Floral 12

Mildred Ruby Oglesby

October 19, 1929 ~ February 2, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old
Obituary Image

Mildred Oglesby Obituary

Mildred R. Oglesby, age 94, of Dayton, Ohio departed this earth on the 2nd of February 2024 at Grandview Hospital. Mildred was born in Carlisle Arkansas on October 19, 1929. She was born to the late Robert and Cordella Bogard. 

Mildred is survived by one daughter, Gwendolyn Williams; 4 grandchildren, Johnnie G. Williams, Andre L. Williams, Jeanine Huffman and Michelle Williams; ten great-grandchildren Keisa Yarborough, Dontay Yarborough, Andre Williams Jr., Anecia Williams, Grace Williams, Travis Williams Jr., DeVante' Jones-Banks, Anthony Young, Jai-Ln Stafford and KeShawn Stafford. 

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Carolyn A. Jones-Freeling; grandson, Roy J. Jones; siblings, Colone Early, Eula Nichols, Mary Wright, Roy Bogard, Ike Bogard, William (Billy) Bogard, Walter Bogard and Steve Bogard.   Mildred was blessed with multiple great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and bonus family members. 
Mildred attended an all-girls private school and worked domestically throughout her life. She was an active and dedicated member of Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Golden Ages Group and a Senior Companion within her community. She loved shrimp and any form of potato. Her family was her priority and number one love in her life; she never met a stranger. 

She will be sorely missed, cherished and remembered by all. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mildred Ruby Oglesby, please visit our floral store.

 Service Program

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Mildred Ruby Oglesby?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Mildred's memory.


Memorial Gathering
February 23, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church
1900 W. Third Street
Dayton, OH 45417

Memorial Service
February 23, 2024

11:00 AM
Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church
1900 W. Third Street
Dayton, OH 45417


© 2024 Donald Jordan Memorial Chapel. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility