Born on October 5, 1957, in Blountstown, Florida, Roosevelt “Bubba” Garrett, Jr. was the second child born to Roosevelt Garrett, Sr. and the late Minnie Lois Garrett. When presented her new brother, one-year-old Mildred nicknamed him Bubba.
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Russell H. Edenfield, 84, of Bristol, Florida, passed away Monday, January 5, 2015, in Bristol.
Russell was born to the late Charles H. and Lucille (Wood) Edenfield in Miami, Florida, October 28, 1930. He was retired from Southwestern Paper Mill as a Paper Maker Supervisor. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict, and was a life member of Veteran of Foreign Wars. Russell was a member of the Panama City Scottish Rite, Blountstown Shrine Club, Past Worshipful Master of Dixie Lodge 109 in Blountstown, a member of Red Level Lodge 134 (Plural) in Altha, Florida, Past Worshipful Master of Ira Lindsey, Sr. Lodge in Parker, Florida, Past Patron of Order of Eastern Star in Parker, and a member of Tupelo Lodge of Wewahitchka, Florida.
Survivors include his wife, Runnell, of Bristol; his daughter, Debra Lynn Gibbons of Lynn Haven, Florida; three step children, Joseph Jones of Augusta, Georgia, Janice Douglas of Panama City, and Judy Herring, also of Panama City; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. CT, Tuesday, January 6, at Adams Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. CT, Wednesday, January 7, at the funeral home with military honors and Masonic rites. Interment will follow in Lake Mystic Cemetery in Bristol.
Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements (ph. 674-5449). You may offer the family condolences online at adamsfh.com.
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