YOUNGSTOWN - Ernest T. Overby, 54, of the city's West Side, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown following a lengthy illness.
Ernest was born Aug. 18, 1959, in Oxford, N.C., the son of Benny and May Blalock Overby.
He worked in Ohio as a primary care assistant at Vibra Hospital of Mahoning Valley.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Cowan Overby; a son, Ernest T. Overby Jr. of Oxford; a daughter, Shayla Hundley of Niles; three stepchildren, Jasmine Smith and Giovanni Hollander, each at home, and Anyssa Sharpe of Youngstown; two grandchildren; a sister, Mildred Burwell; and a brother, Christopher Overby.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, two brothers, and a sister.
Family and friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. today at Kinnick Funeral Home, Youngstown, where funeral services will take place at 3:30 p.m.