Mrs. Ora Dean “Sis” Page, age 70, passed from this life on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at approximately 1:10 p.m. at Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio surrounded by her loved ones.
She was born on May 18, 1948 in Tyronza, Arkansas to the union of Andrew and Florence Ella (Stevenson) Watkins, Jr.; both parents are deceased.
On August 28, 1995 she was united in holy matrimony to Mr. Robert Page; he preceded her in death on May 15, 2010.
Mrs. Page worked at General Motors Corporation as a Core Maker in Defiance, OH and retired from General Motors in Ft. Wayne, IN., she most recently worked at Scoop’s Ice Cream Shop in Lima. She was a member of U.A.W. Local 211 and Local Fort Wayne Truck Assembly #2209. She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church where she served on the Kitchen Ministry and was Vice president of the Missionary Society.
She leaves to cherish her precious memory a daughter; Jacqueline A. Watkins of Lima. A step daughter; Kimberly Frazier of Indianapolis, IN. A son; Paul E. Curtis of Lima. 3 grandchildren; Nashila, Kavon and Krystal and 5 great-grandchildren. 3 brothers; Willie Watkins (Kayleeen) and Clarence Watkins of Lima. Robert Watkins (Annie) of Delphos, OH. 2 sisters; Min. Doris Elaine Watkins and Sherri Watkins both of Lima. A special daughter; Keisha Edwards (Garry) of Ft. Wayne, IN. 2 special sisters; Carolyn Owens and Cynthia Turner. A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Page was preceded in death by her stepdaughter; Debbie Page. 2 sisters; Dorothy J. Pernell & Loretta Page. 3 brothers; Kevin Watkins, Andrew Watkins, III and Larry Watkins. A grandson: William Rogers.
Home Going Services will be held on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church with Rev. Cleven Jones, officiating.
Visitation/Wake services will be held on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. where the family will be present from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. also at the church.
Interment: Woodlawn Cemetery
Services entrusted to: JONES-CLARK FUNERAL HOME, INC.