Obituary for Benjamin Franklin Smith ……

Mr. Benjamin ‘Ben’ Franklin Smith, age 90, of Bonifay, Florida passed away August 3, 2014 at his home. He was born July 18, 1924 in Holmes County Florida to the late George Franklin Smith and Clarissa Singletary Smith.   In addition to his parents, Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Lounette […]

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Obituary for Norma Lou Chamberlin ……

Mrs. Norma Lou Chamberlin, age 78, of Bonifay, Florida passed away August 1, 2014 at Bonifay Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born April 7, 1936 in Wichita Falls, Texas.   Mrs. Chamberlin was preceded in death by her mother, Mattie Lou Brown and fathers, Arvel S. Blackwell, P.A. Griggs, Barney Brown.   Mrs. Chamberlin […]

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Obituary for Norma Lou Chamberlin …..

Mrs. Norma Lou Chamberlin, age 78, of Bonifay, Florida passed away August 1, 2014 at Bonifay Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born April 7, 1936 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Mrs. Chamberlin was preceded in death by her mother, Mattie Lou Brown and fathers, Arvel S. Blackwell, P.A. Griggs, Barney Brown. Mrs. Chamberlin is survived […]

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Obituary for Lewis Walter Branin ……

Mr. Lewis ‘Lew’ Walter Branin, age 56, of Pensacola, Florida passed away August 1, 2014 in Bonifay, Florida. He was born December 18, 1957 to the late Lewis & Sara Branin. Mr. Branin is survived by his wife, Wanda Mims Branin of Pensacola, FL; a brother, Robert Branin of Tampa, FL; father-in-law & mother-in-law, Drafton […]

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Obituary for Heather Suzanne Cutchen ……

Heather Suzanne Cutchen, 39 of Compass Lake passed away August 1, 2014 at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan.   She was a lifelong resident of the area and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Marianna.   She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Howard and Belle […]

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Obituary for Kenny (Wormy) Laster ……

Kenny (Wormy) Laster, age 51 of Chipley, Florida,  passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at his home. Kenny was born January 20, 1963 in Bonifay, Florida, to the late William Erwin Laster Sr. and Alice (Ross) Laster. He had been a resident of this area most of his life and had been employed as a maintenance […]

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Obituary for Father Izidorius Gedvila ……

Father Izidorius Gedvila, age 92, passed from this life Saturday, July 26, 2014 at his residence. Father Izidorius was born in Luthunia on January 2, 1922 to Benedict and Stefanija (Bukauskaite) Gedvila. He had been a Priest for many years for the Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus 4th degree and […]

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Obituary for James Walter Pelham ……

James Walter (Jay) Pelham, age 77, a resident of Sunny Hills, Florida and a resident of Washington Rehab and Nursing for the past year, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Chipley. Jay was born May 28, 1937 in Washington County to the late Arthur and Evelyn (Varnum) Pelham. Mr. Pelham had returned to Washington […]

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Obituary for Mary Lavern Gilley ……..

Obituary for Mary Lavern Gilley ……..

Mary Lavern Gilley entered her heavenly home on July 24, 2014. Lavern was born on October 14, 1929 in a love-filled log cabin home in Holmes County Florida. She married her sweetheart Lambert Gilley in 1947, raised 3 children and was Aunt Lavern to many nieces and nephews. She truly enjoyed cooking for her family […]

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Obituary for Chasity A. Jackson …….

Chasity A. Jackson, 14 years old of Caryville, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 17, 2014 in the Gulf Coast Medical Center Pediatric Unit of Panama City, Florida.   She was a member of St. Mary A.M.E. Church in Caryville, Florida. She was a student in the Public School System […]

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Obituary for Glenn Robert Devuyst Jr. …….

Glenn Robert Devuyst Jr., age 46 of Chipley, FL passed away Tuesday morning, July 22, 2014. Glenn was born December 1, 1967 in Cornwall, New York to the late Glenn Robert Devuyst Sr. and Marsha Olson. He has been a resident of the Chipley area for the past 14 years coming from Jacksonville, FL and […]

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Obituary for Gilford W. Nixon …..

Gilford W. Nixon, age 78, passed form this life Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Northwest Florida Community Hospital. He was born in Chipley, Fl. on November 29, 1935 to Woodrow and Rosetta (Riley) Nixon. Mr. Nixon was self-employed at Just Printing and was a Christian. He has lived here since 2010 coming from Chicago.   […]

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Obituary for Harold Dean Taylor …..

Mr. Harold Dean Taylor, age 78, passed away July 17, 2014 in Bonifay, Florida at his residence. He was born October 29, 1935 in Bonifay to Malcolm Taylor and Idelia Barentine Taylor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers Lewis Taylor and Ralph Taylor and one sister Bonnie Anderson. […]

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Obituary for John V. Foster ……..

Obituary for John V. Foster ……..

John V. Foster, 83, of  Chipley, Florida,  passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at his home in Chipley.   John was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 26, 1931 to Marie   Jeanne  and  Vernon Foster.   He  was a veteran of the U.S. Army, a  retired architect,  an avid nurseryman,  and journalist.  He enjoyed reading and […]

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Mildred Kynie Penny ……

Mildred Kynie Penny, age 88 of Panama City, Florida, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in the Panama City Nursing Center in Panama City. Mildred was born Sept.18, 1925 in Cottondale Florida to the late Burris D. and Loney (Melvin) Coley. A former beautician and business owner, Mildred had been a resident of the area […]

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Obituary for Jesse Marion Barney Rogers ……

Jesse Marion Barney Rogers, 72, of Panama City, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Barney was born in Panama City, and lived most of his life in Bay, Holmes, and Washington Counties. He worked in the cable television and telecommunication field for many years, working all across the east coast of the United States and […]

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