Obituaries

BRADLEY FRANCIS KERNION

Bradley Francis LaBedoyere Huchet de Kernion departed this life on July 3, 2018 after a tragic accident at Grayton Beach. Born April 16, 1950, Brad was a native of New Orleans and resident of Freeport, Florida for the past 20 years. Beloved son of the late Kathryn and Althen Kernion. He is survived by his devoted wife of 46 years, ...

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CAROL MOORE RYCROFT 1959-2018

Mrs. Carol Moore Rycroft, age 58, passed away on July 2, 2018. She was born on August 17, 1959 in Miami, Florida to Gilbert L. Moore and Eddie Joanne Mathis Moore. Mrs. Rycroft was a resident of Walton County, Florida. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She worked with the Department of Corrections for the State of Florida. ...

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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 in college), of Piedmont, South ...

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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 spending time with Johnny.  Mrs. ...

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SYBIL “ANN” BRAY 1955-2018

Sybil “Ann” Bray, age 63, of Eucheeanna, Florida passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, at her residence. She was born May 7, 1955, in Opp, Alabama, the daughter of John and Nell Parker Holmes. She is preceded in death by her parents; one son, David Walker Bray, one sister, Gail Nelson and one brother, Lamar Holmes. Ann is survived by ...

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MARY HELEN SHEALY 1934-2018

Mrs. Helen Shealy, age 83, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018.  She was born on July 8, 1934, in Magee, Mississippi to Homer Garrett and Gertrude Nancy Thames Garrett. Mrs. Shealy was a resident of Miramar Beach, Florida. She was Baptist by faith and a member of Village Baptist Church. She was a loving mother and was very active in ...

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LOYCE, “L.L.” WARD 1922-2018

Mr. Loyce, “L.L.” Ward, age 95 of Darlington and a veteran of World War II, laid his armor down and moved to his Heavenly Home, Monday, June 11, 2018.  He was born October 10, 1922, in Darlington to the late John Jackson Ward and Lena Griggs Ward.  He received his early education at the old Darlington School and then attended ...

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DANNY JOE JOHNSON 1949-2018

Mr. Danny Joe Johnson, age 68, passed away Monday, June 11, 2018. He was born on August 16, 1949 in DeFuniak Springs, Florida to Tony Orvil Johnson and Mattie Jane Bozeman Johnson. Mr. Johnson was a resident of Lynn Haven, Florida. He was Pentecostal by faith and a member of Lynn Haven First Assembly of God. He spent many years ...

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WILLIE ETTE SWEENEY 1948-2018

Mrs. Willie Ette Sweeney, age 69, passed away on June 7, 2018. She was born on September 4, 1948, in Alabama to James Cobb and Cozzette Hicks Cobb.  Mrs. Sweeney was a resident of Baker, Florida. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, and taking care of her family. Mrs. Sweeney was preceded in ...

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PEGGY JEAN LACOURSE 1931-2018

Mrs. Peggy Jean LaCourse, age 86, passed away, June 6, 2018. She was born on December 18, 1931, in Kinston, Alabama to Sidney Delmar White and Vona Meadows White.   Mrs. LaCourse was a resident of Fort Walton Beach, Florida. She was Christian by faith and attended Destiny Worship Center in Freeport, Florida. She was a loving mother, and her seven ...

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