• Suwannee County

    Johnson, Vivian

    Vivian Frier Johnson, 95, formerly of Lake City, passed away peacefully June 11, 2019 at Good Samaritan Center, Advent Christian Village, Dowling Park, Florida with loving family members and caring nursing staff surrounding her. She was born to Edward and Martha Frier on February 14, 1924 in Georgia. The family later relocated to Eustis, Florida where Vivian, the youngest of…

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    GARCIA, Eduardo Nov 5, 1936 – May 31, 2019

    Eduardo M. “Ed” Garcia, 82, of Live Oak, passed away peacefully Friday evening, May 31, 2019 at the Haven-Suwannee Valley Hospice Care Center in Lake City after an extended illness. He was born in Key West, Florida on November 5, 1936 to the late Antonio and Rosa Garcia. He is preceded in death by his siblings, Andre Garcia, Onelio Garcia,…

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    Nelson, Bobby

    Bobby Gene Nelson, 80, Live Oak, FL passed away on Sunday morning, June 2, 2019. The lifelong resident of Live Oak owned/operated Bobby Nelson Farms and Custom Suppliers in Live Oak, and was a member of First United Methodist Church. Mr. Nelson is survived by his wife of 17 years: Susie Nelson, Live Oak, FL; three daughters: Cara Lee Nelson,…

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    Gay, Thomas W.

    Thomas W. “Wally” Gay, 90, Live Oak, FL passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019.The Sarasota, FL native moved to Live Oak twenty-one years ago from Sarasota, owned/operated Gay’s Barber Shop in Sarasota for 35 plus years and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was also a member of First Baptist Church. Mr. Gay is survived by his…

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    STEPHENS, LaFrances Sep 18, 1931 – Jun 1, 2019

    LaFrances Williams Stephens the daughter of the late Lewis Edward and Maud Randolph Williams transitioned on June 1, 2019. She joins her paternal grandmother Mrs. Jimmie Williams and maternal grandparents Perman and Alice Randolph Sr. and sisters Joan Dell Williams Flemming and Regina Williams Hudson. Celebrating her life are husband Cornelius, daughters Marian, Bonita, and Canary, son-in-law David, grandchildren Crystal…

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    Boyette, Sr., Lewyn

    Lewyn Donald “Don” Boyette, Sr., 80 of Live Oak, FL, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in the V. A. Medical Center, Gainesville. The Live Oak, FL native was born December 19, 1938 to the late Lee Braddock and Rhoda Hutchinson Boyette. The U.S. Navy veteran owned and operated Boyette’s Gun & Tackle in Live Oak for 21 years, retired…

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    HOWELL MCMULLEN, Elizabeth May 25, 2019

    Elizabeth Howell McMullen, age 94, of Live Oak, FL, passed away surrounded by her loving family Saturday night, May 25, 2019 after a recent diagnosis of COPD. She was born in Wellborn, FL and had resided in Suwannee County all of her life. She was very active in her community and a long time member of the First Baptist Church…

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    BOWERS, Jason May 23, 2019

    Mr. Jason Michael Bowers, 36, passed away May, 23, 2019 at his residence following an accident. He is the son of Jerome Carter and Sherry Butcher. He is preceded in death by his grandmother Betty Jean Butcher, great grandmother Gladys Belle Davis and great grandfather Rev. C.B. Davis. He enjoyed fishing, grilling, spending time with his family and growing a…

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    Rush, Donald

    Donald E. Rush, 81, of Crystal River, Florida and formerly of Live Oak, Florida passed away on Saturday May 18, 2019 at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Crystal River, Florida. Don was born in East Point, Georgia on March 10, 1938. He was the son of the late Charles Edward and Bessie Lucille Rush. He is survived by his wife, Charlotte…

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    McCrimon, Jr., Danny

    Danny Burton McCrimon, Jr. known to family and friends as Burt died at his home in Jacksonville Beach,Fl on May16,2019. Burt was the son on Danny and Gayle McCrimon. He grew up in Live Oak, graduating from Suwannee High School in 1977. Burt was predeceased by his father Danny B. McCrimon, Sr. He is survived by his wife of 26…

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    MONTGOMERY, Bonnie May 14, 2019

    Mrs. Bonnie K. Montgomery, age 59, a resident of Live Oak, FL passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at her home after a brief illness. She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband of 41 years Mr. Gary Montgomery, four loving daughters, nine grandchildren and countless family and friends. The wake will be Friday, May 24, 2019 from…

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    DILWORTH, Nancy May 15, 2019

    Nancy B. Dilworth, age 84, passed away peacefully at Willow Creek Assisted Living Facility (Lake City , FL.) on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, surrounded by her loved ones. She is predeceased by her parents, Albert and Ethel Webber. She is survived by her husband of 61 years Donald Haldus Dilworth, her son Mark (Lisa) Dilworth, Atlantic Beach, FL., her daughter…

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    FISH TIDWELL, Avis Jan 29, 1943 – May 13, 2019

    Mrs. Avis Elizabeth Fish Tidwell, 76, of Tallassee, Alabama, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home. She was born January 29, 1943 in Gastonia, North Carolina. In addition to her parents, David and Evelyn Fish, she was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Therin Delbert “Terry” Tidwell; her daughter, Sharon Elaine Jarrard and her son,…

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    Hartman, Joan

    Joan Howell Hartman, 82, of Valdosta, died on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at South Georgia Medical Center following a lengthy illness. She left her earthly home surrounded by her loving family and was given a final prayer by her grandson as she entered her heavenly home. She was born on November 3, 1936 in Jennings, Florida to the late Joe…

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    RICHARDSON, William Feb 13, 1925 – May 3, 2019

    William Reinhold “Bill” Richardson, 94, of Live Oak, Florida, and recently DeLand, Florida, passed away on May 3, 2019, in Ormond Beach, Florida, after a short illness. Bill was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on February 13, 1925, and grew up in Swansea, Massachusetts, on a poultry farm with his parents, Lillian (Verry) and William Richardson. Bill moved to Florida and…