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HENRY SHERWOOD BASS 1937-2018

Mr. Henry Sherwood Bass, age 80, passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018. He was born on December 30, 1937, in Cairo, Georgia, to Henry Jason Bass and Vassie Manning Bass. Mr. Bass was a resident of Red Bay, Florida. He was Baptist by faith and was a member of Red Bay Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Korean ...

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FLORENCE P. RICHARDSON 1930-2018

Mrs. Florence P. Richardson passed away Friday, February 16, 2018, in North Okaloosa Medical Center just one week after her 88th birthday.  She was born February 9, 1930, in Alabama the daughter of Grady and Alma Malloy Parrish.  She graduated from Paxton High School with the Class of 1948 where she was a member of the Paxton Girls’ Basketball Team, winning ...

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Joey Maxwell Faison 1962-2018

Mr. Joey Maxwell Faison, age 55, of Westville, Florida passed away February 15, 2018, at his home.  He was born September 23, 1962, in DeFuniak Springs, Florida. Joey was preceded in death by his father, Leon Maxwell Faison; his mother, Carrie Verlon Peterson Faison Weeks; one brother, Sammy Weeks; paternal grandparents, Lonnie and Jewel Faison; maternal grandparents, Athan and Ethelle ...

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Jennifer Hagan 1974-2018

Jennifer was born August 29, 1974, to Wayne and Pat Campbell. She was a lifetime resident of Walton County and 1992 graduate of Walton High School. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in English Education from The University of West Florida in 1996 and later earned her Master’s Degree in Library Science from Florida State University in 2000. Jennifer impacted the ...

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VIRGINIA CATHERINE KONCHALSKI 1934-2018

Mrs. Virginia Catherine (Rosado) Konchalski, age 83, of Miramar Beach, Florida peacefully passed away February 12, 2018. She was born March 9, 1934, in Brooklyn, New York to Domas Rosado and Esther (Carbonell) Rosado.   Mrs. Konchalski was a resident of Miramar Beach for the past 14 years moving here from Monroe, Georgia where she lived for 16 years, following ...

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KATHLEEN LEWIS HATFIELD 1950-2018

Mrs. Kathleen Lewis Hatfield, age 67, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018. She was born on August 6, 1950, in Reelsville, Indiana, to Virgil McClure and Grace McKinney McClure. Mrs. Hatfield was a resident of DeFuniak Springs, Florida. She was Baptist by faith and was a member of Shoal River Baptist Church.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and ...

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CYRUS DARBY LAIRD 1931-2018

Mr. Cyrus Darby Laird, Jr., age 87, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018. He was born on February 2, 1931, in Walton County, Florida, to Cyrus Darby Laird, Sr. and Annie Tew Laird. Mr. Laird was a resident of Walton County. He was Assembly of God by faith, and was a member of Liberty Assembly of God Church. He worked ...

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WAVERLY ANN KELLETT

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, Waverly Ann Kellett, wife, mother, sister and aunt, went to be with her Lord and Savior at the age of 63 years. Waverly will be forever remembered by her husband James “Jimmy”, daughter Brandy, brothers and sisters, nieces and nephews, extended family and dear friends. A native of Covington, Tennessee she resided in Santa Rosa ...

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FREDDY “JOE” WILKINSON 1949-2018

Mr. Freddy “Joe” Wilkinson, age 68, of Lockhart, passed away Friday, February 9, 2018, at Andalusia Health.  He was born March 9, 1949, at the old Lakeside Hospital in Florala, AL.  Joe was an avid Alabama Football fan who loved Bear Bryant and watched every single game that he could.  He was a lifelong resident of the Florala/Lockhart communities. He is ...

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LT. COL. “RET” EDWARD EUGENE MCNEW 1933-2018

Lt. Col. “Ret” Edward Eugene McNew, age 84, a resident of DeFuniak Springs passed away surrounded by family Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  He was born June 20, 1933, in Indiana the son of Bernard Russell McNew and Crystal Geneva Boggs McNew of Brownsville, Indiana.  After completing college and receiving a degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio he joined the ...

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