A wise man once said, “The road to success is not easy to navigate, but with hard work, drive and passion, it's possible to achieve.” The Altha FFA Chapters set a goal to work hard to achieve the goals that they had set, and they did just that.
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Aug. 18: Clarence Reed, Jr., withholding support; Dewey Ralph Smith, VOP; Amanda Davis, VOP, battery; Ruben A. Estrada Novoa, operating motor vehicle without valid license
Aug. 19: Curtis Jermaine Carter, resisting officer, destroying or tampering with evidence; James Phillip Mayo, VOP
Aug. 20: Levar Algernon Johnson, VOP; Melinda Michelle Pelt, burglary of a dwelling; Joseph Edward Simpson, VOP
Aug. 21: Bobby Ray Sanders, VOP; Mark E. Watson, VOP
Aug. 22: Demi Marie Ammons, out of county warrant
Aug. 24: Kevin Banasiak, disorderly intoxication, resisting; John Wayne Brown, out of county warrant; Roshawn Pringley, robbery with firearm [Full Story »]
Mrs. Rachel Silcox, 60, of Clarksville, FL, passed away early Saturday morning August 22, 2015, at her home.
Rachel was born on March 28, 1955, in Jackson County and had lived in Calhoun County for most of her life. She, along with her husband, Wesley, are owners and operators of Silcox Auto Repair in Blountstown.
Rachel was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Jewell Harris, and two brothers, Joe Lindsey and Larry Harris.
She attended Lake Mystic Baptist Church in Bristol, FL.
Survivors include her husband of 42 years, Wesley Silcox, of Clarksville; one son, Chris Silcox, of Blountstown; one daughter, Angela Harper, and her husband, Obie, of Bristol; one brother, Wade Harris, and his wife, Ellen, of Fountain, FL; four sisters, Joan Sims and her husband, Melford, of Tallahassee, FL, Melissa Phinney and her husband, James, of Fountain, Gloria Smith of Bristol, and Sherleen Jones of Birmingham, AL; three grandchildren, Tiffany Merkison, Crystal Merkison and Joshua Howell; and two great-grandchildren, Arrabella Shuler and Branson Merkison.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 25, at 11:00 am (CDT) at Lake Mystic Baptist Church in Bristol with Reverend Jerry Chumley officiating. Interment will follow in Lake Mystic Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday, August 24, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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