• New Haven County

    Carolyn Heggins

    Carolyn Heggins of Hamden, CT, departed this life on July 11, 2019 at Yale-New Haven Hospital (York Street Campus) after a brief illness. She was born on July 2, 1944 in Darlington, South Carolina to the late Willie L. Ellis and Emma Lee Ellis. She was employed by Circuit Wise of North Haven, CT for many years. Carolyn was a…

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    William O. Spell

    William O. Spell, 74, of East Hartford, entered eternal rest on July 9, 2019. Funeral service will be held Monday, July 15, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Wayfaring Ministries, 29 Marne St. Rear, Hamden. Viewing will be held at the church from 10:00-11:00 a.m.

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    Shirley A. Gadsden

    Shirley A. Gadsden, 73, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on July 3, 2019. She was the beloved wife of Joseph A. Gadsden. Mrs. Gadsden was born in St. Stephen, SC on September 24, 1945, a daughter of the late William Gadsden and Neomia Giles Gadsden. Prior to retiring, she was employed by Finlay Fine Jeweler as an Inspector and…

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    Lenda S. Guest

    Lenda S. Guest entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at the age of 69. She was born in Thorsby, Alabama on October 18, 1949 to the late Lucener Wright-Howard John B. Howard. She is survived by her loving husband Joseph Guest of over 50 years. From this union three children were born, Monica L. Haith (New Haven),…

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    Harvey Boatwright

    Harvey Boatwright, 70, of Hamden, entered eternal rest on June 11, 2019. He was the widower of Carolyn Boatwright. Mr. Boatwright was born in McDuffie, GA on September 14, 1948, a son of the late Sip and Carrie Boatwright. Prior to retiring, he was employed as a Supervisor at Marlin Firearms. He leaves to cherish loving memories, daughters, Sheila, Deborah,…

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    Joanne Roberts-Sims

    Joanne Roberts-Sims, 76, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on May 26, 2019. She was the wife of Wilbert Sims. Mrs. Roberts-Sims was born in Old Fort, NC on September 17, 1942, a daughter of the late Willie Lee Lytle and Fannie V. Troy Lytle. A celebration of Mrs. Roberts-Sims’ life and legacy will be Saturday, June 1, 2019, at…

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    Dr. William Henry Sunday Moore M.D.

    Dr. William Henry Sunday Moore M.D. , 91 years old, passed away on May 24, 2019 in Branford, CT at the Connecticut Hospice House. Dr. Moore was born in Maysville, NC on February 5, 1928, the fourth son of Reverend George Israel Moore and Everlener Ashford. He graduated from Jones County Training School at age sixteen. He was accepted to…

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    Lincoln A. Barker

    Lincoln A. Barker, 94, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on May 17, 2019. He was the widower of Nancy C. Barker. Mr. Barker was born in Loganville, GA on April 23, 1925, a son of the late Sylvester Barker, Sr. and Josephine Hammond Barker. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army and prior to retirement, he was employed…

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    Rose Marie Petrucci Fusco

    Rose Marie Petrucci Fusco was much beloved by her late husband Lorenzo (Lawrence) Fusco; her daughter Maria Katherine and her grandson, Steven Philip Watts; her son, Lawrence Anthony, wife Danusia, and her granddaughter, Sarah Rose; her church family, Christ and the Epiphany, East Haven, CT; her dear friends, Gail Schappa and the late Roberta (Cathy) Watts; and most of all,…

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    Johnnie Laura Belle Brown

    Johnnie Laura Belle Brown was born on March 16, 1937 to John Wesley Dingle and Laura Kate Dingle (“née Mahone) in Clermont, Florida. She was predeceased by a brother, Elbert Jackson (“EJ”) Culpepper, and a sister, Altheria Norrington. She married James Henry Brown on April 20, 1957 in New York. She had two children, Eric Leneer Brown, born March 6,…

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    Robert Clifton Tucker

    Robert Clifton Tucker passed away on May 2, 2019. Robert was born on January 8, 1938 to the late George and Lucia Tucker. At age three he and his family moved from Abbeville, SC to New Haven, CT where he attended public schools, and graduated from Hillhouse High School. After completing the Marine Corps service, he went on to earn…

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    John L. Streater

    John L. Streater, 63, of North Haven, entered eternal rest on April 26, 2019.  Mr. Streater was born in Chesterfield, SC on January 21, 1956, a son of Pastor Rebecca Streater and the late Connie L. Streater. He was a member of Good Shepherd Holiness Church. John enjoyed spending time with his family. He loved traveling, fishing, and his number…

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    Sara E. Lisbon

    Sara E. Lisbon, 84, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on April 18, 2019. She was the widow of Willie Robert Lisbon. Mrs. Lisbon was born in Charleston, SC on October 19, 1934. She leaves to cherish loving memories, a niece, Henrietta Strong; grandniece, Aesha Cartier; her son, Willie Branch; and a host of other relatives and friends. A celebration…

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    Solomon Brown

    Solomon Brown, 85, of Hamden, formerly of New Haven, entered eternal rest on April 11, 2019. He was the widower of Mildred Louise Brown. Mr. Brown was born in Montezuma, GA on April 15, 1933, a son of the late Will Brown and Lelia Bell Fryer Brown. He was a longtime member of Immanuel Missionary Baptist Church and prior to…

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    Eugene Washington, Sr.

    Eugene Washington, Sr., 84, New Haven, entered eternal rest on April 3, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Mae Washington. Mr. Washington was born in Greenville, NC, on April 22, 1934, a son of the late David Washington and Fannie Darden Washington. Prior to retiring, he was employed at Leonard Concrete Company as a Concrete Pipe Maker. Eugene was…

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    L.C. Williams

    “For wherever I am, though far away at the ends of the earth, I will cry to you for help. When my heart is faint and overwhelmed, lead me to the mighty towering Rock of safety.” Psalm 61:2 From birth to death, it is the Master’s plan as to what our lives will entail. L.C. Williams departed this earthly realm…

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    Jerome Davis

    Jerome Davis, 57, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on March 26, 2019. Mr. Davis was born in Selma, AL on February 3, 1962, a son of the late Bessie Davis. He was most recently employed by the City of New Haven Police Department as an Animal Control Officer. He leaves to cherish loving memories, sisters, Bennie M. Watkins and…

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    Daryl T. Alston

    Daryl T. Alston, 52, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on March 22, 2019. Daryl was born in New Haven, CT on July 18, 1966, a son of Woodie Alston and the late Linda W. Alston. He was most recently employed at the Mary Wade Home. In addition to his father, he leaves to cherish loving memories, a son, Ian…