Eva Marie Linton Trawick, 63, passed away Monday in Tallahassee. A Funeral Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 10, 2013 at Beggs Funeral Home, 3322 Apalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, Fla. 32311, (850) 942-2929, with burial at Woodville Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 1 until 2:00 p.m. prior to service.
Marie was born and raised in Tallahassee, was a resident of Bainbridge, GA for a short period before moving back to Tallahassee, FL. After two years as a telephone operator with Southern Bell, she gave forty one years of service to the State of Florida and retired in 2012 from the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. She loved fishing, camping and baking; and was of the Baptist Faith.
Marie is survived by her son, Benjamin Key (Sara) of Tallahassee, two step-daughters, Vibee Kennedy (Tony) and Audrey Slade of Bainbridge. Her grandchildren are Anne Mae Key and Thomas Bell of Tallahassee, Charles Jagger Key Smith of Crawfordville, Colby and Angelica Kennedy, Page Raker (Ben) and Cameron Slade (Mimi) of Bainbridge, GA. her mother, Wilma Linton of Crawfordville, three brothers Lester Linton of Jacksonville, Ray Padgett of Bonnell, and Vernon Linton of Grand Ridge; and a sister, Liddy Linton of Crawfordville She has two great-grand children.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Trawick, daughter, Mary Florence Key, granddaughter, Brittney Marie Trawick, and her father, Charles E. Linton, and sister Phyllis Cody.