John Land, 85, of Kinard, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at his home.
John was born in Kinard, October 18, 1928, to the late Fred and Sudie (Kemp) Land. He was retired from his pulpwood business and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He attended Cypress Creek Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Helen (Lolley) Land, of Kinard; three sons, Charles Miles and his wife, Brook Ann, of Kinard, Steve Miles and his wife, Imogene, of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Jeff Miles and his wife, Denise, of Panama City, Florida; two daughters, Debbie Kemp and her husband, Franklin, of Kinard and Jeanie Miles of Panama City; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three sisters, Stella Burnham of Chiefland, Florida, Myrtle Irving of Panama City and Betty Cloud and her husband, James, of Grand Ridge, Florida; and a host of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, April 18, at Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 19, at Cypress Creek Cemetery in Kinard with Reverend Daniel Merritt and Chaplain Jack Howell officiating.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). You may offer the family condolences at adamsfh.com.