Charlotte A. Sheffield Funeral Home
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The life of Fletcher Hudson Jr., 40, ended suddenly on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, as a result of a fire at his residence.
Affectionately called "Dude," he was born in New Castle on Aug. 18, 1978, to Marcia and Fletcher Hudson Sr.
He earned an...
Ruth Lee Adams, 77, transitioned into Glory on Dec. 29, 2018, in the company of her loving husband, Melvin Adams.
She was born on Oct. 10, 1941, in Durham, N.C., to Johnny and Lucy Glenn.
She was employed as a home healthcare worker for Lawrence...
Lawrence Jay Cannon, 31, had his life taken away on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in New Castle.
He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Lawrence Williams and Antoinette Cannon on Nov. 19, 1986.
Lawrence was employed as a truck driver. He also...
The Rev. Gary Lee Clark Sr., 65, of New Castle went home to Glory on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at UPMC Presbyterian.
Born in New Castle on Sept. 21, 1953, he was a son of Octavius and Lelia Mae Prayer Clark.
In addition to his parents, he was...
Carrie Jane Conway, 78, of New Castle passed away on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at The Grove in New Castle.
She was born in Perryville, Pennsylvania, on July 9, 1940, to Lawson and Mae NcNany Adams Sr.
She was married to Franklin E. Conway, who...
Rev. Gary Lee Clark, 65, of New Castle passed into Glory on Oct. 7, 2018.
Rev. Clark will lie in state on Friday, Oct. 12, at New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ, 1701 Moravia St., from noon until 7 p.m., at which time there will be a Praise...
Eleanor Taylor Richardson, 85, of 526 Bell Ave., New Castle, was called home by her Lord and savior Jesus Christ on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, surrounded by her loved ones.
Eleanor was affectionately known as "Granny" by most who knew and loved...
Howard Leroy Taylor, 96, of New Castle went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 21, 2018, in Edison Manor.
He was the youngest of nine born in New Castle on Sept. 18, 1921, to the late Charles Edward and Cora Mabel Guy...
There will be a celebration of the life of Curtis Speight at 4 p.m. May 19, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church.
Born Jan. 23, 1938, in Pittsburgh, he was a son of Mildred and Shade Speight. He died Jan. 29, 2018.
Curtis was an all-star running...
Bernadette Rankin, 65, formerly of New Castle, passed away unexpectedly on April 16, 2018, in Atlanta, Ga., from a chronic health condition.
Born on July 19, 1952, in New Castle, she was one of nine children born of the late James and Virginia...
Mary Nell Williams, 93, of New Castle went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Friday, April 6, 2018.
Born in Tuskegee, Alabama, on Sept. 7, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Amos and Essie Moss McKenzie.
When she was a young...
Jordan Rice, 29, of New Castle passed onto glory unexpectedly on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family.
He is survived by his wife, Brittany Rice; his four children Morgan, Symphany, Harmany and Anderson Rice; his...
David Charles Hogans, 81, of New Castle went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018.
He was the son of the late David Benjamin and Josephine Spriggs Hogans. He was born in Altoona, Pa., on May 10,...
Sierra Nicole Madison Clark's vibrant life was taken unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in Sharon, Pa. Born on Dec. 30, 1987, in New Castle, was the daughter of Stacy Currie Clark and Rihium Mohammed.
Sierra was employed as a personal...
Curtis Speight, 80, of Union Township passed away peacefully surrounded by those who loved him on Jan. 29, 2018.
He was the husband of Sallye Jean Speight, father of Dr. Suzette Speight and Steven Speight.
A memorial service will be held at a...
Deacon Alfhonza Brown Sr., 73, of New Castle went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at UPMC Montefiore in Pittsburgh.
Born on June 6, 1944, in Durham, N.C., he was the son of the late Eddie and Lula...
William M. Johnson, 92, of New Castle passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017.
Born on Sept. 7, 1925, in New Castle, he was the first-born of the late William and Lena Thomas Johnson.
After graduating from New Castle High School, William...
Ronald C. Jones, 64, formerly of Jeannette, passed away on May 3, 2017, at his home in Dayton, Ohio.
He was born on Jan. 23, 1953, to Shirley W. Jones of New Castle and the late Elaine Green Ballard.
Ronald had resided in Dayton for 27 years,...
Janet E. Austin, 63, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 30, 2017 in The Grove at New Wilmington.
Janet was born in New Castle on Nov. 18, 1953, to Robert and Jane Johnson Austin.
She was a homemaker, who enjoyed sketching, playing video...
Emily Geravia Wright, 75, of Columbus, Ohio, died on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
Known to most people as Geravia or "Geri," she was born in Beckley, West Virginia, on April 18, 1941, a daughter of Kira Evelyn Walthall and Coleman Cook.
Elizabeth B. Moore, 73, of New Castle passed away peacefully on Feb. 24, 2017, in Allegheny General Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Elizabeth was born on May 26, 1943, in Columbus, Ohio, to Paul and Georgia Blankenship Blanchard....
Elizabeth C. Gunn, 91, of New Castle went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in UPMC Presbyterian, surrounded by her loving family.
Elizabeth was born on Feb. 28, 1925, in New Castle to John William and...
Naomi B. Brown, 88, of New Castle went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Evergreen Nursing Center.
Naomi was born on April 29, 1928, in New Castle to Aubrey Sr. and M. Phenola Carter Taylor.
David Andrew Talley, 29, was born May 12, 1987 in Youngstown, Ohio, to Donald Talley and the late Brenda Johnson-Talley. He passed away at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman, Ohio, on December 5, 2016.
David was one of six children. He enjoyed...
Lucethria G. Brooks Walden, formerly of New Castle, PA peacefully went to be with the Lord Tuesday August 23, 2016 after an extended illness at her residence in Manassas, Virginia. A 1984 graduate of Lawrence County Vocational Technical School,...