Age 79, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle peacefully passed surrounded by family on March 30. Survived by wife Linda, 12 children, 29 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, sisters Gaynell Ray and Barbara Doyle, and a host of family and friends. Service 10:00am Thursday, April 12 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 451 West Central Ave. Visitation 8:30am prior to service. Interment Fort Snelling Cemetery. Arr.Click here to read more.
Age 80 ~ Sunrise: 10/24/1937 Sunset: 3/15/2018 Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Auntie and friend. Our "Queen" is survived by her children: Michael (Pamela) Thomas, Vanessa (Leroy) Johnson, Gregory Thomas, Billie Bilbro, Paul (Cynthia) Banks, Robin Thomas; also survived by a host of Grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by her; late husbands Billy Thomas and Arvo Bruce. Visitation Friday March 23, 2018 11-1 Funeral 1-2:15 at Lutheran Church of Redeemer 285Click here to read more.
Age 84, of St. Paul, passed away peacefully at home on March 11, 2018. Preceded in death by beloved husband of 62 years, Rodney, parents Maurine and Levi Shipp, and brother Jerome. She will be greatly missed by her children Rodney Jr. (Connie), Michael (Julie), Stephen (Suzanne), John and Sarah; grandchildren David, Elizabeth, Patrick, Philip, Ella, Mitchel and Olivia; and sister-in-law Kathy Wade. Memorial Service on March 17, 2018 at 10am at St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, 60 KentClick here to read more.
Owens, Jordyn Elizabeth She's Now Dancing With the King Jordyn Elizabeth Owens, young lover of the arts entered this world on May 17th, 2011 in Wilson, North Carolina and departed on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Hennepin County Medical Center Minneapolis, MN. She was truly a God-given gift and child to the parents of Reverend Fred and Minister Tonya Owens. Jordyn loved to dance, sing, paint and draw. She was lovable and carried a smile everywhere she traveled. Even at 6Click here to read more.