MARABLE, Willie O. Age 84 went home on Sunday, July 8,2012 in Dayton,OH.
A native of Athens, Georgia, he was baptized at an early age at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Athens.
He proudly served in the US Army from 1946 to 1947.
He was a lifetime member of the William B.Pollard # 456 Elks Lodge and served as Chaplin.
He owned several babershops in Middletown, Ohio over a span of 47 years.
Mr. Marable was preceded in death by his parents, Otis and Susie Marable, daughter, Sonja, son, Michael and two sisters, Lillie Yearby and Annie-Ruth Griffin.
He leaves to cherish memory, his former wife Margaret; daughter, Verna; brothers, Charlie Marable,Sr. and Ernest (Jacquelyn) Marable; devoted sisters, Annie Mitchell and Dorothy Plummer; beloved nieces, Candys and Niela Flowers and Delores Smith; fond nephews, Nathaniel and Dorsey Marable; great-nephew, Dorsey F. Marable; a host of nieces,nephews and friends.
Homegoing service will be Monday,July 16, 2012 12pm at Hall-Jordan & Pretty Memorial Chapel 918 S.Main St. Middletown, OH Bishop Rudolph Pringle officiating and eulogist.
Visitation 11am,William B.Pollard #456 Elks Lodge service at 11:45am.
Interment Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio.