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JERRY LEON FARLEY 1954-2019

Mr. Jerry Leon Farley, age 64, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019. He was born on March 5, 1954 in Merritt Island, Florida to Don Farley and Evelyn Horne Farley. Mr. Farley was a resident of Walton County, Florida. He was a veteran of the United States Armed Forces for over 11 years serving his country in the United States ...

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PATSY JUNE CHMITLIN 1939-2019

Ms. Patsy June Chmitlin, age 79, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019. She was born on December 15, 1939, in Findlay, Ohio to Roy Andrew Chmitlin and Mary Margaret Simon Chmitlin. Ms. Chmitlin was a resident of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida.  She was Christian by faith and a member of Beachside Fellowship Church in Panama City Beach, Florida.  She attended ...

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JERRY LEON FARLEY 1954-2019

Mr. Jerry Leon Farley, age 64, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019. He was born on March 5, 1954 in Merritt Island, Florida to Don Farley and Evelyn Horne Farley. Mr. Farley was a resident of Walton County, Florida. He was a veteran of the United States Armed Forces for over 11 years serving his country in the United States ...

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KATHERINE M. HABBARD 1955-2019

Mrs. Katherine M. Habbard, age 63, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019. She was born on August 11, 1955 in Tampa, Florida to John Washington Hydle and Elsa Hatlestead Hydle. Mrs. Habbard was a resident of Walton County, Florida. She was Mormon by faith and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints DeFuniak Springs Ward.  ...

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CHRISTY ELIZABETH MELCHER 1981-2019

Mrs. Christy Elizabeth Melcher, age 37, passed away Monday, January 21, 2019. She was born on March 14, 1981, in Fort Benning, Georgia to Floyd Hardee, Jr. and Christina T. Bouknight Hardee. Mrs. Melcher was a resident of Freeport, Florida. She went to Freeport High School.  She worked at Michael’s department store as a department manager in Destin for 12 ...

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IRIS JACKIE CAULEY JACKSON 1928-2019

Iris Jackie Cauley Jackson (Irisy), age 90, of Freeport, Florida passed from this life peacefully and surrounded by family on January 17, 2019. Iris was the daughter of Jessie and Mark Windol Cauley. On November 24, 1945, she married Evans Herman Jackson of Freeport where they made their home. Together they had five sons and a daughter and owned several ...

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JO ANN HICKS SKIPPER 1935-2019

JoAnn Hicks Skipper, 83 of Ponce De Leon, went to her heavenly home on January 14, 2019.  She was born December 4, 1935 in Foley, Florida to Joe Dee and Lyndal Rhodes Hicks. She attended Ponce De Leon High School and Okaloosa Walton Junior College in Niceville, Florida. Mrs. Skipper was a member of Otter Creek Methodist Church her entire ...

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MARTIN JAMISON 1925-2019

Mr. Martin Jamison, age 93, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. He was born on December 7, 1925 in Kentucky to Henry and Nancy Jamison.  Mr. Jamison was a resident of Walton County. He was a Seventh Day Adventist and a member of New Life Church in DeFuniak Springs, Florida. Mr. Jamison was preceded in death by his father and mother; ...

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JUSTIN CAMERON MASON 1991-2019

Mr. Justin Cameron Mason, age 27, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2019. He was born December 10, 1991 in Evansville, Indiana to Dennis and Marilyn Hilborn Mason.  Mr. Mason was a resident of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.  He graduated from Boonville High School in Boonville, Indiana in 2008. He worked as a plumber in construction and worked for Andrews Plumbing and Electrical ...

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JACK PRESTON SEARS 1931-2019

Mr. Jack Preston Sears, age 87, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019. He was born September 4, 1931 in Greenville, Missouri to Clare and Flowers Preston Sears.  Mr. Sears was a resident of Walton County, Florida. He was Christian by faith.  He was a veteran of the Korean War having received many awards for his Valor during combat. He worked as ...

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