Mae Bess Wright, the wife of Robert Wright and mother of Jerome Wright passed away September 28. Her funeral was Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at noon, Rosary at 11:30. Please pray for the family of Mrs. Wright.
Sullivan Young (1939 - 2020) was funeralized September 24. We pray for the repose of his soul and ask God to comfort his family and friends.
The brother of Nevada Gates died recently. Please pray for Ms. Gates, her friends and family and for the repose of the soul of Mr. Glenn Worsham.
Belated condolences to Mrs. Elizabeth Stewart. Her brother Mr. Vernell Jackson died in May of this year.
Please give Elizabeth your condolences and add her family to your prayers.
Claudia Jackson, sister-in-law to Mrs Bertha Gilmore and Auntie to Raymond Jackson transitioned yesterday peacefully in her sleep. Please pray for the eternal repose of her gentle soul. Please offer Masses for her. Pray also for God's consolation for Mrs Gilmore and family.
Thelma Walton, our dear Sister in the Lord, transitioned to the life beyond. She was the mother of Billy Walton, a sister to Emma Pickett Williams, a relative of Mrs. Tuesday Hudson, and aunt to Thomas, Stephanie and Rhonda Williams. May the soul of Thelma and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Please lift her up to the Lord continually. The funeral Mass and the rosary were held at St Augustine.
Mrs. Audrey Allen went home to Eternal Glory July 5. The Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, July 10 at St. Augustine. Please keep her family and all the souls of the dearly departed in your prayers.
Mrs. Emma Williams passed away June 28. The funeral services were held at St. Augustine Catholic Church on Monday, July 6, 2020. Please uplift Mrs. Williams and her family.
Ms Yvonne Lomax Bradford, niece of Hildred Lomax, passed June 6. Please keep her family and all the souls of the dearly departed in your prayers.
Parishioner David Wright entered into eternal rest on May 19. Please keep the Wright family and all the souls of the dearly departed in your prayers.
Parishioner Carolyn Shaw passed away on Holy Thursday, April 9. Please keep Ms Shaw and her family in your prayers.
Mr. Timothy Alexander, brother of our parishioner Mrs. Susie Swift, died on Saturday, April 4, 2020.
Mr. Alexander will be taken to Louisiana for the memorial. Please add him and Mrs. Swift in your prayers.
The funeral Mass was held for Dr. William H. Sweet on Friday, April 3. Please keep Dr. Sweet and his family lifted up in prayer.
Dr. Lenard Wells passed away Mar 21 in Milwaukee, WI. Please keep his wife Coreen and family in our prayers.
God's servant, Rev. Chester Smith, SVD, co-founder of the Bowman Francis Ministry in Indianapolis, IN and the National Black Catholic Men's Conference went home to be with the Lord. Father Chester, who frequently celebrated Mass here at St. Augustine over the years, transitioned on Wednesday, April 8.
He fought the good fight, he completed his course, he kept the faith.
Go brother and enjoy your eternal reward.
All are requested to continue to uplift him and his family.
The Fr. Chester Smith SVD Virtual Memorial Celebration can be viewed here