Name: Williams, Mozelle
Date: May 25 1969
Source: Plain Dealer; Cleveland, Ohio Public Library Necrology File, Reel #167.
Notes: Williams. Mozelle Williams, 1378 E. 80th, beloved mother of Patricia Sowell, Charles, III, Shirley and Gwendolyn, sister of Thomas and Andrew White, daughter of Thomas.
Funeral services Tuesday 1 p.m. at St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church. Family will receive friends, Monday at The House of Wills 7 To 9 P.M.
Name: Sowell, Willie (William)
Date: Jan 25 1969
Source: Call and Post; Cleveland, Ohio Necrology File, Reel #157.
Notes: Call And Post. 1212 Hayden Ave. d. Dec. 29, 1968. b. Nov. 3, 1934.
Name: Sowell, Will B.
Date: Aug 13 1969
Source: Plain Dealer; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #157.
Notes: Sowell. Will B. Sowell of Harrison Ct., beloved husband of Doreatha, father of Mrs. Barbara Porter of Cleveland, Ohio, Mrs. Lona B. White of Dayton, Ohio, grandfather of William J. Sowell, brother of Fertie, Mabel Horton of Nashville, Tenn., and Julie Mae Stinnet of Athens, Alabama.
Family will receive friends Thursday From 7-9 P.M. at A. Gibbs Funeral Home, 11313 Kinsman Ave., where funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday.
Interment Highland View Cemetery.
Name: Sowell, Velma Mrs.
Date: Jun 7 1971
Source: Cleveland Press; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #157.
Notes: Mrs. Velma Sowell died Wednesday in St. Alexis Hospital. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the H. M. Martin Funeral Home, 3856 E. 131st St. Friends may call there from 8 to 9 tonight. She and Thomas Edward Sowell were married in 1958. She had taught in the Cleveland public school system from 1957 to 1967. She then moved to Central Square, N.Y., where she was coordinator of remedial reading in the public schools. Her health failed and she returned to Cleveland.
Name: Jackson, Grady
Date: Mar 12 1956
Source: Plain Dealer; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #120.
Notes: The Clevelander killed was Grady Jackson, 7802 Colfax Road S.E.
Jackson, his wife, Para, and their friend, Ollie Sowell, 48, of Columbus, Ohio were riding together in a car bound southwest on Route 42. It collided with an approaching car, driven by Howard J. Hetzler, 27, of Greenfield, Ohio, on a curve nine miles south of Mansfield, Ohio. Jackson and Sowell were killed instantly, Mrs. Jackson was taken to Mansfield General Hospital with possible skull and rib fractures and cuts. Hetzler and his passenger, Edna Elliott, 34, also of Greenfield, were taken to Morrow County Hospital in Mount Gilead. They received a broken jaw and lacerations, and a fractured leg and broken ribs, respectively.
Name: Glass, Charles Booker
Date: Mar 26 1967
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #112.
Notes: Glass. Charles Booker Glass, 10617 Les Ave., husband of Margie, father of Kathryn Spencer and Charlotte Callahan, brother of Mrs. Willie Ross and Mrs. Louise Teague, both of Atlanta, Georgia, grandfather of eight, great-grandfather of seven, uncle of Velma Sowell.
Friends may call at Wilson's Funeral Home, 10913 Superior Ave. Services Monday, 1 p.m. St. James A.M.E. Church, Interment Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.