July 8th, 1938 - March 5th, 2020
Donald W. Back, age 81 of Fairfield Township, passed away at his residence on Thursday, March 5, 2020. Donald was born in Science Hill, Kentucky on July 8, 1938 to James E. Back and Marie (Ware) Back. Don was a United States Army Veteran serving from 1960-1966. On August 25, 1962 at Central Baptist Church in Cincinnati, OH he married Joanne Mitchell. Don owned and trained Quarter Horses from 1965 – 1974. He then enjoyed coaching his son Rodney in baseball and basketball until he was in High School; and then enjoyed traveling to watch him play through college. He was a Deacon, Trustee, and Treasurer at Bible-Way Missionary Baptist. Don was the General Manager of Jim Dixon Lincoln Mercury for 20 years.
Don is survived by his loving wife, Joanne Back; one son, Rodney (Christina) Back; three grandchildren, Emma (Patrick) Brown, Jared Back, and Kaitlyn Back; and numerous other nieces and nephews. Don was preceded in death by his parents, James E. Back and Marie (Ware) Back; and one brother, James E. Back Jr.
Funeral service will be held at Bible-Way Missionary Baptist, 1324 Millville Avenue, Hamilton, Ohio, on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Ron Pittman of Bible-Way Missionary Baptist officiating. Burial will follow at Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Bible-Way Missionary Baptist. Memorial contributions can be made to Bible-Way Missionary Baptist Church.
|I will miss Uncle Don greatly! He was a very special person to me!|
|Rodney just seen that your dad passed last week. So sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you your mom and your family.|
Dr and Mrs Dennis Humphries
|We are supporting you and your family in prayer|
|“Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy.” ~ I pray you and the Family will find Peace...Farris & Carol|
Melissa Arlene Wilham Spears
|I'm so sorry for your loss??|
|We love you nd Don. He will be greatly missed and always remembered.?|
|Joanne & Rodney, I’m so sorry for lose. Your family is in our prayers. I have great summer memories playing for Don’s teams. God bless!|
|Praying for you and your family during this time. Love and prayers. Pam Zeller|
RALPH AND ALMA MITCHELL
|May GOD give Joanne peace|
The Reinhardt Family
|We are all saddened by the passing of Rodney’s father! Your sweet family is in our thoughts and prayers! We love you guys!|