News Death Notice

STARKS, Miss Mary H. age 90, was born to Howard and Charlotte Starks of Dayton Ohio on September 28, 1923. She accepted the Lord as her personal Savior at an early age. Mary resided in New Bern, NC with her devoted nieces, Teresa and Jayna Ellis. While living in New Bern she was a member of Dayspring Ministries and a member of the Senior Citizen's Center of New Bern. Mary departed this life on Saturday March 1, 2014. Mary was preceded in death by her father, Howard Starks; mother, Charlotte Starks; brother, Granville Walton; and sisters: Alma Mitchell and Salithiel Williams. She leaves to cherish her memory five (5) generations, including: nephew, Lewis (Jane) Ellis; nieces: Harriet Parker, Charlotte (Duane) Rucker; special grand-niece, Teresa Ellis and great-niece, Jayna Ellis; special friend, Mr. Charlie Natalello; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, March 10, 2014 at The Potter's House Dayton, 2050 Germantown St., Dayton, OH 45417, where visitation will begin at 10:00 am. Burial to follow at Greencastle Cemetery. Arrangements by Newcomer Funeral Home, 4104 Needmore Road. To send a special message to the family, please visit

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 9, 2014