YOUNGSTOWN – Mrs. Elizabeth Robinson-Gunther, 98,
departed this life Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown, Ohio.
Mrs. Gunther was born Jan. 31, 1914, in Jackson, Mississippi, a daughter of George and Rebecca Robinson. Elizabeth moved to New York, and then years later to Youngstown, Ohio in 1996.
She had worked at department stores in White Plains, N.Y. and was a sales clerk with Macy’s Department Store, retiring in 1970.
She was the oldest member of the Third Baptist Church, and member of its Usher Ministry.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband John Henry Gunther, who passed away in 1978; four sisters, Rebecca, Daisy, Laura and Lela Bell Robinson; six brothers, Paul, James, Elijah, Willie Alonzo and George Jr.; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home,
Friends may call from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home