Stanley Files

Stanley Files Sr.

Feb 23, 1958 - Sep 30, 2020
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Stanley Files Sr. was born February 23, 1958 to Harrison and Alberta (Grice) Files Sr. in Toledo, Ohio. He departed this life on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Mercy St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. Stanley attended Glenwood Elementary and Scott High School. He loved sports, his favorite teams were Cleveland Browns, Ohio State Buckeyes, and Los Angels Lakers. He loved listening to music, especially Sadé, The O’Jays, and Prince. He loved to cook; his best dishes were chili, gumbo, and different soups. Throughout his life, he worked at Supreme Bumper, Hunt’s, and Alro Steel.

Stanley was preceded in death by his parents, Alberta and Harrison Files Sr.; siblings, Harrison Files Jr., Charlie Frank Files Sr., and Genette Woodson; brothers-in-law, Elder Walter Chandler, Willie Lee McClain, and Paul Johnson; sister-in-law, Sherry McClain, and father-in-law, Willie Henry McClain.

He leaves to cherish his memories his loving and devoted wife of 21 years, together 31 years, Tammie Files; his children, Sherrie Files, Sherresse Baccus, Stanley Files Jr., Passion Brown, De’Veika Files, and De’Marcus Files all of Toledo, Ohio; his sister, Goleathea Files, Rose Johnson, Rayneal Files, and Rochelle Garrett; brothers, Rev. Benjamin (Nicole) Files and Terry (Tanya) Files; spiritual sister and brother, Evangelist Brenda and Elder Claude McFall; his sisters-in-law, Ethel Files, Evangelist Mary Chandler, and Pamela Cotton; brothers-in-law, Robert McClain and Ricky McClain; mother-in-law, Lou McClain, 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews, and his best friends, Edgar, Lias, French, Angelo, Thurman, and Mark “Blind”.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    October 8, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    October 8, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    New Home Baptist Church
    653 Tecumseh
    Toledo, OH 43604
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    October 8, 2020 | 11:00am
    October 8, 2020 11:00am
    New Home Baptist Church
    653 Tecumseh
    Toledo, OH 43604
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Woodlawn Cemetery
    Address Not Available


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Terry Files

Posted at 01:40pm
Missing you Bro.

Adrianne Burnett

Posted at 12:24am
Tammy.. I send my deepest condolences. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
Adrianne...from Westchester

Pamela Easler

Posted at 04:42pm
My prayers are with you and your family.
Stanley is now "safe in the arms of God"
Pam Easler,
Sunshine Communities

Ryan and Sydney Landrum

Posted at 11:19am
Condolences and Love always
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Posted at 08:53am
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