June Glass, 85, of Blountstown, passed away Sunday, June 5, 2016.
Born in Telogia, April 17, 1931, June was the daughter of Henry Lewis and Trudie (Dickerson) Newsome. She was a registered nurse at Liberty County Health Department until her retirement in 1995 and was a member of the Nurses Association. She was a member of Blountstown First Baptist Church and was pianist for many years.
June was preceded in death by her father, Henry Lewis Newsome, and a grandson, Ren Glass.
Survivors include her husband, Freddie Glass, of Blountstown; two sons, Tony Glass and his wife, Molly, of Clarksville, and Timmy Glass and his wife, Terri, also of Clarksville; two daughters, Debbie Sharp and her husband, Reggie, of Blountstown and Jennifer Martin and her husband, Randy, of Tallahassee; grandchildren, Regina Williams and her husband, Grant, Catrina Stewart and her husband, Tony, Sabrina Dunlap and her husband, John, Eric Glass, George Glass, Austin Glass, all of Blountstown, Erin Glass of Tallahassee, Casey Dunham and her husband, Garrett, of Sneads, and Shannon Corbin and his wife, Heather, of Tennessee; seven great-grandchildren; her mother, Ms. Trudie Newsome; two brothers, James Ferrell Newsome and his wife, Mary, of Grand Ridge and Johnny Michael Newsome and his wife, Elma, of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Janice White and her husband, Bob, of Gulf Breeze, and Joan Martel and her husband, Troy, of Murphy, North Carolina; and a host of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 7, at Adams Funeral Home. The service will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 8, at Blountstown First Baptist Church with Reverend Jerry Chumley officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Covenant Hospice, 4215 Kelson Avenue Suite E, Marianna, FL 32446 or First Baptist Church, 17091 South Main Street, Blountstown, FL 32424.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangementsm (ph. 674-5449). You may offer the family condolences online at adamsfh.com.
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May 23: Jesse Ray Bailey, failure to appear, violation of conditional release
May 24: Jessica Clark, out of county warrant; Keijuan Jamal Davis, battery; James Keith Golden, burglary of unoccupied dwelling, failure to appear; Jeffery Charles Tipton, larceny, burglary of a structure, out of county warrant
May 25: Brenda Kay Moore, VOP
May 26: Talris Terrell Brown, felony battery
May 28: Willie James Edwards, violation of conditional release; Henry Fain, intimidation
May 29: Chase Alexander Hinson, battery; Brendan McCardle, aggravated battery on person 65 or older, battery on officer, assault/threat
May 30: Jacob Christopher Wallen, failure to appear [Full Story »]
Mrs. Vivian Lucille (Thomas) Mears, 93, of Altha, FL, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016, in Blountstown.
Vivian was born on October 17, 1922, in Altha to James and Vera (Kearce) Thomas. Vivian was a homemaker. She was Salutatorian of the Altha graduating class of 1942. Vivian lived in Altha all of her life and was a member of Sunny Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church in Altha.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Mears; two daughters, Teresa Stilwell and Penny Franklin; and one brother, Paul Thomas.
She is survived by two sons, Ronald Mears, of Blountstown, and Tim Mears and wife, Gail, of Altha; three daughters, Christine Sears and husband, Bob, of Milton, FL, Sharon Pollard and husband, Clark, of Wesley Chapel, FL, and Elizabeth Holland of Blountstown; 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held Saturday, May 28, at 11:00 am (CDT) at Sunny Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church in Altha with Robert Barton officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday, May 28, from 10:00 am (until service time at 11:00 am (CDT) at Sunny Hill Pentecostal Holiness Church in Altha.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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