DOVE, John P., 87, of Sebring, Florida, passed away on Monday, Novem-ber 5, 2012 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Sebring. He was born Septem-ber 24, 1925 in Cary, North Carolina, and came to Sebring in 1950 from Nocatee, Florida. He worked in maintenance at the diesel plant for Sebring Utilities. Mr. Dove served in the United States Coast Guard during WWII. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vicki Dove, and is survived by daughter, Rita D. Davis and husband, Jerry of Sebring, Florida; Son, Roger Dove and wife, Jo of Sebring, Florida; 4 grandchildren, Deah and Sam Spires, Amber and Duwayne Kelly, Dale and Kelli Willard and Jerry Davis, Jr.; and 7 great grandchildren, Skyler, Cheyenne, Tanner, Mason, Austin, Dale III and Lauren. The family will receive friends at the Dowden Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, November 8, 2012, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Graveside services will be held at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Arcadia, Florida, on Friday, November 9, 2012, at 3:00 PM with Reverend Wilmont McCrary officiating. Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.TBO.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Dowden Funeral Home, Sebring, Florida. Dowden Funeral Home 2605 Bayview Street Sebring, Florida 33870 Phone: 863-385-1546
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2605 Bayview Street Sebring, FL 33870
Published in TBO.com on Nov. 7, 2012