Hattie Patrick
B: 1936-12-31
D: 2016-10-01
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Patrick, Hattie
Casey Jones
B: 1951-05-12
D: 2016-09-26
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Jones, Casey
Adolph Cook
B: 1928-08-18
D: 2016-09-25
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Cook, Adolph
Nettie Johnson
B: 1930-01-02
D: 2016-09-17
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Johnson, Nettie
Jimmy McNeal, Jr.
B: 1943-11-26
D: 2016-09-16
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McNeal, Jr., Jimmy
Ruth Waters
B: 1945-12-18
D: 2016-09-15
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Waters, Ruth
Lynnette Thomas
B: 1951-09-11
D: 2016-09-10
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Thomas, Lynnette
James Dumas
B: 1928-11-08
D: 2016-09-06
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Dumas, James
Liza Lyon
B: 1923-02-24
D: 2016-08-17
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Lyon, Liza
Bernice Wilson
B: 1935-01-01
D: 2016-08-16
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Wilson, Bernice
Ardie Shaw
B: 1920-04-14
D: 2016-08-09
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Shaw, Ardie
Patricia Watson
B: 1950-12-29
D: 2016-08-02
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Watson, Patricia
James Eaddy
B: 1928-09-14
D: 2016-07-28
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Eaddy, James
John Russell
B: 1964-10-12
D: 2016-07-27
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Russell, John
Louis Matthews
B: 1948-12-07
D: 2016-07-19
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Matthews, Louis
Ruth Henderson
B: 1937-12-18
D: 2016-07-14
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Henderson, Ruth
Lester Jackson, Jr.
B: 1963-04-06
D: 2016-07-13
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Jackson, Jr., Lester
Beatrice Jones
B: 1924-01-14
D: 2016-07-03
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Jones, Beatrice
Diane Henderson
B: 1956-01-19
D: 2016-07-01
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Henderson, Diane
Carolyn Henriques
B: 1938-12-07
D: 2016-07-01
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Henriques, Carolyn
Joyce Hamilton
B: 1932-08-25
D: 2016-06-29
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Hamilton, Joyce


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1865 Eastern Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Phone: 616-241-5665
Fax: 616-241-5247
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