeral home (also 103 years) provides. We are honored, in turn, to provide care, comfort, assistance and service to Dr. Olivia J. Hooker ...
March 24, 1929 - - September 22, 2018
Albert Ellman Williams, of Midlothian, VA, quietly departed this life on September 22, 2018 at the age of 89.
He was born on March 24, 1929, and after his father’s sudden death, was raised by a hardworking mother in the segregated town of Charlottesville, VA. Albert received a Bachelor of Science in Education from North Carolina Central University in 1950. He continued his e ...
September 22, 1922 - - August 13, 2018
John Neares Carter, 95---Film Editor
John was born in Newark, New Jersey to the proud parents of William and Marie Carter on September 22, 1922. He was the third of four children. His family moved to Asbury Park, New Jersey in 1927. He was an athlete on the basketball, football and track teams at Asbury Park High School and an avid swimmer during the summer months along the J ...