The Herald Bulletin

Morning Update

Obituaries

June 22, 2013

Cleosia Draughn

Died May 30, 2013

FORT WAYNE — Cleosia Draughn, 68, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of Fort Wayne and a 1962 graduate of Central High School. She was also a graduate of Stovall's House of Beauty.

She was a longtime member of Union Baptist Church.

Cleosia was formerly employed by Magnavox, Hunter's, the Wayne Township Trustee's Office and the State of Indiana, where she retired after 19 years of service.

She is survived by her daughter, Veda Morris (Joseph) May; sister Mary L. Curry; godchildren, Victor Pierce, Evan Cleveland and Sha'Cori Smith; along with a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Zella Howell.

A memorial service celebrating Cleosia's life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Union Baptist Church, 2200 Smith St., Fort Wayne, Ind.

Arrangements were entrusted to Ellis Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, and L.C. May Funeral Services, Anderson.

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Obituaries: July 24

    Obituaries for Theodore Bradley, Nedra Duncan, Norma Edgecomb, Jaunice Howington, Mary Marvin, Nina McClain and James Willis are published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

  • Pending obituaries: July 24

    Pending obituaries as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

  • Funerals: July 24 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

  • OBT - HB0724 Nina McClain Nina W. McClain Nina "Guin" W. McClain, 90, of Anderson, died July 23, 2014, at her residence in Anderson, Ind.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ouida Jaunice Howington Ouida Jaunice Howington, 84, of Anderson, died July 21, 2014, at Swiss Villa, Vevay.

    July 24, 2014

  • OBT - HB0724 - Edgecomb,Norma Norma Louise Edgecomb Norma Louise Edgecomb, 78, died Saturday, July 11, 2014.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Theodore C. Bradley Theodore C. Bradley, 72, of Pendleton, died July 23, 2014, at his residence.

    July 24, 2014

  • Nedra 'Jo' Duncan Nedra "Jo" (Nash) Duncan, 82, of Tipton, died July 22, 2014, at I.U. Health-Tipton Hospital in Tipton after a brief illness.

    July 24, 2014

  • Mary K. Marvin Mary K. Marvin, 81, died July 22, 2014. She was born on May 9, 1933, in Oil City, Pa.

    July 24, 2014

  • OBT - HB0724 James Willis(1) James Nelson Willis James Nelson "Jim" Willis, 65, of Anderson died July 22, 2014, at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital after an extended illness.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide