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JERRY JONES 1946-2018

JERRY JONES 1946-2018

Jerry Jones, age 72, of DeFuniak Springs, Florida passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast.  He was born April 10, 1946, in Bonifay, Florida.  A time of visitation will be held Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Davis-Watkins Funeral Home, 1474 Highway 83 North, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433, from

MAVIS MORRIS MICKLE 1941-2018

MAVIS MORRIS MICKLE 1941-2018

Mrs. Mavis Morris Mickle, age 76, of DeFuniak Springs, Florida passed away Friday, July 13, 2018.  She was born in Geneva, Alabama to Talmadge Adkison and Tinnie Forehand Adkison.   Mrs. Mickle was a lifelong resident of Walton County. She was Baptist by faith. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed fishing,

RITA HELEN STRAND 1926-2018

RITA HELEN STRAND 1926-2018

Mrs. Rita Helen Strand was born December 16, 1926, in Burlington (the Chocolate City), Wisconsin, the daughter of Stanley and Marie (Vos) Szydlowski and died on July 4, 2018 at Brookdale in Miramar Beach, Florida. Rita met Alfred Strand from Saint Maries, Idaho and they married January 6, 1951 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church (Burlington,

JACK HUNT CORNELIUS 1942-2018

JACK HUNT CORNELIUS 1942-2018

Jack Hunt Cornelius, 76, Freeport, Florida, passed away June 28, 2018, unexpectedly and peacefully, while at home. Jack was born January 24, 1942, in Plant City, Florida, in his grandparents’ home, also his mother’s birthplace.  His parents were Paul and Marion (Breuggeman) Cornelius, of Homestead, Florida.  He married his college sweetheart, Mary Leckie (while still

SUSAN JEAN MESSER 1957-2018

SUSAN JEAN MESSER 1957-2018

Mrs. Susan Jean Messer, age 61, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2018. She was born on January 17, 1957, in Passaic, New Jersey to Andrew Lach Sr and Jean Sagan Lach. Mrs. Messer was a resident of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.  She enjoyed walking, embroidering, reading, and especially