Janice E. Giffin, 71, of Navarre, Florida passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018.
William Cardwell McBride, 75, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018.
Brian Keith Richardson, 31, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018.
Robert W. Alexander, Jr., 76, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Family-Funeral and Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida.
Glynn Allen Thompson, 68, of Pace, Florida passed away Monday, February 12, 2018.
Dorothy O. Pouppirt, 88, of Milton, Florida passed away Monday, February 12, 2018.
Byrd Tyler Brock, 61, of Pace, Florida passed away Monday, February 12, 2018.
Darlene K. Fagan, 71, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Monday, February 12, 2018.
John Robert Philpot, 46, of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida passed away Sunday February 11, 2018 at Ft. Walton Beach Medical Center.
John was born September 11, 1971 in Lexington, KY and was the son of the late Hobert L. Philpot and Shirley Guthrie Philpot. He was a life-long resident of Ft. Walton Beach, FL and graduated from Ft Walton Beach High School in 1989.
John is survived by his wife, Monica H. Philpot; daughter, Asher Philpot; son, Alden Philpot; Brother, Len Philpot and his daughters Linny P. Blair (Tony), Erika P. Borrego (Les) and Tiffany Philpot; sisters Vera Philpot (Steve) Daugherty and their daughter Meredith Daugherty, Nancy Philpot (Kent) Baker and their daughters Dena Acha, Haley Baker, Katie Baker and Julie Baker, Emily Philpot Ingram and her sons Michael Ingram and Jonathan Ingram, and Kitty Philpot (Jerry) Cinnamon.
He is also survived by a host of loving nieces, nephews, great nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends that all loved him very much.
Funeral services will be held Monday February 19, 2018 at Crossroads Church of God, 2016 Palm Drive, Niceville, Florida. Visitation will be held from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and the service will begin at 3:00pm.
Jean Jensen Bailey, 89, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018.
Gerald Franklin Perritt, 80, of Pace, Florida, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018.Gerald was born on February 23, 1937, in Pace, Florida. Gerald lived a long, full life.
He enjoyed "pickin and grinnin" with friends and family, cooking, fishing, socializing and he loved the Lord.
He served his country in the Air Force, was a police officer for the City of Pensacola, deputy with Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and various other gigs until ultimately "The Tree Ape".
One of ten children, Gerald leaves behind three brothers; Paul (Carol), Joe (Brenda) and Larry (Jan); two daughters, Nina Chestnut and Melissa Perritt; a son, Frankie Perritt; six grandchildren, two great grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews, numerous friends and extended family.
Celebration of Life Memorial Visitation will be held at Family-Funeral & Cremation from 1:00 -3:00 pm on Thursday, February 15, 2018.
Ethel Louise Hawkins, 70, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018.
Christine (Tina) Berry Newton, 82, passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2018 with both of her daughters at her bedside at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.
Tina was the daughter of the late Elaine Crafton and James Berry.
Tina was preceded in death by the love of her life, Conrad Newton; son, Tommy John Allen and two sisters Doris McCormick and Phylis Rummel.
Tina left behind four children who loved her dearly; Debra (Thomas) Roberts of Fort Walton Beach, FL, George Newton (Donna Smith) of Pensacola, FL, Rhonda (Cliff) Martin of Cool Ridge, WV and Jack (Alex) Newton of Pensacola, FL; grandchildren, John Allen, Tina Pope, TJ Roberts, Mike Newton, Kristie Newton Lewis, Kristi Claus, Kimberly Claus, Ray Claus, Leigha Wiseman, Ashley Martin and Cliff Martin, Nicole Newton and Blake Newton and their spouses, many great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews who she loved dearly. She will truly be missed every day.
There will be a Memorial Service at a later date in Beckley, WV.
John "Jerry" Chopp, 79, of Pensacola passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 after a 10-year battle with Parkinson's disease.
Jerry was born in Gratztown, Pennsylvania on June 20, 1938. He met his loving wife, Joyce in high school prior to beginning a 46-year career as an industrial engineer for Westinghouse in East Pittsburgh which moved him to Pensacola in 1987.
He was incredibly devoted to his family, especially his three grandsons, whom he helped with scouts, coaching soccer and always attending their events.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Joyce; daughter, Rhonda (Jordan "Chuck") Iserman; son, Randy (Sheila) Chopp; three grandsons, Justin Iserman, Jared Iserman and Jordan Iserman; two sisters, Patsy Robinson and Vivian (John) Lesko and two brothers, Larry (Sandee) Chopp and Ted (Sheryl) Chopp.
A funeral mass will be held on Monday, February 19th at 4:00pm at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Ronald Wing, 88, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018.
John Roland Wingo, 82, of Cantonment, Florida passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018.
Brandt Lee Smith, 38, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. He was born in Slidell, LA and was a graduate of Gulf Breeze High School. He was a former First Class Boatswain’s Mate at the U. S. Coast Guard Academy. He studied Environmental Engineering at Pensacola State College. He was a sales representative at ABC Supply, Inc. in Pensacola, Florida.
Brandt absolutely loved the outdoors. He was known for his mastery and love for fishing, boating and hunting. One of his favorite places he had visited was Alaska. He truly loved wildlife and had a true love for animals.
Brandt was a loving father, son, brother, nephew, cousin, uncle and friend. He was kind and caring to others. His words of wisdom had the ability to bring a smile to peoples’ faces. He had a hidden and pure talent for drawing and his drawings grace the walls of our home.
Brandt is survived by his loving daughter, Madison Smith; parents, Terry and Kim Smith; brother, Bradford “Brad”, his wife Stacey and their son Kolten Smith; sister, Brittney Smith of Gulf Breeze, FL; grandmother, Peggy Smith of Saraland, AL and many nieces, nephews, aunt, uncle and other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Pensacola Beach Community Church, 920 Panferio Drive, Pensacola Beach, Florida.
Dolores E. Livingston, 86, of Navarre, Florida passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Karen Illar, 65, of Crestview, Florida passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
Sabra Miller Scoggins Pierce was born January 31, 1917 at Chapel Hill in Covington County, Alabama to Amon Francis Marion Miller and his wife Exa Magdalene Sallas.
Sabra was the first of their nine children and outlived all but two of her siblings, passing on to her reward on February 5, 2018, just five days after her 101st birthday at her home at Bratt near Pensacola. She was the mother of six children, outliving all but two of them.
After her family her next greatest loves were fishing and needlework. Her grandchildren were gifted with her quilts, embroidered pillow cases and other treasured items.
She is survived by her daughter, Frances Wheeler of the Bratt Community; son, Austin (Betty Jo) Scoggins of River Fall, Alabama; daughters-in-law, Velma Scoggins of Salmon, Idaho and Brenda Scoggins of Kingman, Arizona; 17 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, 41 great-great-grandchildren, and one great-great-great-grandchild; her sister, Varis Blackmon of Chipley, Florida; brother, Ulysses Miller of Clarksville, Florida and numerous nieces and nephews.
She will be greatly missed by her family and friends scattered across the country.
James Fletcher Rhodes, 78, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Sunday, February 4, 2018.
A Committal Service will be held at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Montgomery Memorial Cemetery in Montgomery, Alabama.
Erna Maria Bianchi, 92, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Sunday, February 4, 2018.
Elaine Delania (Goodwin) Grimes of DeFuniak springs passed away on Sunday, February 4th, 2018 at the age of 66.
A devoted mother and grandmother, Elaine was known for her tenacity and indomitable creative spirit. She was an avid painter, sculpture, bibliophile, singer, and published poet. Beloved by many nieces and nephews, she loved sharing great stories with friends and family and will be remembered for the mentorship she provided so many.
Elaine was born to parents Delania (Blair) Kaiser and Lloyd Goodwin on July 20th, 1951 in Crestview, Florida. She grew up as the eldest of seven, attended West Branch High School, studied accounting at Kent State University, and was Catholic by faith.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, William Grimes, Mother, Father, and brother Daniel Kaiser.
Elaine is survived by her daughter, Josee Wilson; her son, Serge (Shana) Belanger; her sisters, Renee (Rick) Bender, Katherine (Joseph) Dunn, and Shelly (Christopher) Burgess; her brothers, Samson (Marie) Kaiser, Robert Kaiser, Randy (Susie) Kaiser, and Nathan Goodwin and six grandchildren. .
The remembrance will be held at a future date.
Robert Joseph LaBelle, Sr., 89, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018.
William Wobig Davis, 85, of Pensacola, Florida passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018.
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