Karen Michelle Markham (46) of Lake City, passed away on Friday, September 28, 2012. She was born in Lake City and resided here most of her life. She graduated from CHS in 1984 and served in the US Army from 1985-1988. She was the daughter of Alton and Frances (Young) Markham. She was predeceased by her father and mother and by grand-parents George & Eula Markham, Ernest Jenkins, and Mayhew Young.
she is survived by her grandmother Verna Vogt, and care giver Jr. Purvis and his son Christopher Purvis (Tampa). Her sisters Rebecca Deese (Travis) LC, and Christy Markham (Steve Doyle) Dayton, Texas, her brother Edwin A. Markham (Rachel) Indiana, and Preston Markham (Stephanie) LC. She is also survived by nieces Amy (Jani), Haley, Alyssa, Mya, Sara and Kayla. Nephews Christopher (Ashley) Bryan, Nicholas, Justin, Tyler, Austin, Cameron, & Brett, 3 great-nieces and 3 great-nephews, and numerous extended family and friends.
Memorial Services were held on Monday, October 1, 2012 @ 5:30 p.m. at Falling Creek Church with Paul Moreau officiating. Under care of Guerry Funeral Home.