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December 9, 2018

December 7, 2018

Rhonda Crews

Rhonda Crews

Okeechobee - Rhonda passed away unexpectedly at home on Dec. 2, 2018. She was born Dec. 2, 1965 in Callahan, Fla. Rhonda was a 1984 graduate of Okeechobee High School. Rhonda was a longtime client at The Arc of Okeechobee and worked at Taco Bell for 16 years, where she never...

Delores A. Thomas

Delores A. Thomas

Okeechobee - Delores A. Thomas died Nov. 30, 2018. She was born Oct. 1, 1939 in Ft. Lauderdale to David Tillman and Lois Imogene (Wilkins) Cleghorn. A homemaker, she was devoted to her family and had an unwavering faith in the Lord. She was a member of Oakview Baptist...

December 6, 2018

December 5, 2018

Billy Joe Davis

Billy Joe Davis

STANTON, N.D. - Billy Joe Davis, 63, of Stanton, N.D., formerly of Okeechobee, died on Dec. 3, 2018 at home surrounded by family. Billy was born May 1, 1955 to Cecil and Faye Davis of Okeechobee. Billy attended Okeechobee public schools graduating in 1973. Billy joined the...

Jeremy Jason Freeman

Jeremy Jason Freeman

OKEECHOBEE - Jeremy Jason Freeman died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. Born on July 8, 1981 to Billie and Barbara Freeman, he was well known, greatly loved and a man to look up to who never met a stranger. Loving, compassionate and supportive doesn't even begin to describe the...

Dorothy M. Hair

Dorothy M. Hair

Okeechobee - Dorothy M. Hair died Nov. 21, 2018. She was born Sept. 17, 1933 in Dothan, Ala. to the late Dewey and Margaret (Pittman) Buckner. A resident of Okeechobee since 1972, she was a member of the Kingdom Hall. She loved being a mom and taking care of her family. Ms....

November 28, 2018

Walter L. Brown

Walter L. Brown

Walter L. Brown, Jr. passed away on Nov. 17, 2018. Walter was born on Aug. 6, 1923, in Lena, Miss. He was the son of the late Walter L. and Annie Brown, and was the middle child of ten brothers and sisters. Upon graduating from High School, he joined the United States Army to...

Robert A. Fitch

Robert A. Fitch

Robert Fitch preceded home in 2001 by his beloved and cherished wife of 46 years Rosalie Fitch, was called home by the Lord Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. He was born Sept. 1, 1937, in Painesville, Ohio. Robert loved his family which includes his sons, Robert D. Fitch, of Port St....

Ronnie Eugene Watson

Ronnie Eugene Watson

Okeechobee - Ronnie Eugene Watson died Nov. 19, 2018. He was born Sept. 22, 1960 in Belle Glade. A resident of Okeechobee since 1989, he worked for 38 years with the Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida. He enjoyed being outdoors, camping, guns, fishing, and hunting. He...

November 16, 2018

November 14, 2018

Marla Lee Johnson

Marla Lee Johnson

Moore Haven - Marla Lee Johnson died Nov. 11, 2018. She was born Dec. 5, 1973 in Aspen, Colo. A resident of Moore Haven since 1988, she was well known for her skills in decorating and organizing events. She was fun-loving, would tell it like it was, and had a devotion for...

Jack Irvin Kidwell

Jack Irvin Kidwell

Okeechobee - Jack Irvin Kidwell died Nov. 5, 2018. He was born Jan. 11, 1931 in Springfield, Ohio. He proudly served our country in the United States Navy. A resident of Okeechobee for 34 years, he was a member of Peace Lutheran Church. He was an avid golfer and fisherman. He...

November 12, 2018

Pauline "Marie" Camp

Pauline "Marie" Camp

Okeechobee - Pauline "Marie" Camp passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. She was born Nov. 8, 1972 in Orlando. She was raised in Orlando until she and her family moved to Okeechobee. Her nickname as a child was "Red" due to her beautiful red hair. She was a giving, loving,...

November 11, 2018

Charles Lester Clements

Charles Lester Clements

Okeechobee - Charles Lester Clements peacefully departed, surrounded by his loving family, to be in the arms of Jesus on Nov. 7, 2018. He was born March 25, 1959 in Okeechobee to Dozier and June Clements. A lifetime resident of Okeechobee, he was a member of the First Baptist...

Johnny Osceola

Johnny Osceola

Okeechobee - Johnny Osceola died Nov. 9, 2018. He was born March 13, 1955 in Okeechobee to Francis Osceola and Louise Cypress. A resident of Okeechobee most of his life, he also spent time in Mississippi and Oklahoma. He proudly served our country in the United States Army...

November 8, 2018

Lawrence D. "Larry" Spencer

Lawrence D. "Larry" Spencer

LABELLE - After a three-year battle with MDS/Leukemia, Lawrence "Larry" D. Spencer died peacefully surrounded by his family on Nov. 3, 2018 at the age of 84, nine days shy of his 85th birthday. Larry was born in Big Beaver, Mich. on Nov. 12, 1933. He was drafted in the Navy in...

November 7, 2018

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