Frank A Washington, Jr. was born September 26, 1958, to Ruth E. Washington and the late Frank A. Washington Sr. in Fort Wayne, Indiana. After a short sickness he departed this earthly life on April 23, 2022, in Troy, Ohio.
He professed a hope in Christ at an early age, and was a member of Canaan Baptist Church under the late Pastor Mack Magee Sr. He was a faithful member of the gospel chorus & usher board. Before Gods calling, he was able to join heaven 2 Earth Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Mitchell N. Griffin.
He attended South Side High School of Fort Wayne, Indiana where he played football. Frank loved to cook BBQ for family and friends while telling jokes. He loved watching sports and every morning he would call his mother and watch The Price is Right with her even though they were miles apart.
Frank leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Ruth E. Washington; three brothers, Lucius R. (Mary) Washington, Darrel L. Washington both of Fort Wayne, Frank A. Washington III of St. Louis; three sisters, Carolyn Dunn of Muncie, IN., Mary (Todd) Merriweather and Victoria (Kevin) Clark both of St Louis; a son, Jermaine Washington, Sr. of Largo, Florida; seven grandchildren, Leland Washington, Amor’e Washington, Jermaine Washington, Jr., Je’Siah Washington, Jarhain Washington, Lakresha Washington and Kevin Burton; three great grandchildren, Omari Turner, Azariah and Josiah Horace; four stepchildren, Lionda Talley, Le’maire Talley, Terrell Talley, and Nicole Talley all of Cincinnati, Ohio; a special Niece, Roshanda Thatcher and special nephew, Jamare Ballou; special friends, Mindy & Travis Kemp of Piqua, Ohio.
He will be greeted in Heaven by his father, Frank A. Washington, Sr., loving daughter, Shante’ Washington and the arms of his sweet sister, Laquetta Weeks whom he loved so much.
He will truly be missed by all that knew and loved him.