Obituaries

Dorothy May Smith, age 92, passed away on December 1, 2019. She was born in Aberdeen, Scotland on April 12, 1927 to Allan and Fanny Tough. She was baptized on June 9, 1927 by the Minister of Gilcomston Parish in Aberdeen. Her father, Allan, was a ships engineer and came to Miami on a voyage wi ...
Debbie Ann Gulledge of Chiefland, FL passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at the E.T. York Hospice Care Center in Gainesville, FL.  She was 54. Born in Gainesville, FL, Debbie lived her life in Chiefland, FL. She was a member of the Hope Church. Debbie worked as a family service advocate w ...
Mary Harris Rogers 95, of Tavares, passed away on November 27, 2019. She was born in Eustis and made Eustis and Tavares her home all her life. She was the former owner of Rogers Equipment of Tavares and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Tavares. She is survived by her children; Bill Rogers ...
Kevin H. Barnicle 72, of Mount Dora, Florida, passed away on November 26, 2019. He was born to George and Marie Gleason Barnicle in Natick, Massachusetts on June 6, 1947. He was a retired Property Manager for Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts and he was of the Anglican faith. He is survi ...
Elmo Adams 74, of Tavares, passed away on November 8, 2019. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri and moved here in 1970. He was a Christian, an active community theater participant and had previously lived in Mount Dora. Elmo worked his entire career as an Educator for the Lake County Public School ...
Paul Wade Henson, 49, went to be with his Lord, November 8, 2019. Paul was born in Lebanon, Missouri on December 4, 1969 his last residence was in St. George, West Virginia before moving to St. Augustine, Florida in 1980. In 1980, he moved from St. George to St. Augustine, Florida and resided there ...
Mitchell Heath Nelson 33, of Mount Dora, passed away on November 12, 2019. He was born in Wytheville, Virginia, he first came to Florida in 2005 then to Mount Dora in 2009. Heath was the Bar Manager for Pisces Rising in Mount Dora. He is survived by his partner Andrew Coyle, his parents, Donna and S ...
Jo Ann Braun Bobbitt 84, of Eustis, passed away on October 27, 2019. She was born in Birmingham, Alabama, she and Richard raised their family in Lighthouse Point, Florida and retired in Lake County in the late 1990s. Jo Ann enjoyed the Garden Club, travel and antiquing, and served for 32 years in Ch ...
Cedar Key native Charles Henry Hathcox, 73, of Graceville, FL, left his earthly world to be with his heavenly family October 26, 2019. He suffered a broken heart after the death of his brother. Charles will be laid to rest in his beloved hometown of Cedar Key. He was a 25 year veteran of the Flor ...
Mrs. Virginia Mae Williams (Richardson) of Old Town, FL passed away on Monday, October 20, 2019 at the Tri County Nursing Home in Trenton, FL. She was 83. Ginny was born in Camden, N.J. on January 16, 1936. Ginny is preceded in death by her husband Frank C. Williams Sr.; brother, Albert Richa ...
Ruth Carroll, 97, of Chiefland, FL formally of Crestline, OH passed away on Thursday, October 24th, 2019 at her home after a long illness. Ruth was born in Carter County, Kentucky on May 15th, 1922 to the late Ambrose and Virginia (Rucker) Branham. She married Rollen J. Carroll in 1938 to 1996 ( ...
Regina D. Lyle 83, of Leesburg, passed away on October 25, 2019. She was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved here in 2002 from Virginia Beach, Virginia. Regina was retired from the Federal Government having worked as the Director of a Child Care Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Regina was a memb ...
Alexis Kathryn "Alex" Baldeck 28, of Eustis, passed away on October 24, 2019. She was born in Orlando and made Central Florida her home all her life. She worked as a drafter. She is survived by her parents, Robert and Kathryn G. Baldeck of Eustis, her brother Graham Baldeck (Brittney) of Phoenix, Ar ...
Marilyn Coffey Garner 73, of Eustis, passed away on October 15, 2019. She was born in Lochgelly, West Virginia and moved to Eustis in 1956 from Lochgelly. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Eustis and was a retired bookkeeper in the graphics industry. She was predeceased by her son ...
Donley Edwin Leedy 88, of Tavares, passed away on October 13, 2019. He was born in Belleville, Ohio and moved to Tavares from DeBary, Florida in 2000. He was a member of the Christian Church and a Veteran having served in the United States marine Corp during the Korean War. He is survived by his sib ...
Warren E. Tilyou 88, of Bushnell, passed away on October 12, 2019. He was born in Pennsylvania and made Bushnell his home for 20 years having moved there from Brooksville. He was the retired Chief Electrician for Florida Power Corporation, and a Veteran of the United States Air Force having served d ...
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hill, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh. Thanks and praise, For our days, Neath the sun, Neath the stars, Neath the sky, As we go, This we know, God is nigh. A Funeral Mass for Mr. Gerald Lambert will be held on Thurs ...
Kevin Edward Wright of Leesburg, FL passed away on Friday, October 11,2019 with his loving mother by his side. Kevin was born on November 26, 1960 in Fairmont, West Virginia to Clarence and Carolyn Wright. Kevin moved to Leesburg, FL from Fredricksburg, VA in 2004. He worked in the health care indus ...
Mr. Melvin D. Smith a 24 year resident of Williston, FL passed away at his home on Saturday, October 5, 2019. He was 78. Mr. Smith was an auto mechanic and came to Williston, FL from Miami, FL. Mr. Smith was a handy man, he loved to mechanic and bowl. His top priority was his family. He le ...
Ms. Mary L. Doby of Williston, FL passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the Williston Rehab. and Care Center in Williston, FL. She was 87. Ms. Doby is under the care of the Knauff Funeral Home-Williston, FL (352) 528-3481.