Obituaries for Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home Obituary 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=5594348930Obituary for Charles W. Davis Charles W. “Chuck” Davis Age 89 of Pgh Passed away on November 19, 2014. Beloved Husband of Alline Davis; Father of Sarah M. Francis , Janet Mays, Ronald Mays, Darryl Mays (Thomasina) and the late Algenia Williams all of Pgh; Brother of the late William J. Davis also survived by six grandchildren, ten great and one great-great grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends; Visitation on Tuesday from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday 11am in the Trinity AME Church 2700 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Interment Allegheny Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=7b99348576Obituary for Gerald Thomas Bowman Gerald Thomas Bowman Age 62 of Penn Hills formerly of Clairton, PA. Retired Educator of the Pittsburgh Public School District and Elder of his church passed away suddenly on November 15, 2014. Son of the late Geneva and Willie Bowman; Loving Husband of Marsha H. Bowman; Father of Twila Bowman and Michael Bowman; Step-Father of Darah King-Jones (Wallace) and Ronald A. King, Jr.(Myneesha); Brother of Benjamin Bowman, Mary Ella Davis, Willie Bowman, Jr.(Sheila), Nana Lee Howard, Dolores Bowman, Geraldine Bowman and Willa East; Grandfather of eight also survived by God-Daughter Olivia Bowman and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation on Friday from 5- 8pm at the Allegheny Center Alliance Church 250 East Ohio Street Pgh., PA 15212 where Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11am. Interment Allegheny Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ef4a348272Obituary for Riva F. Gee Riva F. Gee Age 58 of the Hill District passed away unexpectedly on November 8, 2014. Daughter of the late Peggy and John W. Freeman; Wife of Harold D. Gee; Mother of Yolanda R, Gee, Harold B. Gee (Mandy) and Kevin M. Gee (Brooke); Sister of Delphine Green, Maria T. Johnson, Jon W. Freeman and Kim S. Diggs; Grandmother of Malik, Mariah, Alaena and Daemien also survived by a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11am in the Calvary Baptist Church 2629 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. www.jonesfuneralhomeinc.com http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=b7bd347546Obituary for Odessa EatonOdessa Eaton Age 96 of the Penn Hills formerly of the Hill District passed away peacefully on November 3, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Charles Calvin Eaton; Mother of Cardell Eaton (Carol), James Eaton (Zandra), Mary Frances Eaton-Duncan, and the late Betty Ann Eaton Anderson; Sister of Jewel Whitaker, Mable Sims, Howard Thornton (Francis), John Thornton(Edith) and Alfred Thornton(Salista) and late Coza Fannin, Ardell Burton, Irene Whatley, Noble Thornton, TJ Thornton and Susie Scott, survived by 7 grand, 10 great-grand and 1 great-great grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation 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 Homewood Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=50fc347061Obituary for Vivian L. Simonton Vivian L. (Vaughn)Simonton Age 82 of the Hill District passed away suddenly on November 2, 2014. Wife of the late William J. Simonton Jr. father of William Simonton III, (Linda) Sister of Connie and Paul Vaughn and the late Bernice “Tit” Bell, Beatrice, Edward, Donald and Wilbur “Teddy” Vaughn; Grandmother of James and Carlin Simonton; Long time companion of Jose Williamson also survived by a host nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. where Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11am. Interment Allegheny Cemetery. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c82a347062Obituary for Arnetta JeterArnetta (Holmes) “Gaygo” Jeter age 94 of Decatur, GA, formally of Pittsburgh, PA passed peacefully on Nov. 1, 2014. Wife of the late Calvin Jeter; mother of Eugene (Vicki), Arlene (Leonard), Stephanie and Beverly of Georgia, and the late Ronald; sister of the late Mary Banks; aunt of Virginia, Marian of Germany, Joyce, and Juanita and the late Richard. She is also survived by a host of loving grand and great grandchildren. She was a social worker by trade and an angel by heart. Her family was never defined or limited by bloodlines. She will be missed by many. Visitation will be held on Monday 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Funeral Service on Tuesday at 11am in the Macedonia Baptist Church 2225 Bedford Ave. Pgh., PA 15219.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c98e347060Obituary for Randolph D. Miller Randolph D. Miller Jr. Age 83 of Pittsburgh Passed away on October 30, 2014. Visitation on Thursday from 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219. Funeral Service Friday at 11am in the Macedonia Baptist Church 2225 Bedford Ave. Pgh., PA 15219. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=eca9346907Obituary for Bonita Elizabeth SmithBonita Elizabeth Smith Age 50 of the Hill District Passed away on October 29, 2014. Daughter of the Laverne Smith and the late Cornelius R. Little; mother of Tisha, Avery, Antonuan and Brandon Smith ; Sister of Gary, Cornelius, Michael, Leatha, Antionette (John), Darnell, Eric and Tamika; Grandmother of A’nnyah, Cai Anari, Ayonna, Antonuan Jr., Cierra, Avery and Amya; also survived by a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held on Monday 4-8pm in the Samuel J. Jones Funeral Home 2644 Wylie Ave. Pgh, PA 15219 Funeral Service on Tuesday at 11am in the Macedonia Baptist Church 2225 Bedford Ave. Pgh., PA 15219.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c412346646Obituary for Ethel Lee PetersonEthel Lee (Layne)Peterson Age 93 of the Hill District, Passed away on October 25, 2014. Wife of the late Charles Peterson.; Mother of Robert, Dolores, Paul, Carlos and the late Barbara, Margaret, Shirley, and Charles; Sister of the late James, Roy, Clifford, Edith and Esther also survived by 31 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 12noon 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 12noon. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=744a346423