The Specialty Shop of Cypress Gardens
WINTER HAVEN - Jessie G. Stout, 100, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014 at her residence due to natural causes.
She was born in Folkston, Georgia, on June 16, 1913 and lived in Florida most of her life. Jessie managed The Specialty Shop of Cypress Gardens for many years. She was a member of St John's United Methodist Church, Bouquet Garden Club, and Cypresswood Golf Club. She loved baseball and was a faithful attendee at all of the spring training games of the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians when they trained in Winter Haven.
She was predeceased by her 1st husband Julian L. Layton and 2nd husband Edgar L. Stout and is survived by a son George B. Layton of Jacksonville Beach, a daughter Frances L. Pope of Winter Haven, grandchildren Julie Pope Dantzler Rick , Ann Frances Pope, Julian Lee Layton Lisa and great grandchildren, Elizabeth Downing Dantzler, Margaret Whelchel Dantzler and Raven Michelle Layton.
Memorial donations may be made to St. John's United Methodist Church or Good Shepherd Hospice.
Funeral service is Wednesday, 11 am, St. John's United Methodist Church Winter Haven.
Condolences may be sent to the family @ www.ott-laughlin.com