Obituaries

Gloria Whisenhunt
B: 1944-09-13
D: 2017-12-08
View Details
Whisenhunt, Gloria
Raymond McClorine
B: 1955-02-27
D: 2017-12-07
View Details
McClorine, Raymond
Thomas Walker
B: 1931-06-07
D: 2017-12-05
View Details
Walker, Thomas
Tyrone Armstrong
B: 1999-04-05
D: 2017-12-05
View Details
Armstrong, Tyrone
Stephen Sims
B: 1942-12-16
D: 2017-12-04
View Details
Sims, Stephen
Oliver Arnold
B: 1937-10-24
D: 2017-12-03
View Details
Arnold, Oliver
Montro Parker
B: 1967-07-03
D: 2017-12-03
View Details
Parker, Montro
William Garcia
B: 1928-09-11
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Garcia, William
Jerome Willis
B: 1953-10-20
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Willis, Jerome
John Jones
B: 1950-07-21
D: 2017-12-02
View Details
Jones, John
Gloria Morris
B: 1942-11-14
D: 2017-12-01
View Details
Morris, Gloria
Jovontai Highsmith
B: 2010-01-23
D: 2017-12-01
View Details
Highsmith, Jovontai
Andrew Neese
B: 1948-11-23
D: 2017-11-30
View Details
Neese, Andrew
Sandra Moody
B: 1962-01-22
D: 2017-11-30
View Details
Moody, Sandra
James Green
B: 1946-08-01
D: 2017-11-27
View Details
Green, James
Gregory Darnell
B: 1955-08-05
D: 2017-11-27
View Details
Darnell, Gregory
Otha Anderson
B: 1926-06-17
D: 2017-11-25
View Details
Anderson, Otha
Phillip Thomas
B: 1965-12-09
D: 2017-11-24
View Details
Thomas, Phillip
Andrew Washington
B: 1931-05-30
D: 2017-11-22
View Details
Washington, Andrew
Odessa Lee
B: 1923-08-09
D: 2017-11-22
View Details
Lee, Odessa
Feisal Crumby
B: 1935-04-10
D: 2017-11-21
View Details
Crumby, Feisal

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2550 Nebraska Avenue
TOLEDO, OH 43607
Phone: (419) 534-2550
Fax: (419) 534-2570
James Majors
In Memory of
James Otis Majors
1934 - 2017
Memorial Candle Tribute From
The House of Day Funeral Service, Inc.
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
WILLA MAJORS ROGERS JOHNSON
"JIM, YOU WILL ALWAYS BE IN MY HEART. THANK YOU FOR COMING TO ME TO LET ME KNOW Y"
View full message >>>

Obituary for James Majors

James Majors
JAMES “Jim” OTIS MAJORS
March 11, 1934 – August 1, 2017

James O. Majors age 83 made his transition from this life to his heavenly home on August 1, 2017 while residing at Parkcliffe Community Assisted Living.
James “Jim” Otis Majors was born in the “hollers” of Gallagher, West Virginia to Robert H. and Edwina Carter Majors and was the eighth of nine children.
Jim attended public school in West Virginia graduating from the Booker T. Washington High School of London, West Virginia in 1951. After graduating he moved to Washington, D. C. to live with his sister Willa. There he attended DC Teacher College where he pledged to the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.
Jim confessed his faith in Christ at an early age and was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Gallagher, West M Virginia. After moving to Toledo Jim joined the St. Mark Baptist Church under the leadership of his beloved Pastor and friend the Rev. I. J. Johnson. Jim was an active member of the church but his most cherished position was as Chairman of the Deacon board for fifty years.
Jim earned an honorable discharged from the U. S. Army and was an active member during the Korean Conflict. After his discharge he moved his family to Toledo where he continued his education, earning an Associate Degree from Davis Business College. Jim worked various jobs to support his family prior to his retirement from his favorite employment as Clerk, with the Domestic Relation Court. Jim was the life of most gatherings and he was a pleasure to be around. He was well loved by family and friends.
Jim is survived by his loving wife of 45 years Joyce Majors, who has been his loving caregiver through his long illness, along with his daughter Erotida White, sons Clifford (Marilyn) Majors and Stephen (Regina) Majors, granddaughter Shelby Majors; Chimere Isaac grandsons Shannon (Heather) White, Clifford (CJ)Majors, Jr. and Stephen Majors, Jr.; Lamarr Isaac,Sr., Ronald Jr. and J. Bobby Collins, sister Willa Majors Johnson of Waldorf, MD, brother Louis “Candyman” (Christine) Majors of South Holland, IL; sister-in-law Barbara Macklin; seventeen great grandchildren, eleven nephews, eight nieces, along with a host of great and great great nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Jim was preceded in death by his father and mother, two brothers, O. Harvey Majors and Robert D. Majors, four sisters Elaine Majors Upperdite, Norma Majors Taylor, Agnes Majors Miller, Marie C. Majors May.
The family wishes to thank the caregivers and nurses at Parkcliffe Community for their care of Jim during his stay. We also thank his ProMedica Hospice Team for their care.
Visitation will be on Friday, August 11. 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Wake service will be at 11:00 am. Saturday, August 12, 2017 followed by Funeral service at 12:00 pm all at the St. Mark Baptist Church, 2340 N. Holland Sylvania road. Eulogy by Rev. I. J. Johnson, Rev. C. L. Johnson officiating.
Order Flowers