Obituaries

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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CLARENCE M CAMPBELL 1945-2017

Clarence M Campbell of DeFuniak Springs, FL departed this life on May 2, 2017. He was born on May 25, 1945 in Argyle, FL, Clarence was the third child of the late Mace and Marie Campbell. Clarence attended elementary, middle and high school in Walton County, graduating from Tivoli High School in 1963. He continued his formal education first at ...

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HURON “KITTY” LORETTA CROSBY 1931-2017

Mrs. Huron “Kitty” Loretta Crosby, age 85, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in DeFuniak Springs, FL. She was born on August 25, 1931 in Vernon, FL to Coy R Hightower and Annie Ruth Evans Hightower. She was a resident of Freeport, FL.   Mrs. Crosby was Methodist by faith. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother to her ...

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ADELINE ROSEBELL MARTIN GARNER 1925-2017

Mrs. Adeline Rosebell Martin Garner, age 91, of Bonifay, Florida passed away May 4, 2017 at Stanley House in DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  She was born August 14, 1925 in High Point, North Carolina to the late Madison and Sarah Lawson Martin.  In addition to her parents, Adeline was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin S. Garner and five brothers, William ‘Bill’ ...

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BETTY MUSTACHIO 1947-2017

Betty Mustachio of Seagrove Beach sadly passed away on April 28, 2017. At her side were her beloved husband Joe, daughter Jill, son-in-law Eric and four of her grandsons. Born in Bangor, Maine on July 28, 1947, Betty graduated from Brewer High School with academic honors. Betty began her successful real estate career in 1983 when she joined Harry Norman ...

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BERTHA ARAZONIA MONTGOMERY INFINGER 1926-2017

Mrs. Bertha Arazonia Montgomery Infinger, from Red Bay, FL, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 in DeFuniak Springs, FL. She was born in Covington County (Kinston) Alabama on November 4, 1926 to Hampton Smith Montgomery and Fannie Frances Adams. As a young child Miss Montgomery and her family moved to Red Bay, Florida. During her teen years she met ...

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NICHOLAS MARTIN

Nicholas Martin, a self-proclaimed jack of all trades and life-long resident of the Emerald Coast, died unexpectedly on April 27, 2017 at the age of 39. Nick is survived by his parents, Phillip and Frances Martin; his wife, Nicole Martin; his son, Austin Martin; his sister, Melanie Martin Petty and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In his 39 years on ...

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