Obituaries for Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home Obituary for Elise LeathElise “Ace” Leath Age 94 of the Hill District, passed away peacefully on Sept. 29, 2014. Daughter of the late Curry and Cornelia Carter; Mother of Maxine Leath, Kenneth R. Leath (Lauren) and the late Cornelia “Connie” Leath; sister of the late Henry Carter, Theodore (Doc) Carter, Callie Brown, Leola Shipman, Julia Woods, Emma Hester, Alice McBroom, Martha Pinnix, Odessa Chrisp and Haley Chrisp; Grandmother of Brenda Murphy and Olivia C. Leath also survived by a host of a nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation on Thursday, October 2, 2014, 2014 from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Homegoing Service on Friday, October 3, 2014 in the Hillcrest Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2340 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 at 11am. Interment Allegheny Cemetery.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=07c4343830Obituary for Marshall A. Hall Jr.Marshall A. Jr. “Bumper” Hall A United States Air Force Veteran age 61 of Pittsburgh passed away on September 25, 2014. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 12pm Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 visitation prior to the service starting at 10am. Interment with military honors National Cemetery of the Alleghenies www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=a2d1343664Obituary for Gloria McClendonMcClendon Gloria Ann (Leake) Age 73 of Hazelwood retired Educator for the Pgh Public Schools passed away peacefully on September 20, 2014. Mother of Darcel Mcclendon Robinson (Ronald), and the late Deborah Leake Harris (surviving Robert) and Rhonda May(surviving Donald) Sister of Jean Leake also survived by longtime companion Rufus Jackson and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren a nephew, many cousin and friends Visitation will be held on Thursday 4 - 8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 11amhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=2acf343060Obituary for Rosie B. Clancy Rosie B. Clancy Age 82 of the Hill District, passed away peacefully on Sept. 17, 2014. Wife of the late Jerry Clancy, Sr.; Mother of Barbara Smith (Malachi), Jerry Clancy, Jr. (Antonette), Sam Clancy, Sr. (Terri), Kim Clancy, Michelle Oliver (Price); Sister of Otha Tillman, Cornelia Williams, Anna Byrd, Vera Threet and James Williams and the late Roosevelt Williams, Eva Harris, Lee Williams, Ernest Williams, Albert Williams, Rosetta Williams; Grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 11. Also survived by a host of a nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Family will receive friends for Visitation on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 from 2-8pm in the Hillcrest Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2340 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where the Homegoing Service will be held on Tuesday, Sept 23, 2014 at 11am. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3f19342747Obituary for Gerald L. "Jerry" Brown Gerald L. “Jerry” Brown U.S. Marine Vietnam Veteran, age 67 of Pittsburgh passed away on September 16, 2014. Son of Joseph Lawrence Sr. and the late Dorothy Brown; Father of Denise L. Hunt, Tamara Allen (Shawn) and the late Satara Reddish; Brother of Ronald Brown, Joseph Lawrence Jr., Todd Lawrence, Keith Lawrence, Sabrina “Tammy” Lawrence, and the late Albert Brown; and one particular uncle who was like a brother to him Jerome Bryant, also survived by six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral Service of Remembrance will be held Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends for visitation prior to the service from 3pm until time of Service at 7pm. Send condolences www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ff58342769Obituary for James Fitzgerald Jr.James Fitzgerald Jr Age 73 of the Hill District Passed away on September14, 2014. Visitation on Friday from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Funeral Service will be held on Saturday 11am in the Wesley Center AME Zion Church 2701 Centre Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Interment Allegheny Cemetery.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=e51a342349Obituary for Julia BurleyJulia Burley Age 93 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on September 13, 2014. Democratic Committee Woman for over 60 years. Wife of the late Charley Burley; Mother of Angeline Burley and the late Charles and David Burley; Sister of Barbara, Lillian, Gloria and Leon and the late Kenneth and Blanche; Grandmother of Thea Steave and Sherra Burley also survived by three great-grandchildren and host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 5pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the Service from 4pm to 5pm. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=2d21342585Obituary for Norma Jean SimsNorma Jean Sims Age 72 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on September 10, 2014. Daughter the late Ed and Essie Mae Sims; Mother of Edna Sims and Daniel “David” Sims; Sister Mamie Powell, Eva Pearl Jones (Billy), Alma Lewis, Katherine Sims, JD Sims (Doris) late Lonnie Sims and Joseph Sims, grandmother of seven and great-grandmother two also survived by of and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Visitation on Monday, Sept. 15th from 4 - 8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh.PA 15219. Funeral Service on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 at 11am in the Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church 6111 Rodman St. Pgh, PA 15206. Interment Allegheny Cemetery http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=8d0d342106Obituary for Lorena AdamsLorena Adams Age 84 of Pgh. passed away peacefully on September 3, 2014. “Teeny” our mother, grandmother, aunt, beloved family member and friend to many, departed life on earth for Eternal rest. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her twin brother Lorenzo “Edward” Adams, her brothers Emmitt Adams, Baxter Adams and her sisters Thelma Adams Clark and Mable Johnson. “Teeny” leaves to mourn her passing and to cherish her memory, her sons George Adams, Larry Adams(Gloria), Lorenzo Adams, her sister MaryLee Seay, eleven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, eleven great great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 12pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 visitation prior to the service from 10am until time of service at 12pm. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=06ab341476Obituary for Ruth WrightRuth Wright Age 80 of Oakland passed away peacefully on September 3, 2014. Beloved mother Sister and friend to many. Arrangements and Services Private. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=71f4341569