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Joe Morgan (1943-2020)

Joe Morgan, of the Cincinnati Reds Big Red Machine, when these great Reds players were recognized during the All Star…

James (Jim) Melvin Washington owned and operated popular limo service

Contributed by Preston Charles Funeral Home James (Jim) Melvin Washington, who owned and operated the popular Washington Limousine Service for…

IN MEMORIAM: Little Richard, One of the Most Influential Founding Fathers of Rock n’ Roll, Dies at 87

Little Richard’s high-energy performances while playing the piano included dancing on top of the piano, running on and off the…

Percy W. Marshall Sr. services set for May 1

Herald Staff Percy W. Marshall, a well-known, former church member of Revelation Baptist Church, Greater New Life Baptist Church and…

IN MEMORIAM: Lean on Me: Singer-Songwriting Legend Bill Withers Dies at 81

2008 Bill Withers Tribute: Pictured are Bill Withers & Corey Withers (Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/annulla/3011590291/   Wikimedia Commons)  By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor  Three-time Grammy Award…

John Henry Williams Sr. was noted high school and Navy boxer

Contributed by   Kinley Funeral Home  Springfield, Ohio  John Henry Williams Sr. “Bubba / Big John,’’ who was a high school and Navy boxing champion, died Wednesday, January…

Anita Lynn Brentley worked in community health programs

Contributed by Mrs. Brentley’s Family  Anita Lynn Brentley, Ph.D., who worked in community health programs, died in Cincinnati, Ohio, January 25, 2020. She was 59. …

Cecil Arvid Humphries Sr. was involved in community projects in Covington, KY

Contributed by the Family  Cecil Arvid Humphries Sr., affectionately known as “Mr. Poke,’’ who was involved in many community projects, died at his home…

Julian H. Renfro was beloved, prominent funeral director

Submitted by Renfro Funeral Service  Julian H. Renfro, who was a beloved, prominent Cincinnati funeral director for many years, died Oct. 31,…

IN MEMORIAM: John Conyers Dies at 90

By Stacy M.Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent  Former U.S. Congressman John Conyers, whose 15-year fight to pass legislation that would make Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday a federal holiday, has…