• Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Catherine McCoullum

    Catherine McCoullum Boston Catherine (Hughes) McCoullum was born in Mobile, Alabama to the late Nancy Lou and Pearl McCoullum. She was the wife of the late Joe McCulloum. Beloved mother of Donna Smith of Ft. Wayne, IN, Sharon Smith of Detroit, MI, Kathy McCoullum, Phyllis McCoullum, Twanda Moore and Felicia McCoullum all of Boston and the late Lana Smith, Joanne McCoullum and Joe McCoullum. Dear sister of Anna Pearl, Yvonne Glover, Tony Hughes and Marcus Hughes. She is survived by a host of g…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Gwendoline Layne

    Gwendoline Layne Mattapan Gwendoline Eudovine Layne was born in Charnocks, Christ Church, Barbados on August 15, 1925. She was the beloved mother of Lolita Layne-Lewis of Mattapan and Rudolph Layne of Hyde Park. Loving grandmother of Lauretta “Michelle” Lewis-medley of Roslindale, Shamieka Layne of Hyde Park and Shamar Layne of Quincy. Dear sister of Winifred Grannum of Dorchester, Gloria Layn of Mattapan and the late Evelyn Nicholls and Martin Layne. she is survived by a host of nieces …

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Lillie Green

    Lillie Green Roxbury Lillie Mae Green was born in Charleston, South Carolina, November, 10, 1933 to the late Ella (Grant) and Freddie Ferguson. She departed this life peacefully on August 8, 2019. She was the wife of the late Jerry James Green, Sr. Beloved mother of Jerry J. Green, Jr. with his wife Jocelyn of Hyde Park, Maria Green Green of Westwood, Cheryle Green-Walker with her husband Anthony of Hyde Park and the late Michelle Y. Singletary. She was the loving grandmother of Jam…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Mila Ledbetter

    Mila Ledbetter Roslindale Mila Jeneen Ledbetter, 50 of Roslindale passed away unexpectedly on August 8, 2019. Loving mother of Marittny Thaice of Roslindale.  Beloved daughter of Marilyn J. Ledbetter (Ronald) Johnson of Dorchester and Ronald Atkins of Hyde Park.  Mila is also survived by a loving host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives, extended family and dear friends.  She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.  Gone too soon.   …

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Bertha Cox

    Bertha Cox Dorchester/Roxbury Bertha L. Cox, who lived in Roxbury and Dorchester for 60 years, passed away peacefully on August 7, 2019 at the Elizabeth Seton Residence, Wellesley, MA.  Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Bertha was the oldest daughter of Rosa Lee and William Lucas. After marrying David Cox, Sr. of North Carolina, Bertha and David moved from Tennessee to the Washington. D.C. area. They ultimately moved to Boston, MA with their growing family.   Bertha joined the Co…

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    Pierre Mathurin 8/4/2019 12:00:00 AM Mattapan,MA

    Pierre Michel Mathurin of Matapan passed away on August 4, 2019. Loving father of Dominique Mathurin-Pogy. Family and friends will Celebrate Pierre’s Life by gathering for Visiting hours in the Joseph Russo Funeral Home, 814 American Legion Highway, Roslindale on Friday August 16th from 7-9 pm. Funeral services in the Tabernacle De Grace Par la Foi, 1102 Blue Hill Ave, Dorchester on August 17 at 9:30 am. Burial will follow in the Oak Lawn , Roslindale.

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Ada Wrenn

    Ada Wrenn Roxbury Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Daughter and Sister.  Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Daughter and Sister.  View   Send Flowers

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Rev. Robert Kelsey, Sr.

    Rev. Robert Kelsey, Sr.   Reverend Robert L. Kelsey Sr. of Boston, Massachusetts departed this earthly life unexpectedly on July 30, 2019. Robert was born to the late Sgt. Charles W. Kelsey of Brunswick Glynn Georgia and the late Emma Lou Kelsey of Boston, Massachusetts. He Married Marlene A. (Wright) Kelsey of Stoughton, Massachusetts and from that union, they had five children. Robert Louis Kelsey Jr. of Middletown, Connecticut, Pamela Kelsey Foote (William Bo Foote) of Meridianville, …

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Josiah Fripp

    Josiah Fripp Roxbury Josiah N. Fripp born September 19, 1923 to James N. Fripp and Tena Fripp (Howard), brother to Pender, Henry Gray, Edna, James (Boy), Leolla, Albertha, Josephine, Diane and Benjamin Fripp ( deceased), Catherine Gray Vaughn (LaSalle). Husband to Rebecca Fripp (Frazier) Ryan and Raven Frazier, father to Akosua Ali-Sabree (Richard), James N. Fripp (Willie Mae), Morris Williams (deceased) Mary, and Catherine Fripp (deceased) grand-children Nia Fripp Smith, Hijr, Asa and Sak:in…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Ruth Ford

    Ruth Ford Dorchester Ruth Ford 85 of Dorchester, July 30, 2019.  Former owner of “Kathy’s Fish n Chips” on Erie Street in Dorchester and former member of Little Zion Church and Greater Vision Tabernacle Church. Beloved wife of the late Albert Ford.  Loving mother of Pauline Brown, Marsha Gillens, Coretta Brown, Trayce Hillman, Alfred Gillens, Katherine Ford and Kimberly Ford.  Dear grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.  Beloved sister of Rose Thaice, …

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Ronald Majors, Sr.

    Ronald Majors, Sr. Brockton Ronald Clayton Majors, Sr. 84 of Brockton, July 24, 2019.  Beloved husband of the late Natalie Majors.  Loving  mother of Ronald C. Majors, Jr. and Karen M. Majors.  Ronald Clayton Majors, Sr. 84 of Brockton, July 24, 2019.  Beloved husband of the late Natalie Majors.  Loving  mother of Ronald C. Majors, Jr. and Karen M. Majors.  View   Send Flowers

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Jeffrey Worthy

    Jeffrey Worthy Roxbury Jeffrey M. Worthy of Roxbury, July 22, 2019. Boston Police Officer for over 30 years and longtime swim coach in the greater Roxbury community. Beloved husband of Marie T. Ward-Worthy of Roxbury. Loving father of Brian Worthy of Valrico, FL, Joseph Worthy of Mattapan and Thomas Worthy of Roxbury and grandfather of Breyon Worthy of FL. Dear brother of Edwin and Cheryl Worthy both VA. He is survived by extended family and a host of friends. Funeral service Saturday at…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Leonard Givens

    Leonard Givens Randolph Leonard M. Givens 76 of Randolph, passed away after a lengthy illness surrounded by his loving family, July 17, 2019.  Loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and dear friend. Leonard M. Givens 76 of Randolph, passed away after a lengthy illness surrounded by his loving family, July 17, 2019.  Loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin… View   Send Flowers

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Vincia Allen-Atkins

    Vincia Allen-Atkins Montserrat Vincia Allen-Atkins 70 of Hyde Park, passed away suddenly on July 17, 2019.  Beloved wife of Julius R. Atkins of Hyde Park. Vincia Allen-Atkins 70 of Hyde Park, passed away suddenly on July 17, 2019.  Beloved wife of Julius R. Atkins of Hyde Park. View   Send Flowers

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    Harry Wilson, III

    Harry Wilson, III Mattapan Harry George Wilson, III of Mattapan, July 16, 2019. Co-founder of the Roxbury Raiders Pop Warner Football and Cheer leading program. Beloved husband of Linda J. Wilson. Loving father of Dennis Wilson, Harry Wilson, IV, Lloyd and Rashad Wilson. Dear brother of Carol A. Alkins and Dennis G. Wilson. He is survived by 7 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, extended family and a host of friends.    Harry George Wilson, III of Mattapan, July 16, 2019. Co-found…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Jessie Lewis

    Jessie Lewis Roxbury Jessie Mae Lewis of Roxbury, July 17, 2019. Beloved mother of Wayne Tuggle of Lynn, Aaron Tuggle of Atlanta, GA and Nancy Tuggle of Boston. Loving grandmother of Wayne Tuggle, Jr. of Middleboro, Nathan Tuggle of Atlanta, Winston Tuggle of Roslindale, Kareem Tuggle of Roslindale and Tyree Tuggle of Boston. Dear sister of Mary Turner of Mattapan. She is survived by nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Jessie Mae Lewis of Roxbury, July 17, 2019. Beloved mother of Wa…

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    Edward T. Sneyd, Jr. 7/16/2019 12:00:00 AM Mansfield,MA / Mattapan,MA / Hyde Park,MA

    Edward T. Sneyd, Jr., 65 Dateline: Mansfield, MA Edward T. Sneyd, Jr., age 65, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his adoring family on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was the beloved husband of Sheila A. (Chisholm) Sneyd, to whom he was wed on September 17, 1877. Visiting hours, to which relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend, will be held on Monday, July 22nd from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home, 55 North Main St., Mansfield. A funeral service will be held on Monday evening during the visitation at 7:30 P.M. in the funeral home. Burial…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Joseph Johnson

    Joseph Johnson Boston Joseph Emmanuel Johnson of Boston at age 93. Late member of Peoples Baptist Church. Father of  Gwendolyn Johnson of Boston, Paulette Johnson of Quantico, VA, Mark Wayne Johnson of Boston, Lynette Mapp of East Orange, New Jersey, Veronica Williams of South Carolina, Leola Johnson of Washington, DC, Leona Johnson of Washington, DC and late Joseph Emmanuel Johnson, Jr. Grandfather of Eva Johnson of&n…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Zereeal Posey

    Zereeal Posey Hyde Park Zereeal “Zee” Posey, of Hyde Park, July 13, 2019. Wife of the late John F. Posey. Beloved mother of John W. (Janice) Posey of Roxbury and Jerome P. (Marie) Posey of Randolph. Loving grandmother of Wes Posey, Sheree Carson and Ashley Posey. Dear sister of John “Pete” Givens of Hartford, CT. She is survived by 4 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews,  extended family, church family and a host of friends. Zereeal “Zee” Posey, of Hyde Park, July 13, 2019. Wife of …

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Isaiah Joseph

    Isaiah Joseph Stoughton Isaiah L. Joseph of Stoughton.  Precious son of Keny Joseph and Valeria Rene Benjamin.  Loving brother of Miykael Joseph and Fatima Joseph.  Dear grandson of Chandra Benjamin, Christopher Freeman and Wayne L. Pryor.  Beloved nephew of Christopher Benjamin, Jaheim Raymond, Michael Isler, Jr. and Overlande Joseph.  He is also survived by a loving host of cousins other relatives and friends.    Isaiah L. Joseph of Stoughton.  P…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Nathaniel Miller

    Nathaniel Miller Dorchester Nathaniel Miller 87 of Dorchester, July 7, 2019.  Loving father of Sylvester Miller, Gladys Grinkley-Thomas, Christine Miller, Edward Miller, Michael Miller and Abernathy Miller.  Dear grandfather of 16 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.  He is also survived by 1 brother, 4 sisters and a loving host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his wife Florine Miller, sons Le…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Benjamin Hanberry Jr.

    Benjamin Hanberry Jr. Dorchester   Hanberry Jr., Benjamin J.,of Dorchester, July 6, 2019. Beloved husband of Mamie Hanberry of Dorchester. Loving father of Vernon (Latasha) Hanberry, Rodney and Christopher Hanberry. Dear nephew of Dr. Genova Lawrence of GA. He leaves 2 grandchildren, extended family and friends.    Hanberry Jr., Benjamin J.,of Dorchester, July 6, 2019. Beloved husband of Mamie Hanberry of Dorchester. Loving father of Vernon (Latasha) Hanberry, Rodney and Christ…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    John Porter

    John Porter Boston Porter, John L., 66 of Boston, July 8, 2019. Devoted father of Marissa Freedman. Dear grandfather of Rushawn, Millenia, Roshaine, Calvin and Malia. Loving stepfather of Tawana, Sherletha and Jermaine. Beloved brother of Tanya  and Anthony Porter. He leaves nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. Porter, John L., 66 of Boston, July 8, 2019. Devoted father of Marissa Freedman. Dear grandfather of Rushawn, Millenia, Roshaine, Calvin and Malia. Loving stepfather o…

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Rochelle Bulliner

    Rochelle Bulliner Rochelle Bulliner of Somerville, July 1, 2019. Daughter of the late Mattie B. (Smith) and John A. Bulliner, Sr. Dear sister of Joan Bulliner-Durant and the John A. Bulliner, Jr. She is survived by extended family and friends. Rochelle Bulliner of Somerville, July 1, 2019. Daughter of the late Mattie B. (Smith) and John A. Bulliner, Sr. Dear sister of Joan Bulliner-Durant and the John A. Bulliner, Jr. She is survived by… View   Send Flowers

  • Mattapan,  Roxbury

    Ernestine Carroll

    Ernestine Carroll Ernestine Carroll of Dorchester, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2019.  Beloved mother of Barbara Hicks of Taunton, Tony Carroll (predeceased), Deborah Briggs of Roslindale and Susan Carroll of California.  Loving Grandmother of Bettina Carroll, Kimberley Hicks, Tyrone Carroll-Struss (predeceased), Lindsey Briggs and Jillian Briggs.  She is survived by six great-grandchildren Diseanna Joseph, Chay Carroll-Brown (predeceased), Brieanna Carroll-Brown, Ashleig…