He was born into time December 8, 1959 in Youngstown, Ohio to Rozetta Louise and Rance Fountain Sr.
Both parents, one sister Stella Bell, and two brothers Frederick Thompson, and Carl Fountain preceded him in death.
Michael accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age. He received his education in the Youngstown Public Schools where he graduated from South High School in 1978. He worked for various jobs and served as a cook in many area restaurants. He was last employed at Café Capri before retiring.
Michael was affectionately known by his nickname “Twin”. His smiles, jokes, and laughter will be missed by all who knew him.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his son; Michael Jr., his daughter Ja’Lesa Monae Thomas, and other children, his sisters Patricia (Gregory) Clardy of Kansas City, MO., and his loving twin Michelle Fountain of Kansas City, KS. two brothers, Rance Fountain of Youngstown, OH, and David (Lynn) Fountain of Kent, Washington, and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral will be Tuesday May 25, 2021 at the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., at 12 noon, Friends may call from 11 am to 12 noon on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Please follow the CDC guidelines (6 foot rule) of social distancing and wearing your mask over your mouth and nose.
Please do not linger so the family can start their private funeral service promptly at 12 noon.
F. D. Mason was given the honor to serve the family during this difficult time of bereavement.