Lora Bell Hill 77, of Panama City, Fla. passed away Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010 at her residence. She was the 4th child born to Enoch and Cornelius Jackson-Gainer on May 10, 1933 in Econfina Creek, Fla. She was joined in holy matrimony to the late... More
Samuel Earnest Hines, Jr., 82, of Wewahitchka, FL, died Nov. 3, 2012. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Wewahitchka,FL. Interment will follow in the Williamsburg Cemetery.... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Nov. 9, 2012
Clara E. Hingleton, 67, loving mother and friend, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 3, 2010. She died peacefully at Florida Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Clara Hingleton was born May 2, 1943, in Bay Harbor, Fla., to the late Clarence... More
Ms. Gwendolyn Evette Holley passed away peacefully at her home on April 16, 2009.
She was born and raised in Panama City, Fla. She attended public school here in Bay County and graduated from Mosely High School. After graduating from high... More
Marjorie Holley, 59, of Panama City, Fla., was called home to eternal rest on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011. She was born July 26, 1952, to Allen Charles "Dude" Holley and the late Hurley Menchion Holley. Public visitation for Ms. Holley will be today... More
Walter James Hollinger, 89, of Panama City, Fla., passed this life Friday, March 28, 2008.
Mr. Hollinger was born Dec. 25, 1918, to Surel and Mary Alice Mobley Hollinger (deceased) in Goodway, Ala. They later moved to Repton, Ala. He learned to... More
Mrs. Flora Holmes, 88, of Panama City, Fla., passed away Friday, Oct. 3, 2008.
Sister Flora Massalina "Granny Topes" Holmes was born June 1, 1920, to the late Janie and Vasti Massalina in Chipley, Fla. Sister Holmes was united in holy matrimony... More
Minister Nancy Holmes, 65, of Panama City, Fla., passed this life on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.
Minister Nancy Holmes, daughter of Charlie and Lucinda Long, was born Sept. 3, 1943. Both parents preceded her in death. She was a lifetime resident of... More
Mrs. Sarah Fay Holmes, 61, of Panama City, Fla., departed this life Monday, Feb. 25, 2008.
She was born Oct. 18, 1946, in Fountain, Fla., to the late Willie Holmes Sr. and Florentine Holmes.
Preceding her in death was her brother, John D.... More
Mary Elizabeth Holmes-Luqman, 87, known as "Lizzie" to many, died peacefully Friday Sept. 3, 2010, in Destin, Fla. She was the daughter of the late Matthew and Marie Holmes and was born in Youngstown, Fla. She had two loving sisters, Mattie L.... More
Mrs. Beatrice W. Russ Howard, 98, of Port St. Joe, Fla. departed this life at 10:52 p.m. on Oct. 11, 2012 at Bridge at Bay St. Joe. Public visitation will begin today from 1-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held on Saturday,... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Oct. 19, 2012
David Lenard Howard, 48, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at his home in Santa Rosa, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Howard; and his grandmother, Ms. Ola Lockhart. He is survived by his wife, Mrs.... More
Minnie Louise Hudspeth, 90, passed this life on Monday, September 7, 2009.
She was born in Dothan, Alabama on July 22, 1919 to the late Zola Stebbins and the late William L. Watson. Sister Hudspeth attended public school and later married the... More
Lewis Huff, Jr. was born in Panama City, Fla., to the late Lewis Huff Sr. and his loving, dedicated and caring mother Lottie Grady of Orlando, Fla. He passed this life on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009.
Lewis lived in Panama City for many years before... More
Nell Huff passed March 8, 2012. Funeral Services will be today, March 17, 2012 at 2 PM at New Beginning Assembly of the Saints Church at 662 Cone Avenue. Interment to follow at Redwood Cemetery. Battle Memorial Funeral Home 1123 Martin Luther... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Mar. 17, 2012
Missionary Dora Hughes, a native of Louisville, Ala., was born to the late Mrs. Leona Haney Deloach and Mr. Oscar Deloach on June 11, 1920. She moved to Panama City, Fla., in the early 1940s, where she remained until her demise, Jan. 18, 2008.
Deacon Ulysee Hunter, 94, of Lynn Haven, Fla., quietly went home to live with Jesus on Nov. 13, 2011. Deacon Hunter was born April 11, 1917, to the late Bishop and Bessie Hunter in Early County, Ga. A devoted member of New Hope Missionary Baptist... More
Mrs. Bertha L. Jackson, 95, of 1010 Cypress Ave., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, in Bay Medical Center.
Bertha Lee Jackson was born to the late Henry and Mary Lee on July 12, 1912, in Foley, Ala. Bertha was married to the late James... More
Corine Wells Jackson, 89, of Panama City, Fla., passed away on Sept. 30, 2012. Public visitation will begin today at 1 p.m., there will be a family hour from 6-7 p.m. this evening at the Battle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Oct. 6, 2012
Gloria Ann Jackson, daughter of Author Eugene Jackson and the late Ethel Overstreet Jackson, was born Nov. 11, 1951, in Thomas County, Ga., and passed this life Monday, April 5, 2010. She attended Thomas County public schools. She was employed... More
Betty L. James, 49, of Riverdale, Ga., passed this life Friday, Aug. 13, 2010. The union of Lonnie and Margareet James was blessed Dec. 13, 1960, in Panama City, Fla., by the birth of their second child, Betty L. James. Betty received her... More
Adrid DeVon Johnson "A. D.", 81, of Lynn Haven, FL passed this earthly life on Oct. 14, 2013. Public visitation will begin on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 from 1-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 12 noon at New... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Oct. 18, 2013
Iisha Ne'Cole Johnson, 16, of Panama City, Fla., passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in Tallahassee, Fla.
It was God's will that he call home one of his angels, Miss Iisha Ne'Cole Johnson.
She attended... More
Unto Charlie and Cassie Faison in Troy, Ala., on July 9, 1929, a child was born. That child was named Robertha Johnson. She accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age. Robertha graduated from Rosenwald High School. She completed... More
Published in Panama City News Herald on Oct. 9, 2013
Agnes "Shorty" Elizabeth Jones, 65, of Panama City, Fla., passed away Monday, Dec. 7, 2009.
She was born May 9, 1944, to the late Mr. Emanuel and Ida Mae Jenkins in Panama City. At an early age, she accepted Christ and united with St. John... More