Tallahassee Obituaries

Tallahassee Obituaries

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  • Friday Apr 13 | via WTXL 

    Former president of Springtime Tallahassee passes away

    Angus Broward Taff Jr., who formally served as the president Springtime Tallahassee, has passed away at the age of 74. According to an obituary, the Tallahassee native died in his sleep on Tuesday morning, ten days before his 75th birthday. Taff served as president of Marine State Bank for ten years and worked in real estate before getting his law degree from Florida State.

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  • Friday Apr 6 | via The Washington Post 

    Suspect in fatal shooting of college-bound teen and ...

    Jamahri Sydnor, 17, was struck in the head by a bullet as she passed through a Northeast Washington intersection on Aug. 10, 2017. She died Aug. 12, 2017.

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  • Wednesday Apr 4 | via Citrus County Chronicle 

    POSTSCRIPT: Chris Hines, a man of - grace, grit and ...

    Whether it was solving a crisis at work or at home, whether you needed someone who would listen or someone who would bring food to your house when you were ill, Chris was there. "He was one of those guys that always made things better," said Rob Hirsch, a coworker at Bay Area Air Conditioning.

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  • Monday Apr 2 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Craft, Evelyn B.

    EVELYN B. CRAFT, 96 Loving Mother LAKELAND - Evelyn Brannan Craft passed away peacefully at her Lakeland home surrounded by her loving family and devoted caregivers on Tuesday evening, March 27, 2018. She was 96 years old.

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  • Tuesday Mar 27 | via GwdToday.com 

    Douglas Williamson - Ware Shoals

    Born in Florida, he was a son of the late Gerald Edward and Vandeline Bryant Williamson. He was a self-employed mechanic and welder.

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  • Monday Mar 26 | via USA Today 

    Florida State University lifts alcohol ban for frate...

    Florida State University is lifting the ban on alcohol for student groups imposed after the death of Phi Kappa Alpha pledge Andrew Coffey. Florida State University lifts alcohol ban for fraternities and sororities Florida State University is lifting the ban on alcohol for student groups imposed after the death of Phi Kappa Alpha pledge Andrew Coffey.

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  • Mar 23, 2018 | via County Record 

    William (Billy) Wallace

    Reverend William Wallace went home to be with the Lord on March 21, 2018 at the age of 86. He was preceded in death by his first wife Raynell Hancock Wallace, granddaughter Cherie Hires, sister Annie Skipper, brothers Kaye and Gilbert Wallace, father and mother-in-law Birdell and Hazel Bailey, and his mother and father. Reverend Wallace pastored Woodville P.H. Church, Victory Hill P.H. Church for 11 years, Apalachicola P.H. Church for 4 years, Church of God in Tallahassee for 2 years, Gulf Hammock Church of God for 11 years, and Quincy Assembly of God until recently.

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  • Mar 22, 2018 | via The Greenville Sun 

    Linda Pearl Simpson

    Survivors include one son: James Simpson and his fiancee, Amanda Bean, both of Tallahassee, Florida; three sisters: Shirley Ware, Wanda Corbin and Joyce Holthaus; an extra-special niece: Dawn Phillips; and many other loving nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband: Ellery Simpson; a stepdaughter: Paula Ann Simpson; her parents: Vernon Crawford Smith and Pearl Margaret Smith; two sisters: Doris Hensley and Jeanette Fleenor; and a brother: Vernon Smith.

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  • Mar 21, 2018 | via County Record 

    Randall Michael Shelton

    Randall Michael Shelton, "Randy", born September 19,1947 passed away peacefully on Monday, March 12, 2018 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. He leaves behind his loving family, Loretta Shelton, of Panama City Beach, FL; son, Josh Shelton and wife, Danielle Shelton of Tallahassee, FL; daughter, Miranda Shelton Keith and husband, Jason Keith of Panama City Beach, FL; brother, Wayne Shelton and wife, Pat Shelton of Clarksville, FL; niece, Stacy Brady of Lynn Haven, FL, along with three grandchildren, Alexander Shelton, Kellan Keith, and Karsen Keith.

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  • Mar 12, 2018 | via The Fresno Bee 

    17 minutes: We see the value in this moment; let stu...

    Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where moe than a dozen students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting, walk past the house legislative committee rom, to talk to legislators at the state Capitol, regarding gun control legislation, in Tallahassee, Fla. Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where moe than a dozen students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting, walk past the house legislative committee rom, to talk to legislators at the state Capitol, regarding gun control legislation, in Tallahassee, Fla.

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  • Mar 9, 2018 | via Powhatan Today 

    Florida governor signs gun restrictions 3 weeks afte...

    Rep. Jose Oliva, R- Miami Lakes, is hugged and congratulated by House members as the gun and school safety bill passed the Florida House 67-50 in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Oliva shepherd the bill through the House.

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  • Mar 9, 2018 | via The Miami Herald 

    While Parkland parents watch, Gov. Scott signs Flori...

    Gov. Rick Scott signs into law the gun and school safety legislation Friday, March 9, 2018, in Tallahassee as family members of those who died in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting look on. Gov. Rick Scott signs into law the gun and school safety legislation Friday, March 9, 2018, in Tallahassee as family members of those who died in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting look on.

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  • Mar 9, 2018 | via Daily Times 

    Florida's governor expected to sign school safety bill

    Rep. Jose Oliva, R- Miami Lakes, is hugged and congratulated by House members as the gun and school safety bill passed the Florida House 67-50 in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Oliva shepherd the bill through the House.

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  • Mar 8, 2018 | via Daily Times 

    The Latest: First lady meets with school shooting su...

    Rep. Jose Oliva, R- Miami Lakes, front, and other members of the Florida House, applaud Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School parent Andrew Pollack, who's daughter, Meadow Pollack, was killed in the school shooting, in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Oliva shepherd the bill through the House.

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  • Mar 8, 2018 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    Lovina Jane Hochstedler

    Lovina Jane Hochstedler was born June 8, 1937 on the farm in Kalona, Iowa, the daughter of Sam G. & Elizabeth Hochstedler. She went to West Lincoln School #6 through the 8th grade.

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  • Mar 8, 2018 | via MDJonline.com 

    Florida governor won't say whether he will sign gun ...

    Rep. Jose Oliva, R- Miami Lakes, front, and other members of the Florida House, applaud Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School parent Andrew Pollack, who's daughter, Meadow Pollack, was killed in the school shooting, in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

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  • Mar 8, 2018 | via AllAccess.com 

    Condolences To Paul Williams

    ALL ACCESS extends condolences to REVIVER ENTERTAINMENT GROUP VP/Marketing and Artist Development PAUL WILLIAMS, whose mother, VIRGINIA EFFLEY WILLIAMS, passed away on SUNDAY, MARCH 4th. Mrs. WILLIAMS was 93. Her complete obituary is available here .

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  • Mar 8, 2018 | via Fredericksburg.com 

    Will Gov. Rick Scott sign legislature's compromise o...

    Rep. Jose Oliva, R- Miami Lakes, is hugged and congratulated by House members as the gun and school safety bill passed the Florida House 67-50 in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Oliva shepherd the bill through the House.

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  • Jul 14, 2016 | via County Record 

    Clarence Sellers

    Mr. Sellers was born in Cottonwood, AL, on March 15, 1941. He moved to Blountstown in 1948 where he lived until 1960 when he moved to Tallahassee.

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  • Jul 14, 2016 | via County Record 

    Reverend William (Billy) Wallace

    Reverend William Wallace went home to be with the Lord on March 21, 2018 at the age of 86. Reverend William Wallace went home to be with the Lord on March 21, 2018 at the age of 86. He was preceded in death by his parents, William T. Wallace, Sr. and Ethel Carter Wallace, first wife, Raynell Hancock Wallace, granddaughter, Cherie Hires, sister Annie Skipper, brothers, Kaye and Gilbert Wallace, father and mother-in-law, Birdell and Hazel Bailey, and his mother and father. Reverend Wallace pastored Woodville P.H. Church, Victory Hill P.H. Church for 11 years, Apalachicola P.H. Church for 4 years, Church of God in Tallahassee for 2 years, Gulf Hammock Church of God for 11 years, and Quincy Assembly of God until recently.

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