Latest News

Obituaries

KATHERINE “KAY” SHAW 1936-2017

Mrs.  Katherine “Kay” Shaw Gates, age 80, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017. She was born October 17, 1936 in Coffee Springs, Alabama to Dewey and MableBundrick Shaw.   Mrs.  Gates was a resident of DeFuniak Springs. She was Pentecostal by faith and a member of the Liberty Assembly of God Church. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and ...

Read More »

VERDIE WYNELL 1946-2017

Mrs. Verdie Wynell Bishop, age 71, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017. She was born March 4, 1946 in Portland, Florida to Alfed and Inez Hart Brown.   Mrs. Bishop was a resident of  Portland, Florida. She was Methodist by faith and a member of the Portland United Methodist Church. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. ...

Read More »

RICHARD “RICK” ALLEN HULETT 1954-2017

Mr.  Richard “Rick” Allen Hulett, age 62, passed away Saturday 27, 2017. He was born October 6, 1954 in Madison, Indiana to Charles to and Norma Hulett.    Mr. Hulett was a resident of DeFuniak Springs, Florida. He was a veteran serving his country in the United States Marine Corps. He owned and Operated Rick’s Small Engine Repair. He enjoyed ...

Read More »

SUSAN ELIZABETH CLARK MILLER 1943-2017

Susan Elizabeth Clark Miller passed away Monday, May 22, 2017 at the age of seventy-four.  She was born in Atlanta, Georgia on February 28, 1943 to parents Dale and Mary Clark.    Ms. Miller was a longtime resident of both Freeport, Florida  and Atlanta,  Georgia, where she was a much beloved and revered music educator and mentor. Her teaching career ...

Read More »

THOMAS “TOM” D’ALTON GLASS 1938-2017

Mr. Thomas “Tom” D’Alton Glass, age 78, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017. He was born December 13, 1938 in Panama City, Florida to Randal and Cora Davis Glass.   Tom was a resident of the Liberty Community. He was Baptist by faith and a member of the First Baptist Church of Liberty. He enjoyed fishing, going to church, taking ...

Read More »

PATSY CURRY 1947-2017

Ms. Patsy Curry, age 69, of Ponce De Leon, Florida, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017.  She was born on May 29, 1947 in Westville, Florida to Floyd and Rose Holley Curry.                . Ms. Curry was resident of Ponce De Leon, Florida. She was Holiness by faith. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family. Ms. Curry is preceded ...

Read More »

ONNO “DUTCH” DEJONG 1944-2017

Mr. Onno “Dutch” DeJong, age 73, passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2017. He was born April 23, 1944 in Arnhem, Netherlands to Sybren and Jennigje Nesselaar DeJong. He immigrated to the United States when he was 18 years old. Mr. DeJong was a resident of Walton County. He was Catholic by faith. He was a veteran of the Vietnam Era ...

Read More »

THOMAS LESTER SKIPPER 1930-2017

Mr. Thomas Lester Skipper, age 87, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017. He was born April 26, 1930 in DeFuniak Springs, Florida to Thomas and Daisy Mickler Skipper. Mr. Skipper was a resident of   Walton County. He was Baptist by faith and a member of the Baldwin Avenue Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving his ...

Read More »

STANLEY PLATT 1940-2017

Mr. Stanley Platt, age 77, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in DeFuniak Springs, FL. He was born on January 25, 1940 in Sarasota, FL to William E. Platt and Inez Hisler Platt.  Mr. Platt was a resident of DeFuniak Springs, FL for the past 40 years of his life. He was a veteran of the Vietnam Era and served ...

Read More »

ROBERT HENRY NASH SR. 1951-2017

Mr. Robert Henry Nash, Sr., age 65, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017. He was born on October 28, 1951 in Pascagoula, Mississippi to Henry and Minnie Nash. Mr. Nash was Baptist by faith and a member of West Side Baptist Church in DeFuniak Springs. Robert was also a very avid motorcycle enthusiast.   Mr. Nash was a resident ...

Read More »