Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary for Shirley Hudson …….

Ms. Shirley Hudson of Panama City, Florida and a native of Vernon, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 10, 2017. She was 68 years old. Shirley was born on March 24, 1949, in Washington County, Florida to the late Terah and Burlean Douglas Hunter. She was of the Christian Faith… Read More »

Obituary for Kimberly Marie Pitts ………

Mrs. Kimberly Marie Pitts, age 49, of Westville, Florida passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017. She was born September 20, 1968, in Panama City, Florida. Kim was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Curtis and Alice White, her paternal grandparents, B.M. and Carlie Thomas and a brother, David Thomas. Kimberly graduated from Mosely High… Read More »

Obituary for William Allen Drew …….

William Allen Drew age 50, of Marianna, Florida passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Marianna and worked for Shores Construction. William is survived by his Mother Lyvonne McAllister and husband Tom of Marianna, son John Coty Drew and wife Amanda of Marianna, daughter Regina Nichole… Read More »

Obituary for Lela Bell Jones …….

Mrs. Lela Bell Jones, age 83, of Lakeland, Florida and formerly of Jacob City, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 2, 2017, in Lakeland, FL. She was a native of Jackson County and a member of the Saint Mary Missionary Baptist Church in Jacob City. Mrs. Lela Bell Jones, of… Read More »

Obituary for Lynn E. Donaldson ……

Lynn E. Donaldson (July 17, 1950 – December 2, 2017)  Lynn E. Donaldson, age 67 of Marianna, FL passed from this life on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at his home. He was born on July 17, 1950, to the late Herb and Betty (Haskill) Donaldson in Pontiac, MI. Lynn has been a resident of the… Read More »

Obituary for Eddie Benefield, Sr. ……..

Eddie “Mule Man” Benefield Sr., age 63 of Cottondale, Florida, passed from this life on December 2, 2017, at Jackson Hospital in Marianna, Florida. Eddie was born on April 8, 1954, in Jackson County, Florida to Henry and Jeanie (Harris) Benefield. A lifelong resident of the Florida panhandle, Eddie was known as “Mule Man”, and… Read More »