Obituary for Leonard Lum Stanley ……

Mr. Leonard Lum Stanley, age 71, of Pace, Florida passed away January 13, 2016. Leonard was born July 23, 1944 in New Hope, Florida in Washington County to the late Leonard Harvey Stanley and Lottie Mozelle Coatney Stanley. In addition to his parents, Mr. Stanley was preceded in death by a sister, Katherine Ruby Bisson. […]

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Obituary for Moses Braxton …….

Moses Braxton, age 91 of Cottondale, FL went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. He was born on November 22, 1924 in Cottondale, FL to the late Melton and Clara (Toole) Braxton. Moses is a lifelong resident of Cottondale and is a member of Cottondale First Assembly of God Church. […]

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Obituary for Barbara Fortner …….

Barbara Fortner, 78 of Chipley, passed form this life on January 13, 2016 at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida. Barbara was born on October 18, 1937 in Yale, Michigan to Kenneth Harris and Chervene Pickett. She had lived in the panhandle since 1985, coming from Ortonville, Michigan. She was employed by General Motors. […]

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Obituary for Lee Roy Chesnut, Jr. …….

Lee Roy “Buddy” Chesnut, Jr., aged 68, passed away on January 10, 2016. He was born to L.R. Chesnut and Willie Dee Martin Chesnut March 3, 1947. Buddy had suffered from the effects of a stroke since July, 2015. Buddy graduated from Vernon High School in 1965, where he played football, baseball, basketball and track. […]

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Obituary for William L. Milligan, Jr. …….

Obituary for William L. Milligan, Jr. …….

William L. Milligan, Jr. was born in Salamanca, NY on March 16, 1929 to William L. Milligan, Sr. and Harriett Caufield Milligan. He is survived by two brothers, Donald and Kenneth and two sisters, Nancy Crossan and Mary Finlayson. Bill had six children, 14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. In his later years, he married Ruth […]

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Obituary for Carol Kline Fisher ……

Carol Kline Fisher, 80 of Bonifay, passed from this life on January 11, 2016 at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, Florida. Carol was born on July 19, 1935 in New York City, New York to George Kline and Faith Rodgers. She moved to the panhandle in 1972, coming from New Jersey, and worked at […]

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Obituary for Dorothy Lois Pope Tharpe …….

Mrs. Dorothy Lois Pope Tharpe, age 91, of Bonifay, Florida passed away January 11, 2016 at her home. She was born October 23, 1924 in Savannah, Georgia to the late Roslyn Williams Pope and Gertrude Alma Price Pope. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Tharpe was preceded in death by her husband, James Alden Tharpe, […]

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Obituary for Joyce Kent ……..

Joyce W. Kent, 72 of Cottondale, passed from this life on January 9, 2016 at her residence surrounded by loving family. Joyce was born on May 5, 1943 in Cottondale, Florida to Ambus Wise and Mattie E. Hayslip. A lifelong resident of the panhandle, she worked as a Registered Nurse and attended Damascus Free Will […]

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Obituary for Mary Barton Miles …….

Mary Barton Miles, 52 of Chipley, went home to be with the Lord on January 8, 2016 at her residence after a courageous battle with cancer. Mary was born on December 11, 1963 in Marianna, Florida to Harry Edward Barton and Dianne Ruth Collins. She retired from the USDA-Rural Development as a Loan and Grant […]

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Obituary for Jeffery Dean Owens …….

Jeffery Dean Owens, 45 of Chipley, passed from this life on January 5, 2016 at his residence. Jeff was born on July 22, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois to Dillard Owens and Ruth Ann Wills. He had lived in the panhandle for 10 years since coming from Indiana. He served in the United States Army, and […]

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Obituary for William Walis Hughes …….

Obituary for William Walis Hughes …….

William “Uncle Bill” Walis Hughes, age 76, passed from this life Friday, January 8, 2016 at Hospice of Okeechobee in Okeechobee, Florida. He was born in Blountstown, FL on April 14, 1939 to Falcon S. and Lula May (Morgan) Hughes. William was Baptist by faith and worked for a trucking company most of his life. […]

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Obituary for John Wesley Bell, Sr. …….

Mr. John Wesley Bell, Sr., 69 of Jacksonville, Florida, went home to be with the Lord and was found on January 1, 2016 in the solace of his home.  He was of the Baptist Faith and was a member of Mt. Ararat First Missionary Baptist Church of Chipley, Florida. John was a veteran of the […]

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Obituary for Thomas Michael Dickerson …….

Thomas Michael Dickerson, age 65, passed from this life Monday, January 4, 2016 athis home. He was born in Marianna, Florida on August 27, 1950. Thomas has always lived around the Chipley area and was of the Baptist faith.   He is survived by his loving wife Brenda Jackson of Chipley, FL. Two daughters Billie […]

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Obituary for Jerri A. Mummah ……

Jerri A. Mummah, age 58 of Santa Rosa Beach, FL passed from this life on Monday, January 4, 2016 at Washington Nursing and Rehab Center in Chipley, FL. Jerri was born on February 9, 1957 to the late William John Brodie and Jean Carolyn (Johnson) Brodie in Birmingham, AL. She has been a resident of […]

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Obituary for Geno Griffin …….

Geno Griffin, 59 of Chipley, passed from this life on January 1, 2016 at his residence. Geno was born on February 20, 1956 in Oneonta, Alabama to Bruce Griffin and Mary Catherine Cannon. He had lived in the panhandle for 17 years, and was of the Baptist faith. He served in the United States Army. […]

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Obituary for Algirdas Nakas ……

Algirdas Nakas, 92 of Sunny Hills, FL died suddenly of a heart attack at his home on January 1, 2016. Algirdas was born on July 25, 1923 in Lithuania to Jonas and Emilija (Skleriute) Nakas. Immigrating to the U.S. after the Second World War, he worked at Chrysler in Detroit and later opened several gift […]

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