WISNER, Lavonia Miriam , 91, of Tampa, passed away March 11, 2014. Born Lavonia Shepard in Clio, AL, she joined the war effort in 1942 and went to Hawaii where she met Army Air Corp Lt. John Wisner. They were married for 65 years. Lavonia made a difference in the lives of everyone she met. She is survived by her daughters, Linda Sanford of San Diego, CA, and Patricia Cain; son, Capt. James Wisner; grandchildren, Briggs (Beau) Cain and Crystal Cain of Tampa. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM Sunday, March 23, at Brewer & Sons Funeral Home at 3328 S. Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL, 33629. Lavonia would ask that those who loved her do something she would do to help someone in need.