AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Funeral service will be 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 511 West Rayen Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44502, for Mr. Curtis Buie, 63, of Austintown, who departed this life Tuesday, May 28, 2019.
Mr. Buie was born on March 21, 1956, a son of the late John and Catherine Buie of Youngstown, Ohio.
Curtis was a graduate of The Rayen High School class of 1974, after finishing school he went to the United States Army for four years and did a one year term in Korea.
After his discharge, he lived in Tucson, Arizona, until he moved back to Ohio in 2017 and he was a devoted Ohio sports fan.
He is survived by his maternal mother, Orabell Shorter; his siblings, Jeffrey, Charles (Lisa) Blackmon and Randy (Shiela) Scott and his sisters, Cathy (Johnny) Murray, Dorsell (Phil) Blackmon and Carolyn Blackmon. He also leaves a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, E.C. Blackmon and his grandparents, James and Alpha Buie.
Visitation will be held from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home prior to services.
Following the services, family and friends will gather at 163 South Jackson Street in Youngstown.
A television tribute will air Monday, June 3 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. on WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. on FOX.