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MILLIE MAE NELSON

Mrs. Millie Mae Nelson Holmes, of Caryville, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on May 18, 2019 in the Tallahassee Memorial Hospital of Tallahassee, Florida.  She was was 63 years old. She leaves to cherish her memories her husband: John Holmes, Sr., of Caryville, Florida; two daughters: Carla Holmes and Charmaine Holmes; son: John Holmes, Jr., all of ...

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JACOB JENNINGS DIXON 1993-2019

Mr. Jacob Jennings Dixon, age 25, passed away May 5 2019. He was born on December 20, 1993, in Panama City Florida to Tony and Juanita Decker Dixon. Mr. Dixon was a resident of Freeport, Florida. Mr. Dixon was preceded in death by sisters Rachel Dixon, Tana Hayes; grandfather Carl Dixon, great-grandfather Clifford Godwin, great-grandmother Kathe Godwin, great –grandfather Mose ...

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MARY KATHLEEN GIPSON (KATHY) 1957-2019

Mary Kathleen Gipson (Kathy), age 62, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 after a brief battle with cancer. She was born April 19, 1957 in Eureka, CA. Kathy was a longtime resident of Walton County.  She loved sewing, woodworking, knitting, computer games, kayaking on the river, and spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her father ...

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TYRONE “TERRY” KEITH BURNHAM 1955-2019

Mr. Tyrone “Terry” Keith Burnham, age 63, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019. He was born on November 18, 1955 in DeFuniak Springs, Florida to Leo and Vera Daughtry Burnham. Mr. Burnham was a resident of Walton County, Florida having lived here his entire life.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and camping on the river. Mr. Burnham was preceded in death by ...

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IMOGENE MEREDITH BELCHER

On April 20, 2019, Imogene Meredith Belcher took her last breath on Earth and caught her first glimpse of heaven at her home in Florida surrounded by love.  Our loving and devoted mother, grandmother, educator and friend was born in Grayson County, KY in December 1934.  She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Buell and Nina Haycraft ...

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HERMAN EDWARD STUCKEY

Mr. Herman Edward Stuckey, 65, of Caryville, FL went home to be with the Lord in the comfort of his home, surrounding by his wife and family. Mr. Stuckey was a native of Ponce de Leon, FL and a member of Cedar Grave Missionary Baptist CHurch of Caryville, FL. He was preceded in death by his mother: Ms. Aronia Stuckey ...

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DORIS JOHNSON WRIGHT 1921-2019

Mrs. Doris Johnson Wright, age 97, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019. She was born October 12, 1921 in Pensacola, Florida to Ola Christian and Viola Finney Johnson.    Mrs. Wright was a resident of Cantonment, Florida.  She was a Christian by faith.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister.  She owned and operated JJ’s Sunkin ...

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EFFIE BELLE FARMER STRICKLAND 1924-2019

 Effie Belle Farmer Strickland, 94, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019. Belle was born on September 9, 1924, in DeFuniak Springs, FL. She was a homemaker, and she worked beside her husband, F.A. Strickland, on their family farm, with Strickland’s Wrecker Service, and at Strickland’s Paint and Body until he passed away in 2007. She was a lifelong member of ...

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BARBARA JEAN COSSON 1946-2019

Mrs. Barbara Jean Cosson, age 72, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2019. She was born December 11, 1946 in Westville, Florida to Harmon and Addie Bee Slaughter Thomas.    Mrs. Cosson was a resident of Westville, Florida all of her life.  She was a Baptist by faith and a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.  She was a loving wife, ...

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TONI K (TK) GARNSEY 1969-2019

Ms. Toni K (TK) Garnsey, age 49, passed away Friday, April 5, 2019. She was born May 22, 1969 in Flint, Michigan to James and Jessie Stricklin Garnsey Millwood.  Ms. Garnsey was a resident of Walton County, Florida having moved here from Flint, Michigan in 2006.  She was a Christian by faith.  She was a loving mother and grandmother.  She ...

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