William A. “Bill” Waller, 78, of Blountstown, Florida, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013, in Tallahassee, Florida.
Bill was born September 1, 1934, in Gladewater, Texas, to the late Cleo and Bonnie (Rose) Waller. He was IT Manager for Shelton Trucking in Altha, Florida, for many years. He was a very active member of First Baptist Church in Blountstown and was a great Bible scholar. He was a member of the Men’s Adult I Sunday school class and was a member of B.A.L.L. (Be Active Live Longer) Club. He loved horses and he loved to golf.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of forty-six years, Marilyn (Summers) Waller.
Survivors include sons, Gerald Waller, and his wife, Marcie, of Franklin, Tennessee, Jay Waller and his wife, Kimberly, of Tallahassee, and William A. “Bill” Waller, Jr. of Houston, Texas; a daughter, Diana McKown, of Quinlan, Texas; grandchildren, Aaron, Daniel, Trevor, and Emma Waller, and Chas and Daniel Groebe; a brother, Harold Waller, of Mineola, Texas; and a sister, Sue Williams, of Livingston, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 6, at First Baptist Church with Reverend Tim Rhoads officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Florida Baptist Children’s Home in memory of Bill Waller.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (phone 850-674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.
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Robbie Sale, 88, of Blountstown, Florida passed away Monday, April 1, 2013, in Tallahassee, Florida.
Robbie was born February 7, 1925, to the late Clifford and Martha Elizabeth (Richardson) Black in Lee, Florida. She enjoyed playing Bridge with her friends in the Blountstown Bridge Club (a member since 1952) and enjoyed having lunch with the Red Hat Ladies. She was a member of Blountstown First Baptist Church and the Estelle Ramsey Sunday school class.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Sale, and a granddaughter, Corbin Elizabeth Daughtry.
Survivors include daughters, Jackie Stewart and her husband, Kenny, of Mt. Dora, Florida, and Robyn Daughtry and her husband, Bobby, of Tallahassee; grandchildren, Tony Stewart, Jack Stewart, Joshua Daughtry, and Jacob Daughtry; two great-grandchildren, Kenley Stewart and Caden Stewart; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 5, in the Chapel at Adams Funeral Home with Mike Ellis and Reverend Tim Rhoads officiating. Interment will follow in Nettle Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 4, at the funeral home.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.
Lorene D. Brown
Mrs. Lorene D. Brown, 87, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, in Blountstown.
Lorene was born on May 13, 1925, in Altha, FL, and had lived in Calhoun County all of her life. She was a retired bank finance officer and a member of the Episcopal faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Clyde (McQuagge) Dillard.
Survivors include one son, John Robert Brown, and his wife, Maxine, of Tallahassee, FL; one daughter, Nancy (Brown) Bracewell, and her husband, Lee, of Tallahassee; one brother, Arthur Gayle Dillard, and his wife, Sylvia, of Atlanta, GA; five grandchildren, Jason Brown, Alex Brown, Tim Brown, Lukas Bracewell and Marley Bracewell; one great-granddaughter, Joanna Brown; and many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 2, at 11:00 am (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Allan Nichols officiating. Interment will follow in Chipola Cemetery in Altha, FL. The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 2, 2013 from 9:30 am (CDT) until service time at 11:00 am (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL. [Full Story »]
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Mar. 18: Brandon Dickerson, state VOP; James Deurdorff, DUI
Mar. 19: Diana Sumner, county VOP; Mark McGill, non-support; Latoria Martin, failure to appear
Mar. 20: Curt Johnson, DWLSR with knowledge; Billy Carroll, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon; Rayburn Henderson, falsely impersonating an officer/altered driver’s license
Mar. 21: Carey Snell, disorderly conduct; violation of conditional release; Eric Tolley, DWLSR, state VOP, possession of meth; James Casey, violation of conditional release/battery
Mar. 23: Justin Lovett, robbery with a weapon; Joseph Whatley, DWLSR with knowledge; Bobby Hall, DWLSR [Full Story »]
Mr. Bernice Chambers, age 95, of Clarksville, FL passed early Friday morning, March 22, 2013 in Blountstown, FL. Bernice was born on March 20, 1918 in Florala, AL and had lived in Clarksville since 1961 coming from Laura Hill, FL. He was a retired farmer and a member of Poplar Head Baptist Church in Clarksville also a member of Woodman of the World. Bernice was preceded in death by his wife, Maggie Chambers.
Two sons, Darwin Chambers and his wife, Jan of Clarksville, FL
Anthony Chambers and his wife, Gina of Clarksville, FL
Brother, Emmitt Chambers of Florala, AL
Sister, Flora Saunders and her husband, Fred of Oklahoma
Five grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10:00 am (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Tommy Sumner and Reverend Russell Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Poplar Head Cemetery in Clarksville. The family will receive friends Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 5:00 pm (CDT) until 7:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.