Obituaries for Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home Obituary for Elizabeth J EthridgeEthridge Elizabeth J. Age 97of Pittsburgh passed away peacefully on December 13, 2014. Wife of the late Grady Ethridge; Mother of Estella E. Alston; She is also survived by one sister Elsie Henderson; Three Grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, her church family and many friends. Visitation on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 from 2-6pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service Monday, Dec. 22, 2014 at 11am in the Macedonia Baptist Church 2225 Bedford Ave. Pgh., PA 15219. Interment Allegheny Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=29a6350596Obituary for Arlene Brooks Arlene Celestine “Big A” Brooks Age 78 of Hill District departed this life on December 8, 2014. Visitation on Friday, Dec.12 2014 from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 at 11am in the New Pilgrim Baptist Church 72 Miller St. Pgh, PA 15219. Interment Restland Cemetery http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=2a51350091Obituary for Sandra D. Washington Sandra D. Washington Age 59 of Pittsburgh passed away peacefully on December 7, 2014. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Monday, December 15, 2014 at 12pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the Service from 11am - 12pm. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=6167350228Obituary for Toya Lynn Cox Toya Lynn Cox Age 52 of Pgh. passed away peacefully on December 6, 2014. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 11am Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 visitation prior to the service starting at 9am until time of service at 11am www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=7ef9350209Obituary for Dorothy M. KiddDorothy M. (Bridges) Kidd Age 83 of Pgh, formerly of NY and MI passed away peacefully on December 3, 2014. Daughter of the late Irving Bridges and Anne Brookes; Wife of Jesse Kidd Jr; Mother of Deborah, Demetra and Mark; Sister of Patricia and Lori; also survived by a five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation on Tuesday, from 4 - 8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service Wednesday at 11am Calvary Baptist Church 2629 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Interment National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=e9b1349787Obituary for Dorothy BlackwellAge 87 of the Hill District Passed away peacefully on December 3, 2014. Wife of the late Harold Blackwell; Mother of Michael Blackwell (LaTeresa), Jonathan Blackwell (Sharon), Alyce Blackwell, Harolynne Blackwell, Thomas Blackwell (Denise) and Walter Stanford Blackwell (surviving Suzette); Sister of Audrey Lane, Kevin Eatmon and the late Dolores Holiday and Donald Eatmon; Grandmother of 19 and great-grandmother 37 and great-great-grandmother of 7 also survived by Aunt Jean Singha and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, her church family and many friends. Visitation on Sunday from 2-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service Monday at 11am in the Good Samaritan Baptist Church 2500 Webster Ave. Pgh., PA 15219. Interment Allegheny Cemetery.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=27f4349869Obituary for Gladys Taylor Gladys (Bracey) “Grams” Taylor Age 87of the Hill District passed away peacefully on December 1, 2014. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Friday, December 5, 2014 at 12pm in the Bethel AME Church 2720 Webster Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the Service from 11am - 12pm. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=e10f349541Obituary for Catherine C. Harris Catherine C. “Mama” Harris Age 84 of Pittsburgh passed away peacefully on Nov. 30, 2014. Wife of William E. Harris Sr.; mother of Pauline, William E. Jr., Robert (the late Deborah), Marie, Cynthia, Kimberley, Maurice, Catherine “Cat”, Timothy, Gerald, and the late Deborah, Anthony (surviving Janet), and Kenneth; Sister of Jean, and the late Gerald and Doree; Grandmother of 34 also survived by a host of great-and great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Visitation on Thursday from 4-8pm in the in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service on Friday at 11am in the Macedonia Baptist Church 2225 Bedford Ave. Pgh, Pa 15219. Interment Greenwood Cemetery http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ddc5349413Obituary for Mary J. KingMary Jewell “MaryJo” King Age 79 of the Hill District passed away peacefully on November 26, 2014. Mother of Lorraine, James, Edward, Renee, Sherry, Allen, Tony, Donald, Ellis and the late Loretta; also survived 4 brothers, 3 sisters, 83 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation on Wednesday, 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. Interment Union Cemetery, Arnold, PAhttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ddd5349416Obituary for Brenda J. Collins Brenda J. (Patterson)Collins Age 71 of Pittsburgh passed away unexpectedly on November 23, 2014. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 12pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the Service from 11am - 12pm. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=5594348930