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    Clyde Millender

    There will be a Celebration of Life held at Carrabelle First Assembly of God on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 2 p.m., with visitation and fellowship immediately following the service.

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    Tilton “Speedy” Edwards

    Mr. Tilton “Speedy” Edwards, 81, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020.He was born Dec. 14, 1938 in DeFuniak Springs to Virgil and Florance Andrews Edwards.Mr. Edwards was a resident of Ponce De Leon. He was Presbyterian by faith and a member of the First Presbyterian Church of DeFuniak Springs. He was a veteran of the Vietnam Era serving his country…

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    Dorothy Rose Matthews Hodge

    Dorothy Rose “Dot” Matthews Hodge went to be with Jesus on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. She passed after being ushered peacefully into the next life by worship and music from her family late in the evening before passing peacefully in her sleep.Dorothy Rose was born in Marianna on June 1, 1935. Her parents were Dorothy Sawyer Matthews and Jackson Clifford…

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    Eunice Hicks Smith

    Eunice Hicks Smith passed away in Missouri on Nov. 19, 2019 at the age of 82.She was born Jan. 18, 1937 in Eastpoint.She was preceded in death by her husband, Ayden A. Smith; and parents Louis H. and Monette Evans Hicks.She is survived by daughters Terry Harris, and Mary “Lisa” Smith Talley (Rick), son Ayden L. Smith (Donna); sister Agnes…

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    Linda Lolley

    Mrs. Linda Lolley of Eastpoint passed away on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 at her home. She was a loving wife and mother and worked in the seafood industry.Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Jesse Lolley; her children, Melinda Lolley Tucker, Sherry Carmichael (Michael J.), Lane Carroll (Bobbi), Wendy Ard (David), and Jesse Lolley, Jr. (Linnie); many grandchildren; three great-grandchildren;…

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    In Memoriam: Jan.-March 2019

    Jan. 2: Mary Francis (Wheeler) Pennell, 88, Elko, NevadaJan. 3: Shannon “Christi” Jones, 46, TallahasseeJan. 8: Billy G. Spikes, 83, TavaresJan. 10: Charles Nicholas “Nick” McCuen, 77, ZephyrhillsJan. 21: Ray Solomon, 89, TallahasseeJan. 28: John Walton Pace, 58, ApalachicolaJan. 30: Andrea Renee Bacot, 63, […]

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    In Memoriam: April-June 2019

    APRILApril 2: Willis A. Kennedy, 86, EastpointApril 6: John Edward Langley, 64, EastpointApril 8: Jonah Ann Rickards, 80, CarrabelleApril 11: Charlotte J. Strickland, 77, TallahasseeApril 13: Billy Joe “B.J.” Stubbs, 88, EastpointApril 18: Samuel Phillips Robinson, 18, Alexandria, […]

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    In Memoriam: July-Sept. 2019

    July 7: William Milton “Sonny” Chafin, Jr., 78, ApalachicolaJuly 10: James David Girtman, 71, CarrabelleJuly 14: Vito Luco Bell, Jr, 73, St. George IslandJuly 16: Laura Suzanne Ingram, 50, Sandy Springs, GeorgiaJuly 19: Clarence DeWade, 89, CarrabelleJuly 27: Dorothy Elaine Gordon Santiago, 80, ApalachicolaJuly […]

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    In Memoriam: Oct.-Dec. 2019

    OCTOBEROct. 1: Candise Rae Whiddon, 35, EastpointOct. 5: Melissa Ann Lucy, 43, EastpointOct. 7: Geraldine ‘Geri” Fay Moore-Hajek, 73, EastpointOct. 13: Robert Benjamin “Ben” Withers, Jr., 56, PanaceaOct. 13: Brenda Gail Richards, 56, SumatraOct. 20: Ethel “Ardell” Curry, 71, […]

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    Keenen Ivory Turrell

    Keenen Ivory Turrell, 29, of Apalachicola, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019.The funeral service for Keenen will be Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 at St. Paul AME Church at 1 p.m. with burial to follow at Snow Hill Cemetery.Keenen will lie in repose at the church for visitation from 11 a.m. until the hour of service.Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to R.…

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    Jeff Vasilinda

    Jeffrey Ryan Vasilinda, 44, passed suddenly from this earth from complications of the flu on Friday, Dec. 20, 2019 at his home in Newport, Kentucky.Jeff was born in Tallahassee, graduated from Leon High School, and attended Chipola State College and Tallahassee Community College.Jeff was a skilled negotiator and brought out the best in people. His sincerity, keen observations and dry…

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    Sarah Ridgeway Thomas

    Sarah Ridgeway Thomas, 65, of Samson, Alabama passed away on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, peacefully in her daughter’s home, after a long battle with cancer.She is preceded in death by two husbands, R.D. Ridgeway and George Thomas.She is survived by one daughter and son-in- law, Cathy and Matt Hatfield, of Eastpoint.She devoted her life to her family and to caring…

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    Betty Jean Powell

    Mrs. Betty Jean Powell, 75, of Tallahassee, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, at Big Bend Hospice House.A Custom Celebration of Life will be 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 30, at Culley’s MeadowWood Funeral Home on Timberlane Road. A catered reception for family and friends will follow the services.Mrs. Powell was born in Tallahassee on June 22, 1944, to Sinclair…

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    Wayne Worthington, Sr.

    Wayne Lorne Worthington Sr., 55, known to many as Coco, passed away on December 15, 2019 in Apalachicola.He was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on Nov. 27, 1964. He resided most of the time on a shrimp boat but he lived on CC Land Road in Eastpoint, with his daughter Amanda. Wayne was a beloved father, brother, uncle and pawpaw.Wayne’s…

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    Michael Schneider

    Michael Louis Schneider, 65, of Tallahassee passed away Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019 after a hard-fought battle with cancer.Mike was born Jan. 16, 1954 in Evanston, Illinois and was raised in Cleveland, Tennessee. He met his wife Sidney in Marianna, and they married on Sept. 4, 1976.He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Auburn University in 1976, and a law…

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    Johnny Lee Jones, Jr.

    Johnny Lee Jones, Jr. was born Dec. 8, 1963 in Carrabelle. He passed away in Tallahassee Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019 at age 57.Johnny is survived by his mother, Pearlie Mae Clark, of Carrabelle; two sisters Michelle Myers, of Carrabelle, and Barbara Jones of Valdosta, Georgia. He is also survived by two sons, Tevin Jones, of Carrabelle, and Johnny Lee Jones…