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Obituary for Henry Ervin DEES

DEES, Mr. Henry Ervin, age 87, entered eternal rest on May 4, 2020, in Centerville, OH. Henry was the 5th son of the lates Martin Wade and Maggie Elnora Dees of Camden, Alabama. His wife Gloria Brown Dees preceded him in death. Mr. Dees was a member of the Central United Methodist Church and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Gamma Lambda Chapter, in Detroit, Michigan. He was a graduate of Camden Academy (Alabama), Alabama A & M University, and Columbia University (New York). He leaves to morn his passing, a loving family: one sister, Delores (Prince) Willis; six brothers, Edward, Earnest, Martin Jr. (Joan), Otis (Irene), Dan, and Clarence (Jacqueline); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. A memorial service will be held with the date and details to be announced. Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home, 4520 Salem Ave. On-line condolences may also be sent to the family at