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Nathaniel Primous, Jr.

July 4, 1949 March 25, 2018
Nathaniel  Primous, Jr.
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Obituary for Nathaniel Primous, Jr.

Nathaniel Primous, Jr. 68; passed away Sun, March 25th; Public Viewing 9 AM to 7 PM Fri. March 30th at Watson’s Funeral Home 10913 Superior Ave. Cle. 44106; Funeral begins 10:30 AM Sat, March 31st at Community AME 5805 Lexington Ave. Cle. 44103.

Nathaniel Primous Jr. was born in Shorter, Alabama to the parents of Rosie and Nathaniel Primous Sr. on July 4, 1949. He was the first of “The Lucky Seven”.
Nathaniel was later educated in the Cleveland Public School System, graduating from East Technical High School.
Nathaniel later met and married Linda D. Jackson on September 28, 1965, to which four beautiful children, Nathaniel III, Tuwana, Allan and Kevin Sr. were born.
Nathaniel was employed for a number of years by Columbia Iron & Metal, AAA Stamping, World Stamping and Dworkin as a press operator.
Nathaniel LOVED and knew the Lord! He was a dedicated member of Community AME Church where he served as the President of the Sr. Usher Board, Trustee board, an active member of Sons of Allen and enthusiastic male choir member who always sang HIS spirited and unforgettable rendition of “Jesus on my Journey”.
Nathaniel was loved and always loved to help anyone he could. There was a light and love around him that just made you feel good to be in his presence. He was a little league coach, an avid bowler, fishing & camping guru (at least to the kids), well-known jokester and giver of the best family nicknames! Above all else, his PROUDEST moments was being a Father, Grandfather, and Great-Grandfather. He had a special relationship with each one of his kids and grandkids and made each one feel like they were HIS best friends. His love knew no boundaries as his neighbors absolutely loved Mr. Nate too!
Nathaniel leaves to cherish his memory, his loving mother, Rosie M. Primous, Children: Nathaniel III, Tuwana, Allan and Kevin Sr. Grandchildren: Jasmine, Justin, Thailia, Jakiya, Devin, Allana, Tianna, Lanise, Kevin Jr, Ayshiya, and Lashunna. Great grandchildren: Naila and Lyric. Siblings: Rosa, Mary, Lucille, Denise, Sylvester and Gloria who proceeded him in death. Companion Mary Nolan, lifelong best friends Theodis (Keno) Freeman, brother in law Louse Mitchell and Christopher L. Primous as well as a host of aunt, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. To know Nate was to absolutely Love him!

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Public Viewing




9:00 AM 3/30/2018 9:00:00 AM - 7:00 PM 3/30/2018 7:00:00 PM
Watson's Funeral Home

10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland , OH 44106

Watson's Funeral Home
10913 Superior Ave. Cleveland 44106 OH
United States

Funeral Service




10:30 AM 3/31/2018 10:30:00 AM
Community AME Church

5805 Lexington Ave
Cleveland , Ohio 44103

Community AME Church
5805 Lexington Ave Cleveland 44103 Ohio
United States

Cemetery Details


Cleveland Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

4324 Green Road
Highland Hills, Ohio 44122

4324 Green Road Highland Hills 44122 Ohio
United States

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