Diane Blount-Tyner was born January 19, 1954 to the union of Ada Mae (nee Franklin) and Joseph Blount in East Chicago, IN. Diane accepted Christ at an early age and later graduated from East Chicago Roosevelt High School in 1971. She was employed at Inland Steel, Fort Benning, and Columbus College as an Administrative Assistant.Diane traded time for eternity on April 12, 2019. She is preceded in death by her parents, sister Pamela, brothers Frederick and Joseph (Vera) Blount and grandson Clayton, Jr. She leaves to cherish her memories her long-time partner Fred Peterson (referred to as Daddy O); daughters Tamika (Darnell), Lauren Celeste (Toney), Tyner-Ford; son Matthew White; sisters Linda Dotson and Joessie Blount; brothers Ricky, Gerald, Chester, Rev. Charles (Tina), Terrance Blount and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews other family and friends.