Heather Renee Torrence
age 35 passed away June 16, 2013 at Aultman Hospital from a brief illness. Heather was born Jan. 19, 1978. She was a 1996 graduate of Timken Senior High. She also was a student of Aultman School of Nursing. Heather was employed by Sonoco Phoenix as a purchaser until she became ill.
She survived by her mother, Yvetta Torrence; fiance, Daoud Abdul-Zahir; son, Jamil Abdul-Zahir; daughter, Johari Abdul-Zahir; special niece, Breya Torrence who she raised; sisters, Nakesha, Nakema and Toi Torrence; brother, Kalyn Torrence; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by grandmother, Nina R. Torrence; grandfather, Daniel Torrence Sr.; two uncles, Daniel Jr. And Matthew Torrence; and cousin, Ashley Torrence.
Calling hours are from 10-12 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Canton Freewill Baptist Church at 2817 Harmont Ave. NE, Canton, OH 44705. Funeral Service to follow at 12 p.m. Interment at Westlawn Cemetery. Rev. Michael Gammil, officiating. Friends will be received at 2617 38th St. NW, the home of her mother. Caring arrangements by Jones Funeral Service.
Jones Memorial Funeral Service
440 Wallace Ave Se Canton, OH 44707
Published in The Repository on June 20, 2013