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Mary L. COLTON Obituary

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COLTON, Mrs. Mary L. of Dayton, Ohio, 88 peacefully went home April 7, 2014. Ms. Mary was a quiet, loving, nurturing Christian woman and had a great impact on many lives young and old. Preceded in death by husband George W. Colton, sisters Lillian Wheelous, Ann Phillips, brothers, Willie J. & Walter Heard, Jr. A faithful member of Harris Memorial CME Church where she served as a devoted Stewardess. Survivors include 6 children Georgia (George, Sr.) McAlpine, Jacqueline (Wesley) Ewings, Centria Wright, Gary and Linda Colton, Dianna (Anthony) Trammell; sister Alice Heard all of Dayton; 8 grandchildren Centria (Joseph Sr.) Ewings-Compton, AZ, George Jr., Ginah McAlpine, Marcus Ewings, Fayth Wright, Kayla Trammell, Quentin Randolph, Drew Colton; 7 great-grandchildren; dedicated cousins Alfreda Holt, Alfred Phillips. A host of other relatives and friends. Thanks to Miami Valley hospital Cardiac ICU, The Maria-Joseph Center 2nd floor Skilled Nursing and Tridia Hospice for their outstanding care given to our beautiful mother. Funeral services 11 A.M., Friday, April 11, 2014 at Harris Memorial CME Church, 3950 Haney Rd. Dr. Earl D. Hudson officiating. The family will receive friends 10-11 A.M. Interment West Memory Gardens. HHRoberts.com

Published in Dayton Daily News on Apr. 10, 2014
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