MARSHALL, Percelle Caruso Jr. Homegoing celebration for Mr. Percelle Caruso Marshall Jr. who passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 will be held Saturday, May 3 at 2 pm, Mt. Moriah P.B. Church, 1225 N, Nebraska Ave. Dr. B.R. Fulton pastor, officiating. Percelle (Percy) Caruso Marshall Jr. was born Feb. 13, 1931 in Micanopy, FL to the late Percy C. Marshall and Sarah Bryant. He attended schools in Alachua and Pinellas County and graduated from Gibbs High school in 1949. Thereafter, Mr. Marshall joined the U.S. Air force and served in the Korean War where he received a medal for his service as well as a good conduct medal, DCC medal and UN service medal. He was honorable discharged in 1954. His favorite things to do were bowling, playing softball, reading, and photography. He was preceded in death by both of his parents; life companion, Alma Jean Mitchell, and brother, Leroy Marshall. Mr. Marshall is survived by his only devoted son, Kelvin Marshall; lovely granddaughter, Tayanna Marshall; 3 brothers, Orion Marshall (Rachel), James Marshall of Gainsville, John Marshall (Felicia); 6 sisters, Marion Scott of Charlotte, NC, Paula Marshall, Rosa Marshall, Janet Marshall, Mary Carter (Thomas) of Gainesville, and Jeralene Marshall of Jacksonville; 27 nieces and nephews; 8 great-nieces and nephews; a special friend and neighbor, Gladys Washington and a host of other relatives and friends. The visitation will be held at Aikens Funeral Home Friday May 3 from 5-8 pm. Family and friends are asked to meet at the church on Saturday for the service.
Aikens Funeral Home - Tampa
2708 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Tampa, FL 33610
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Apr. 30, 2014