Live Oak —
Nellie Sue Porter
Sept. 22, 2012
Nellie Sue Porter, 74, Live Oak, Fla. passed away on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012. The life long resident of Live Oak worked at Goldkist, A.C.V and was a children’s Sunday school teacher. She loved cooking, crafts and her family, especially her grandchildren. She was also a member of Huntsville Baptist Church in Columbia County, Fl. Mrs. Porter is survived by her husband: Robert Porter, Live Oak, Fla; two daughters: Betty Sue (Joe) Bohannon, Arcadia, Fla. , Janet Lynne (Danny) Wood, Live Oak, Fla.; two sons: Carlton Wayne Williams, Live Oak, Fla., Harvey Joe (Leona) Williams, Live Oak, Fla.; five sisters: Blanche Anderson, Fla.; Daisy Bennett, Fla., Mary (Sidney) Phillips, Fla., Frances (O.Z.) Holman, Fla., Rachel (Gene) Carter, Live Oak, Fla.; two brothers: Paul (Barbara) Gill, MI, Ellsworth (Jean) Gill, Fla.; five grandchildren: Ryan Wood, Ross Wood, Joe Bohannon, Betty Jo Bohannon and Bailiegh Jo Williams. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. David McKeithen and Rev. Jim Steele officiating.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., of Live Oak and Branford, FL in charge of arrangements
Sara Elizabeth “Sally” Roman
Dec. 28, 1944
Sept. 21, 2012
S ara Elizabeth Roman, age 67 of Live Oak, FL passed away Friday, September 21, 2012 at Haven Hospice in Lake City, FL following a brief battle with cancer. She was born on December 28, 1944 and came from Tennessee in early childhood as her dad was a WWI veteran and her mom was a teacher in Coral Gables, FL. She had a life career with SPAC and animal care. She worked for the Live Oak Animal Control as a senior officer. She placed many animals in adoption to avoid euthanasia. Her dedication to animals never ended. Sarah, known to her friends as “Sally” will be truly missed by her family and her extended family, the Skipper’s and Trish Shelton, who kept her rooted and sustained in the body of Christ.
She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Roman; a son, Thomas Roman; one grandchild and many loving dogs.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Humane Society of your choice.
As per her wishes finalization was by cremation.
Harris Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc., Live Oak, FL was in charge of arrangements.
Glenda K. Severance
Glenda K.Severance , 66 passed away Sept. 22,2012 at her residence following a long illness.
Mrs. Severance was born in Bell, Fla. Dec. 28,1945 and has lived in the Branford area for the past 23 years . She was a secretary at Bell High School, Bell, Fla. with 16 years of service and a member of the Branford First Baptist Church, Branford, Fla., and is pre-deceased by one brother, Ronald Kinsey .
Survivors include her husband, Hubert J.Severance of Branford , Fla., two daughters
Kim Akins of Bell, Fla. and Lori Clark of Suwannee , Fla., three sisters, Corliss Smith of Bell, Fla., Sandra Hillard of Bell, Fla., Carol Park of Chipley, Fla., one Brother, Kenneth Kinsey of Bell, Fla., four Grandchildren and one Great Grandchild also survives.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday Sept. 25, 2012 at 1 p.m. in the First Baptist Church of Branford. With Rev. Gordon Keller and Rev. Daniel Main
Officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Bell, Fla.,
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory , Inc . of Branford in Charge of arrrangements.
Sept. 17, 2012
Charles "Chuck" Nicholson, 36, Live Oak, Fl passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 after a short illness and was of Prostant faith. He is survived by his loving companion: Kelly Dusen, Lake City, Fla; parents: Linda & Bob Nicholson, Live Oak, Fla; one son: Mason Nicholson, Lake City, Fla; two brothers: Robert W. ( Ashley) Nicholson, Jr., Live Oak, Fla, Dennis Nicholson, Madison, Fla; four nieces and nephews: Amaya, Shayla, Kayla Nicholson and Mitchell Berry. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 at Christ Central Ministries of Live Oak. Family ask that friends stay and eat with the family after the services. In lieu of flowers family ask donations be made to Mason Nicholson Benefit Fund c/o Linda Nicholson at TD Bank in Live Oak.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., of Live Oak and Branford, FL in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Joseph Lanier II
Oct. 2, 2010
Sept. 19, 2012
Thomas Joseph Lanier II, 23 month old son of Tommy Joe and Brianna Lanier passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 in a tragic accident. Thomas “Joey” was born on Oct. 2, 2010 in Gainesville, Fla.. He was your typical little boy who never failed to entertain and who had the energy of ten two year olds. His memory will be cherished forever. He joins in heaven grandfathers, Joey Hanlon and C.J. Powell.
Survivors include his parents, Tommy Joe and Brianna Lanier and a brother, Lane Lanier; grandparents, Petie and Tommie Sue Lanier, George and Belinda Glover; great grandparents, James and Margaret Bell, George and Mickey Phillips and John Hanlon; great-great grandfather, James “Jim” Bell.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 in the chapel of Harry T. Reid Funeral Home, Jasper, FL. with Rev. Edgar Wood officiating.
Interment followed in Evergreen Cemetery.
In the words of an unknown Author:
A butterfly lights beside us like a sunbeam
And for a brief moment its glory and beauty
belong to our world
But then it flies again
And though we wish it could have stayed…
We feel lucky to have seen it.
Harry T. Reid Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Sept. 22, 2012
James Kirby, 91, Live Oak, Fl passed away on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 after a long illness. The life long resident of Suwannee County worked at Suwannee Packing Co. in Live Oak as a meat cutter for thirty plus years. He attended First Assembly of God of Live Oak and was a charter member of the Live Oak Church of God. Mr. Kirby is survived by his wife: Louise Kirby, Live Oak, Fla.; three daughters: Martha Skinner, Live Oak, Fla., Linda Sowell, Jasper, Fla., Josie Sapp, Live Oak, Fla.; two step-daughters: Pat Warren, Dawn Sapp; four sons: J.W. Kirby, Live Oak, Fla., Ernest L. Kirby, Live Oak, Fla., Danny Kirby, Live Oak, Fla., David Kirby, Live Oak, Fla.; one step-son: Michael Santangelo; two sisters: Ethel Mae Touchton, Zephyrhills, Fla., Loraine Harbuck, Port St. Richie, Fla.; forty grandchildren; forty-seven great-grandchildren and twelve great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife: Mary Kirby; daughters: Geraldine Tucker, Inez Hobbs and Christine Bailey. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at First Assembly of God with Rev. Wendy Douglas and Rev.Curtis Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., of Live Oak and Branford, Fla. in charge of arrangements.
Ella M. Fillyaw
Sept. 18, 2012
Ella M. Fillyaw, 86, Orlando, Fl passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012 after a long illness. The Warren, Ohio native moved to Orlando four months ago from O’Brien, Fla. and was of Methodist Faith. Mrs. Fillyaw is survived by her daughter: Carol Nabors, Columbus, Ohio; two sons: Larry Abbuhl, Orlando, Fla., Russell Abbuhl, Orlando, Fla. twelve grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. Grave side services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23 at Oak Grove Cemetery with Rev. David Froesch officiating.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., of Live Oak and Branford, FLa. in charge of arrangements.
Sept. 24, 2012
Annie Beatrice McKeithen, 89, Live Oak, Fla. passed away on Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. Live Oak & Branford, Fla.