|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1921|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 1994|
GEORGE A. BLACK
Services for George A. Black, 72, of Mesa will be 9 a.m. Wednesday at Beth Haven Baptist Church, 1315 N. Greenfield Road, Gilbert.
He died Friday, July 29, 1994 in Mesa. Mr. Black, a preschool owner and operator, was born in Xenia, Ohio.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; daughters, Kathie Nelson and Virginia Mohler; brothers, Robert and William and five grandchildren.
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Chapel of Prayer Funeral Home, 108 N. 56th St., Mesa. Memorial: Beth Haven Baptist Church, 1315 N. Greenfield Road, Gilbert, Arizona 85234.
-Mesa Tribune, B2, July 31, 1994, transcribed by Rhonda Holton
George A. Black, 72, a retired business owner, died July 29, 1994. He was born in Ohio.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; daughters, Virginia Mohler and Kathie Nelson; brothers, William L. and Robert W. and five grandchildren.
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, 7924 N. 29th Avenue, Glendale. Services 9 a.m. Wednesday, Beth Haven Baptist Church, 1315 N. Greenfield Road, Gilbert, Arizona 85234. Contributions to the church.
Arizona Republic, B8 July 31, 1994, transcribed by Rhonda Holton
Anniversary Fete Preceded Move..
Newcomers to Tempe, Mr. and Mrs. George Black , celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary prior to leaving their former hometown of Thornville, Ohio, to make the trek to Arizona.
The Blacks took up permanent residence here at 2150 East Palmcroft Drive as of September 1, after arriving in the Valley of the Sun on August 20. Mrs. Black, who has been with State Farm Insurance Companies for the past 10 years, will be working in the new State Farm Sundland office in Tempe.
Mr. Black was formerly employed with Rockwell Standard Corp. in Ohio.
The couple were feted at a dinner in their honor in Thornville on August 18. They were married August 18, 1946 in Newark, Ohio.
Austin Jerome Black (1891 - 1966)
Olive V. Larrick Black (1896 - 1980)
Mary Lou Stidham Black (1927 - 2004)*
Edwin L. Black (1917 - 1933)*
George A. Black (1921 - 1994)
Mazie Virginia Black Cooksey (1926 - 1983)*
William Larrick Black (1927 - 2010)*
City of Mesa Cemetery
Created by: Rhonda
Record added: Jul 12, 2009
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