Robert Theodore Hodge, 49, of Mary Esther, Florida passed away on Friday, July 30,2021.
Joe Bush, 74, of Crescent City, Florida passed away on Friday, July 30, 2021.
James Carter Parson, 70, of Shalimar, Florida passed away on Friday, July 30, 2021.
He was born at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, on November 18, 1950 to Col. Merlin H. Parson and Beatrice Lucille Carter Parson. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor Arts degree in Political Science. Where he majored in International Relations and minored in History of the U.S. and Anthropology of American Indians. He worked for 37 years, Bookkeeping, Computer programming, Accounts Receivable and Accounting for several businesses.
He married Donna Walters Polous, New Years Eve on the Millennium. She is his first and only wife. He was a husband, step father and Pawpaw to 7 granddaughters. Jim enjoyed playing bridge and Texas-holdem on the computer. He loved sailing down the sound, listening to Santana.
James is survived by his wife Donna Parson; step sons David Lewis (Robyn) and Shane Polous; Grandaughters, Ragen, Cassie, Chesney, Paisley, Jazmyn, Zoey, and Cadence; step sister Kim Verran (Tommy); brother Tony. He is preceded in death by his father Col. Merlin Parson and step-mother Myra Parson.
A Memorial will take place at a later time.
Flor Aleli Gonzalez-Castillo, 87, of Navarre, Florida passed away on Friday, July 30, 2021.
Barbara Joyce Farnham, 83, of Fort Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Friday, July 29, 2021 after a brief illness. She was born October 9, 1937 in Detroit Michigan to Edwin and Evelyn (Bresnahan) Riess.
Mrs. Farnham worked over 25 years for the Detroit Free Press newspaper serving as a copy editor and as the assistant to the executive editor.
Barbara is survived by her son Robert Farnham, her daughter Mary Ellen, her grandchildren Cristina, Brooke, John Paul, Ashley and great-grandson Cayden
Family will receive guests Monday August 2, 2021 from 4-5 pm at Family-Funeral & Cremation 101 Mary Esther Blvd, Mary Ester, FL 32569 where Funeral Services will be held at at 5pm. Memorialization after will be by cremation. Placement of her cremated remains will be held at a future date at Beal Memorial Cemetery in Fort Walton Beach, FL.
Carol Ann Kain, 71, of Fort Walton Beach, Florida passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021.
Joshua D. Miller, 45, of Brazil,Indiana passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021.
Barbara Joyce Farnham, 83, of Fort Walton Beach, Florida passed away Thursday July 29, 2021.
James Alexander Andem, 79, of Navarre, Florida passed away on Wednesday, July 28,2021.
Berwyn A. Donley II, 61, of Niceville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021.
He was born in Pensacola, FL on March 24, 1960, to Richard E. and Bettye H. Donley. He graduated from The University of West Florida with a Master’s degree in Business Administration, Management.
Berwyn worked decades in the food service industry receiving numerous awards with a number of restaurant chains as a General Manager to include Hardees, Pepsico Inc./Hot N’ Now Inc., McAlister’s Gourmet Deli, Burger King, Whataburger Ventures Ltd, and with his most recent being Sonic of Shalimar, FL. He was also a Committeemen member of the Okaloosa County Republican Party. He was active in his community being involved in different areas Chamber of Commerce. He was loved and respected by his employees and peers. He was a problem solver that often took on difficult and unwanted projects at work and home. He was a devoted son who took care of his elderly Mother, and a loving brother to his siblings and wonderful Uncle to his nieces and nephew.
Berwyn is preceded in death by his Father Richard E. Donley. He is survived by his Mother Bettye H. Donley, sister Dawn D. Wygal and husband Richard T. Wygal, brother Richard A. Donley and wife Kelly Thurlow Donley, nephew Jonathon T. Wygal, nieces Brittany M. Daar and husband Tracy L. Daar II, Sydney E. Donley, Taylor M. Donley, great nieces Kaleigh and Khloe, great nephew Colton, as well as numerous Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.
Funeral arrangements are scheduled for Friday August 6, 2021. Viewing from 10am-12pm, with service to follow at Family-Funeral and Cremation, 5627 North Davis Highway, Pensacola, FL 32503. Interment will be at Bayview Memorial Park, 3351 Scenic Highway, Pensacola, FL 32503. Pastor Nancy Hammond will officiate. Pallbearers will be Richard A. Donley, Richard T. Wygal, Jonathon T. Wygal, Tracy L. Daar II, Ben Greenslait, and Mark Ulrich. Ami Russ, Soloist. Flowers and condolences maybe be offered at Family-Funeral and Cremation, 5627 North Davis Highway, Pensacola, FL 32503.