Mr. Rupert H. Brown, 104, of Clarksville, FL, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Clarksville.
Rupert was born on May 4, 1911, in Lyman, MS, to Joseph and Mary Brown. Rupert worked for Southeastern Pipe Line for 22 years, and also worked for Colonial Pipe Line 13 years. Mr. Brown also loved farming. He lived in Clarksville most of his life and was a member of Poplar Head Baptist Church in Clarksville.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margie.
He is survived by one son, Hubert L. Brown, and wife, Marsha, of Lafayette, GA; three daughters, Ann Mickey and husband, Wayne, of Anderson, SC, Elaine Hill and husband, Jim, of Columbia, SC, and Linda Horton and husband, John, of Simpsonville, SC; one sister, Faye Wilhelm, of Maitland, FL; 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 30, at 4:00 pm (CDT) at Poplar Head Baptist Church in Clarksville with Reverend Russell Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Poplar Head Cemetery in Clarksville. The family will receive friends Saturday, May 30, from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm (CDT) at Poplar Head Baptist Church in Clarksville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Poplar Head Baptist Church, 19118 NW SR 73, Clarksville, FL 32430, for the Madison Marshall fund.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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Richard Lee Holley, 56, of Panama City, Florida, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, after an extended illness.
Born in Panama City, November 4, 1958, Richard was the son of the late Charles Kilbourne and his mother, Gracie E. (Harden) Holley.
He was a lifelong resident of Panama City and maintained x-ray machines for many years in the area.
He is survived by his mother, Gracie E. (Harden) Holley, of Panama City; his daughter, Bridget Gough, also of Panama City; two grandchildren, Anthony Cane Gough and Anthony Nathan Gough; and a sister, Tracee Webb, of Crestview, Florida.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (ph. 674-5449) and you may offer the family condolences online at adamsfh.com.
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The Tigers played a two quarter jamboree at Port St. Joe this past Thursday. The Tigers played Graceville in the 1st quarter and won by a score of 7-0. Chason Roulhac hit Tristen Burke on a TD pass and Derek Eberly booted the X-point. The defense played good in holding down Graceville's up tempo style offense.
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May 18: Clifford Dykes, Jr., DWLSR; Jesse Free, out of county warrant
May 19: Carla Lea Causey, battery, trespassing; Jesie Miller, VOP
May 20: Stephen Johnson, failure to appear; Jamie B. McCardle, VOP; Daniel Ray Reeves, violation of conditional release
May 21: Michael Lundgren, contributing to the delinquency of a minor; burglary of a structure unarmed, larceny over $300/less than $5000, criminal mischief [Full Story »]