Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary for McNeal Odom …………

McNeal Odom, age 77, of Chipley passed away surrounded by his loving family on January 13, 2018. He was born on November 5, 1940, in Geneva County, Alabama to Phillip Oneal Odom and Ibbie Lee Jenkins Odom. He came from humble beginnings, the third of nine children, he was the eldest son. He spent his… Read More »

Obituary for Earlie Daniel Vickery ………

Earlie Daniel Vickery, age 89 of Marianna, went home to be with the Lord on January 12, 2018, at Jackson County Hospital in Marianna, Florida. Earlie was born on March 19, 1928, in Alford, Florida to William Elijah Vickery and Mary Elizabeth (Pettis) Vickery. He has been a Florida Panhandle resident since 2000 coming from… Read More »

Obituary for Frank John Edwing ……..

Mr. Frank John Edwing, age 59, of Ponce de Leon, Florida passed away January 12, 2018. He was born March 24, 1958 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Mr. Edwing is survived by his wife, Darlene Edwing; one son, Frank Edwin of NJ; two daughters, Christal Edwing and Jennifer Edwing both of FL; one brother, Fred… Read More »

Obituary for Mary Elizabeth Dinkins ………..

Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Dinkins, age 77, of Bonifay, Florida passed away January 11, 2018, at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City, Florida. She was born April 19, 1940 in Bonifay, Florida to the late William Letcher Wilcox and Ruth A. Ellis Wilcox. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Dinkins was preceded in death by… Read More »

Obituary for Hilda Faye Rabon ………..

Hilda Faye (Proctor) Rabon, age 79, passed from this life Thursday, January 11, 2018.   She was born in Jackson County, FL on December 23, 1938, to Matthew C. and Florence Lucille (Garrett) Proctor. Mrs. Hilda was a Registered Nurse and was a member of Carmel Assembly Of God Church.   She is preceded in… Read More »

Obituary for Betty Sue Lawrence ……..

Betty Sue Lawrence, age 62 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. She was born on August 22, 1955, to the late Brunzell and Shirley (Oakley) Lawrence in Washington County, FL. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by one sister, Debbie Lawrence, one sister… Read More »

Obituary for Joh Hayward Adams ……..

John Hayward Adams, age 58 of Chipley, FL passed from this life on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. He was born on October 14, 1959 to the late Roy Adams and Murle (Deese) Adams in Tallahassee, FL.   Along with his father, John is preceded in death by his wife, Gail Adams, son, Cody Adams and… Read More »

Obituary for Charles Edward Brinkley, Jr. ……..

Charles Edward Brinkley, Jr., age 64 of Bonifay, went home to be with the Lord on January 10, 2018, at Bay Medical Center’s Covenant Hospice Wing. Charles was born on February 15, 1953, in Norfolk, Virginia to Charles Edward Brinkley Sr. and Geraldine Carson. He was a resident of the Florida Panhandle for 10 years… Read More »

Obituary for Inetta King Edmond ………

Mrs. Inetta King Edmond, age 62, of Jacksonville, Florida and formerly of Graceville, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 1, 2018, at the Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville. She was a native of Graceville and retired from the Duval Public School System in Jacksonville, Florida.   Funeral services will be 11 AM,… Read More »

Obituary for David Allen Brookshire ……..

Mr. David Allen Brookshire, age 57, of Caryville, Florida passed away January 6, 2018. He was born July 15, 1960, in Columbus, Ohio to the late William Lee Brookshire and Marian Rebecca Pauley Brookshire. David is survived by numerous friends in the community. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at… Read More »

Obituary for James Melvin Smith ………

Mr. James Melvin Smith, age 88, of Bonifay, Florida passed away January 3, 2018, at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, Florida. He was born March 10, 1929, in Portersville, Alabama to the late Norman Forest Smith and Josie Belma Roberson Smith. Mr. Smith is survived by two sons, Harold Smith and wife Loretta of… Read More »

Obituary for Linda Diane Slaughter ……..

Mrs. Linda Diane Slaughter, age 68, of Westville, Florida passed away January 3, 2018, at her home. She was born October 9, 1949, in Detroit, Michigan.   She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Palmer White; her father, James Buford ‘Pete’ White and wife, Peggy; one daughter, Tammy Melissa Slaughter; and one great-granddaughter,… Read More »

Obituary for Joyce Inclara Henderson ……..

Ms. Joyce Inclara Henderson, age 76, of Bonifay, Florida passed away January 3, 2018, at Bonifay Nursing and Rehab Center.  She was born September 14, 1941, in Bonifay, Florida to the late R.D. Josey and Drucilla Anna Adkins Josey.  In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Henderson, two brothers, Jimmy… Read More »

Obituary for Greg Patterson …….

Greg Patterson, 66 of Washington County, Florida, was born in Bay County on January 22, 1951, and passed away at his home in Bonifay, Florida on January 1, 2018. He was the son of Lillian Cook Patterson and Clyde Patterson.  He was a resident of this county for well over 40 years and taught for… Read More »

Obituary for Margaret E. Polson …….

Margaret E. Polson, age 93 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. She was born on February 23, 1924, in Geneva, AL to the late Albert and Mary (Pickins) Smith. She is preceded in death by her husband R.D. Polson. Survivors include one son, Jack Ray Smith… Read More »