Obituaries for Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home Obituary for Doris O. AtkinsDoris O. “Dot” Atkins Age 88 of Oakland passed away peacefully on August 29, 2014. Wife of the late Joseph O. Atkins; Mother of Patricia Atkins Peay, Deborah Atkins, and the late Jacqueline Atkins; Sister of the late John D. Johnson, Selma Daniels and Dolores Allen grandmother of five, great-grandmother of three also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 12pm in the Friendship Community Presbyterian Church 181 Robinson St. Pgh, PA 15213 Visitation prior to the service from 10am until time of service at 12pm. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=51c1340952Obituary for Florene E. (Collington) DreightonFlorene E. (Collington) “Flo” Dreighton Age 77 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on August 26, 2014. Wife of the late Robert Dreighton, Mother of Donnella (John) Drewery, Ronnie (Jackie) Collington, and Stella Dreighton, Grandmother of Donte’, David, Daniel, Ronesha, Tarah, Destinee and Radayah also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 12pm in the Central Baptist Church 2200 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Visitation prior to the service from 9am until time of service at 11pm. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.comhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=d18b340806Obituary for Marcellus Joseph Daniel SnyderMarcellus Joseph Daniel “Sonny” Snyder Age 83 of Pittsburgh passed away peacefully on August 23, 2014. Father of Glenn (Karen) Snyder, and the late Brenda Snyder; Lifelong companion of Shirley Snyder; Brother of Odessa Kane, Mary, Eugene and James Snyder and the late Anna Mae, Stella, Antoinette, Edward, Harry, Thomas and John Snyder; Grandfather of Marla, Kenisha, Derrick, Tiffany and Glenn Jr also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held on Friday 4 - 8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11am. Interment Restland Cemeteryhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=b0dd340446Obituary for Mary A. Thomas-YoungMary Alice Thomas Young Age 87 of Wilkinsburg, PA passed away peacefully on August 18, 2014. wife of the late Roosevelt Thomas Sr. and Willie James Young; Mother of Roosevelt P. Thomas Jr.(Cairlyne) of Chantilly, VA, Aisha Atkinson of Las Vegas, NV, Marilyn (Akil) Henderson, Michael and Khalid Thomas (Sara) and the late Scott R. Thomas (surviving Martha); Grandmother of 19 and Great-grandmother of 24; Sister of Myrtle Powers (Jeremiah) and the late Harry and James McCray also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11am in the St. James Catholic Church 718 Franklin Ave. Pgh. PA 15221. Interment Allegheny Cemeteryhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=a931339907Obituary for Marietta ScottMarietta Scott Age 67 of the Hill District, passed away peacefully on August 15, 2014. Mother of Alicia Scott; grandmother of Carla Rae, Carlos and Saevon; sister of Bonita Burch and the late Roosevelt Burch. Visitation Wednesday from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be held on Thursday at 11am. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=20d0339637Obituary for James ReidJames Reid Age 87 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on August 12, 2014. Visitation on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 from 10am until 12pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be start immediately following viewing at 12noon Interment Greenwood Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=4ac7339554Obituary for Percy Hampton Jr.Hampton Percy Jr. “BB” Age 59 of the Hill District, passed away peacefully on August 12, 2014. Survived by loving spouse Cathy, sons Percy III, Dakar and Ayers, grandson Ayers Jr.; siblings Annette, Eloise, Loretta and Joyce; father Percy Sr. and host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation Monday from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday at 10am. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=e722339557Obituary for Min. Grace Elizabeth LeeLee Grace E. “PeeWee” Lee Age 64 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on August 10, 2014. Wife of the late James Clarence Lee, Daughter of the late Katherine Kendrick; devoted companion of Isaac Johnson; mother of James Lee, Demetria Lee, William Lee, Jamaica Lee Joseph Lee and Donte’ Anger; stepmother of Tamara Prince; Sister of Merle Kendrick, Tina Parks, Darryl Kendrick, Renee Kendrick Anthony Parks, and Tonya Kendrick and the late Cheryl Lawson, Douglas Kendrick and DeCarlos Kendrick; also survived by a 30 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends Visitation on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 from 4-8pm Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 at 11am Good Samaritan Baptist Church 2500 Webster Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3f22339255Obituary for Michelle Coles "Mitzi" ThompsonMichelle (Coles) “Mitzi” Thompson Age 61 of Arlington passed away on August 6, 2014. Daughter of the late Irvin Davis and Catherine Coles and her adoptive parents her Aunt and Uncle Tillie and William H. Butler; Mother of Gregory (Nicole) Coles; grandmother of TaShayla, Cathryn, Leah, and Keenan; great-grandmother of Anthony and Anastasia; sister of Ronald (Myra) Davis, Irvin Davis Jr. and Juanita (Jeff) Somerville and the late James and William Butler (Lynn), and Raymond Davis also survived by a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends Visitation on Thurs. Aug. 14, 2014 from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 where Funeral Service will be held on Fri. Aug 15, 2014 at 11am.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3f46339113Obituary for Vera Davis HillVera Davis Hill It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of our loving mother who passed away on August 5, 2014 surrounded by her family. Daughter of the late D.L. and Della Douglas, wife of the late Robert Hill and her first husband Leandrew Davis; Mother of Marcia Martin, Pat Cox, (Jeremah), Len Davis , Valerie Pollard and the late Leonard Davis; proud grammy of 11 grand and 5 great-grandchildren; Graduate of the Univ. of Pgh. Retired Educator of the Pgh Public Schools and Grand Matron of the Order of Eastern Star. Friends will be received from 9:30am until 11am on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at the Mt. Ararat Baptist Church 271 Paulson Ave. Pgh, PA 15206, until time of Funeral Service at 11am. Family suggests contributions to Family Hospice and Palliative Care 50 Moffett St. Pgh, PA 15243. Interment Allegheny Cemetery http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=48bb338682