Mark Maurice Latson was born January 11, 1965. In Springfield, Ohio He passed away on March 28, 2013 after a lengthy illness. He was reared in the South Fountain Ave. and Seventh-day Churches. He attended Yellow Springs Schools, Spring Valley Academy, Mt. Vernon Academy and graduated from Yellow Springs High School in 1983. After High School, he attended Central State University and the Antioch College. He went to Key West Florida to further his education and returned to Ohio to work for Central State University in the Police department. While at Central State, he took courses in law enforcement forensics. After leaving Central State, he worked as a security guard for Amerigard in Columbus, Ohio. He had a strong interest in computer graphics and pursued this interest at Sinclair College in Dayton, Ohio. He leaves to mourn his parents, Wilbur and Hazel Latson, Aunt Betty Latson, Cousins Barney Latson, Carla (Kenneth) Johnson, Maurice Miller, Barbara (James) Davis, Mary (Daniel) Conwell, Joseph (Betty) Guy, Lynn Jackson, Eula Payne, Donald (Denise) Payne, Michael Payne, Lisa Jones, Louis (Linda) Price and a host of others cousins, and friends. Mark will be sorely missed. Service for Mark Latson will be held on Wednesday April 3, 2013 at South Fountain Seventh-Day Adventist Church 536 S. Fountain Springfield, Ohio. Visitation will be 11:00am until time of service which will be at 12 noon with Pastor James Davis Officiating. Mark Latson's family wishes to thank Green Oak Nursing Center for their excellent care and support. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to The Aids Resource Center, 15 South Fourth Street, Dayton, Ohio 45402. Arrangements entrusted to Porter-Qualls-Dunlap Funeral Home.