Obituaries

John Hawkins
B: 1929-08-24
D: 2020-09-18
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Hawkins, John
Mary Burns
B: 1951-05-06
D: 2020-09-16
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Burns, Mary
Roland Copeland
B: 1967-11-29
D: 2020-09-12
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Copeland, Roland
Eugene Lynch
B: 1974-05-25
D: 2020-08-31
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Lynch, Eugene
Guillaume Toussaint
B: 1932-09-03
D: 2020-08-30
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Toussaint, Guillaume
Robert Turner
B: 1961-11-09
D: 2020-08-11
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Turner, Robert
Ruby Smith
B: 1924-06-20
D: 2020-08-16
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Smith, Ruby
Alphonso Gordon
B: 1968-10-27
D: 2020-07-30
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Gordon, Alphonso
Ronald Edwards
B: 1959-03-04
D: 2020-08-14
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Edwards, Ronald
Takeria Williams
B: 1999-04-22
D: 2020-07-31
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Williams, Takeria
Nathanael Rene
B: 1998-07-30
D: 2020-07-25
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Rene, Nathanael
Brenda Daye
B: 1953-12-29
D: 2020-07-28
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Daye, Brenda
Hubbard Brooks
B: 1945-05-05
D: 2020-08-02
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Brooks, Hubbard
Kenneth Johnson
B: 1954-12-16
D: 2020-08-01
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Johnson, Kenneth
Marie Saint Aubin
B: 1953-09-24
D: 2020-07-26
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Saint Aubin, Marie
Homer Thornhill
B: 1926-06-10
D: 2020-07-31
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Thornhill, Homer
Arrie Rainey
B: 1926-07-28
D: 2020-07-13
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Rainey, Arrie
Jacqueline Desbonnes
B: 1957-11-15
D: 2020-07-13
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Desbonnes, Jacqueline
Laurence Justice
B: 1967-07-14
D: 2020-07-12
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Justice, Laurence
James Hendrick
B: 1970-09-29
D: 2020-07-12
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Hendrick, James
Owen Toney
D: 2020-06-24
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Toney, Owen

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A one-time payment of $255 can be paid to the surviving spouse if he or she was living with the deceased; or, if living apart, was receiving certain Social Security benefits on the deceased's record.  If there is no surviving spouse, the payment is made to a child who is eligible for benefits on the deceased's record in the month of death.

Certain family members may be eligible to receive monthly benefits, including:

  • A widow or widower age 60 or older (age 50 or older if disabled);
  • A surviving spouse at any age who is caring for the deceased's child under age 16 or disabled;
  • An unmarried child of the deceased who is younger than age 18 (or age 18 or 19 if he or she is a full-time student in an elementary or secondary school); or age 18 or older with a disability that began before age 22;
  • Parents, age 62 or older, who were dependent on the deceased for at least half of their support; and
  • A surviving divorced spouse, under certain circumstances.

The Social Security website is a valuable resource for information about all of Social Security's programs. There are a number of things you can do online.

In addition to using the Social Security website, you can call them toll-free at 1-800-772-1213.  Staff can answer specific questions from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.  They can also provide information by automated phone service 24 hours a day.  If you are deaf or hard of hearing, you may call the TTY number at 1-800-325-0778.