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Miriam Evonne West

July 11, 1944 - January 16, 2024
Visitation
Allen Temple AME Church
7080 Reading Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Saturday 1/27, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Service
Allen Temple AME Church
7080 Reading Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Saturday 1/27, 11:30 am
Cemetery
Oak Hill Cemetery
11200 Princeton Pike
Springdale, OH 45246
Saturday 1/27

Miriam was the founding director of the Cincinnati Youth Collaborative Mentoring Program and a retired thirty-year educator of the Cincinnati Public Schools. She was appointed by the Cincinnati Public Schools superintendent in 1989 to develop a youth mentoring program that would affect the lives of Cincinnati Public School students. Under her leadership, with a supportiveContinue Reading

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Terone and Marsha Gregory and Tess Harper left a message on January 22, 2024:
Kenneth and Johnie Davis left a message on January 27, 2024:
With caring thoughts.
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Tina Bates Bayne left a message on January 27, 2024:
I was mentor, CYC. And, I enjoyed, My experience. Every time, I saw Mrs. West she had a smile on her face. My condolences to her family.
Tweedle left a message on January 27, 2024:
Sending my blessings to John, Melissa and other family members. Miriam was loved and will be sorely missed by so many.
Tweedle left a message on January 27, 2024:
Miriam was a lovely lady. She was always striving to improve our community and to enhance the lives of its children. Miriam was loved by so many and she will be sorely missed. Sending my blessings to John, Melissa and other family members.
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Daphne Adams left a message on January 26, 2024:
In loving memory of a radiant and classy woman. Mrs. West had a great sense of humor. She will be missed by all who knew her.
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Lydia Hallum left a message on January 24, 2024:
Cousin are special, shared memories, shared family, Thinking of those times as children we shared these things.
Nedra Scott left a message on January 24, 2024:
Recognitions of Miriam’s contributions and impact in the community are most deserving. Over the years, with love and compassion, Miriam tirelessly fulfilled God’s purpose for her life, and He is well pleased. Great is her reward in Heaven! Will & Nedra Scott
The Ambassadors of the Freedom Center left a message on January 24, 2024:
The Ambassadors of the Freedom Center send condolences. Mrs. West's contributions to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will treasured.
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DOROTHY REYNOLDS left a message on January 22, 2024:
My condolences to the family. Mrs. West was a kind soul. We worked next to each other when she was at CYC. She helped me in so many ways. She was always kind and compassionate. The world lost a great woman with a spirit of love and compassion for others.
Lavera Ann Durham left a message on January 22, 2024:
My condolences to the family. I remember Miriam very well while I worked at South Avondale Elementary School. Such a a caring and giving person. I will never forget her. Keeping you all in my prayers
Mary Holloway left a message on January 20, 2024:
To the family. We are so sorry for your loss. The death of a love one can be extremely difficult to cope with. Many have found comfort in the promise found there at Acts 24:15. There it speaks about the Resurrection. Do draw comfort in the promise found there and please know you and your family will be in our prayers...MaryAnn
Janice Johnston left a message on January 19, 2024:
My deepest condolences and love to Melissa and Judge West. Mrs West was an elegant, brilliant, dedicated and compassionate woman. Her service to others is an example to us all. Holding you in the light- Janice
Bettye R Brock left a message on January 19, 2024:
Our condolences to the family. Bettye and James Brock
Love, Amy Tisinger left a message on January 18, 2024:
To my dear friend Melissa and Mr West, know that you are both in my prayers at this difficult time. Mrs West was a wonderful lady. She will be missed
Joining Hearts was purchased for the family of Miriam West by Love, Amy Tisinger. Send Flowers
A tree was also planted in memory of Miriam West
Michael Cureton left a message on January 18, 2024:
Miriam was such a great person and tru champion for our community. Her efforts with young men and women was amazing. I’m praying for her family during this time of bereavement.
condolence-image Thompson, Hall and Jordan Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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