Charlie Will Williams
On Sunday, July, 1, 2012, Mother Williams, affectionately known as “Nanna”, transitioned from this life after giving her Victory Testimony on how God saved and delivered her son from a drug addiction and how that God promised her that He was going to bring in the others!Mother Charlie...more
Abraham Morehead Jr. dies at 91
Newburgh - On January 26, 2010, Abraham Lincoln Morehead, Jr. passed away. The only son of the late Abraham Lincoln Morehead, Sr. and Cora O'Neill Morehead, he was born on February 4, 1918 in Plattekill. He was a loving and generous husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, loyal friend and...more
In Loving Memory of Irene...
I am home in Heaven, dear ones;
Oh, so happy and so bright!
There is perfect joy and beauty
In this everlasting light.
All the pain and grief is over,
Every restless tossing passed;
I am now at peace forever,
Safely home in Heaven at last.
Did you wonder I so calmly
Warren Eggleston: A life lost too...
Warren (Warrington) Anderson Eggleston
November 5, 1929 - December 15, 2009
Warren (Warrington) Anderson Eggleston was the first of four children born to Warrington and Lucille Eggleston, November 5, 1929, Newburgh, New York. "Sonny," as he, was called by his beloved family, was the consummate,...more
Dr. Margaret Wade-Lewis
Margaret Wade-Lewis, a godly woman, a bearer of much fruit during the years that were allotted to her, and a woman of dignity; the adored third child and second daughter of The Rev. John E. Williams Sr. and Mrs. Marjorie Clark Williams, parents who reared their nine children in the fear and...more
Widow of Civil Rights leader passes
Margaret Buckner Young, educator, author, civic and corporate leader, and widow of civil rights leader and National Urban League Executive Director, Whitney M. Young Jr., died in her home in Denver, Colorado on December 5th, 2009. She was 88 years old.
Margaret was born in Campbellsville,...more
Ellsworth Vanderzee Potter, Jr....
Ellsworth Vanderzee (Sonny, Stretch, Poppa Cool, Pop Sonny, Cuz) Potter received his Angel’s Wings on Friday, July 3, 2009 having passed this life at Prince William Hospital, Manassas, Va. with his loving family holding onto him and praying at his bedside. He was born June 29, 1929 in...more
Joan Barbara Peterson Royal...
Joan Barbara Peterson Royal made her transition to eternity as the day was beginning on September 16, 2009 with her children by her side. The firstborn child of Charles Edgar and Mary Jane Draper Peterson, she was born on January 4, 1933 at Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Joan...more
John S. Duck, Sr. dies (1931-2009)
John S. Duck, Sr., of Newburgh, NY, died at home peacefully with his family by his side, Saturday morning, February 14, 2009. He was 77.
John Duck was born October 1, 1931 in the city of Raleigh, NC to John A. Duck and Minnie Ophelia Singletary Duck. After the death of his father at an early...more
Pedro “Cuban Pete” Aguilar
Pedro “Cuban Pete” Aguilar, 81, passed away on January 13, 2009, in Miami, FL.
Cuban Pete grew up in New York’s El Barrio and made his mark in the Latin dance world at the dawn of the Mambo craze, in New York’s famous Palladium Ballroom, and from there vaulted to...more