Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary for Roger Wayne Moore …….

Roger Wayne Moore, age 67 of Chipley, Florida passed from this life on December 25, 2017, at his residence. Roger was born on August 17, 1950, in Davidson County, Tennessee to Frank and Lela Moore. He worked in the construction industry as a pipe layer. He had lived in Florida for the previous 30 years… Read More »

Obituary for Wilson Barwick ………

Wilson (Rudolph) Barwick age 78 of Marianna, Florida, and longtime resident of Jackson County, went to be with his Lord on December 23, 2017. Mr. Barwick was at his son’s home upon his death.  He was surrounded by family and friends. Mr. Barwick was a paint and body man for many years.  He also held minister… Read More »

Obituary for Blanche Grantham

Blanche Grantham, age 95, passed from this life Friday, December 22, 2017, at Northwest Florida Community Hospital. She was born Hartford, AL on October 16, 1922, to Elbert and Margie “Brown” Langford. Blanche was a homemaker for her family. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hershel Grantham; 4 sons, Charles Grantham,… Read More »

Obituary for Blanche Grantham ……

Blanche Grantham, age 95, passed from this life Friday, December 22, 2017, at Northwest Florida Community Hospital. She was born Hartford, AL on October 16, 1922, to Elbert and Margie “Brown” Langford. Blanche was a homemaker for her family.   She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hershel Grantham; 4 sons, Charles… Read More »

Obituary for Jonathan Baldwin ……

Mr. Jonathan Baldwin, age 31, of Jacob City, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 21, 2017, in Graceville, in Graceville, Florida following a sudden illness. He is a native of Jackson County and was employed with Rex Lumber Company, of Graceville. Mr. Baldwin is survived by his mother, Brenda Faye… Read More »

Obituary for Lucille M. Warner

Lucille “Lu” M. Warner, age 92, went home to the Lord on December 18, 2017. She was born in West Virginia to Louis and Sylvia Midkiff McCallister. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty years, Ray Warner, her son, Odie Pauley, Jr. and her siblings, Adeline Bryant, Dazine Probst, Eunice McCallister, Patricia… Read More »

Obituary for Rita Chantay Hawkins

Ms. Rita Chantay Hawkins, age 56, of Bonifay, Florida passed away December 20, 2017, at her home. She was born May 12, 1961, in Marietta, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her father, William Hawkins, her mother, Martha Clayton Hawkins and her step-mother, Linda Hawkins. Mrs. Hawkins is survived by her three children, Crystal… Read More »

Obituary for Willie Dell Bynum ……..

Mrs. Willie Dell Bynum, age 80, of Bonifay, Florida passed away December 20, 2017, at Washington Rehab and Nursing in Chipley, Florida. She was born November 30, 1937, in Malvern, Alabama to the late Elbert and Lecie Zorn Hall. In addition to her parents, Dell was preceded in death by two brothers, Bernice Hall and… Read More »

Obituary for Rita Chantay Hawkins …….

Ms. Rita Chantay Hawkins, age 56, of Bonifay, Florida passed away December 20, 2017, at her home. She was born May 12, 1961, in Marietta, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her father, William Hawkins, her mother, Martha Clayton Hawkins and her step-mother, Linda Hawkins. Mrs. Hawkins is survived by her three children, Crystal… Read More »

Obituary for Jessie Gayle Benchoff Paridon …….

Jessie Gayle Benchoff Paridon departed from her earthly life surrounded by her loving family on Monday, December 18, 2017, at Gulf Coast Medical Center. Gayle was born on August 26, 1932, in Easton, OH to Boyd and Vesta Benchoff. She attended school in Doylestown, along with her four siblings and further met the love of… Read More »

Obituary for Alvin Richner, Jr. …….

Alvin Richner Jr., age 88 of Cottondale, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on December 18, 2017, at Jackson Hospital in Marianna, Florida. Alvin was born on October 10, 1929, in Coalport, Pennsylvania to Alvin and Ethel (Templeton) Richner Sr. He was a resident of the Florida Panhandle since coming from Chicago, Illinois… Read More »

Obituary for Lucille M. Warner …….

Lucille “Lu” M. Warner, age 92, went home to the Lord on December 18, 2017. She was born in West Virginia to Louis and Sylvia Midkiff McCallister. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty years, Ray Warner, her son, Odie Pauley, Jr. and her siblings, Adeline Bryant, Dazine Probst, Eunice McCallister, Patricia… Read More »

Obituary for Little Joe Cross …….

Little Joe Cross, age 52 of Chipley, Florida, passed from this life on Sunday, December 17, 2017.  He was born on June 8, 1965 to Joe and Shirley (Atkinson) Cross in Inverness, FL. He has been a resident of Chipley for the past two years moving from Cartersville, Georgia. Along with his parents Joe is… Read More »

Obituary for Edna Imogene Bellot McDonald

Ms. Edna Imogene Bellot McDonald, 89, of Bonifay, Florida passed away December 14, 2017, at Signature Healthcare of North Florida in Graceville, Florida. She was born November 2, 1928, in Old Town, Florida to the late Julius Edward Bellot and Maybell Gunter Bellot. In addition to her parents, Edna was preceded in death by her… Read More »

Obituary for Vonda K. Kennedy ……….

Mrs. Vonda K. Kennedy of Chipley, Florida, passed away on December 16, 2017, in the Bonifay Nursing & Rehab. Center of Bonifay, Florida. She was 51 years old. Vonda was born on May 13, 1966, to Myrtle Crook and the late Lifton Robinson, Sr., in Chipley, Florida. She is survived by her husband: Greg Kennedy… Read More »