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Hazel Mae Robinson

A beautiful life began for Ms. Hazel Mae Robinson on May 26, 1957 in Grand Ridge, Florida, born to Sylone Robinson and the late John Wesley Robinson, III.  She entered into eternal rest on Thurday, April 25th in Austin, Texas.  She was 61 years old.

 She attended the public schools of Jackson County and was a member of the graduating Class of 1975.  She furthered her education at Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, Alabama State in Montgomery, Alabama. Hazel was a member of the Delta Sorority

 Hazel accepted Christ at an early age and joined Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Grand Ridge.  After moving to Austin, she united with Greater Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church.  She worked for the City of Austin and was Head Supervisor of the Accounting Department.

 She leaves to cherish her precious memories: a loving and devoted family; son, Darrell Robinson of Binghamton, New York; daughter, Lillian Robinson of St. Louis, Missouri; fiance, Wayne Henderson of Austin, Texas; mother, Sylone Robinson of Grand Ridge, Florida; brothers, John W. Robinson, IV of Newman, Georgia and Carlos L. (Renee) Robinson of Phenix City, Alabama; favorite sisters, Lillie Dickey and Nora Smith both of Grand Ridge, Florida; god-sisters, Jillene (Terry) Pearson and Brandy (Leo) Grant both of Grand Ridge, Florida; god-brother, Alex (Bintu) Dudley, Jr. of Crawfordville, Florida; uncles, Rev. Roy L. (Gloria) Robinson, Jr. of Valdosta, Georgia, Rev. T.C. (Mary Helen) Smith of Grand Ridge, Florida and Willie (Emma Mae) Smith of Sanford, Florida; aunts, Florizell Smith, Uzell Lewis both of Grand Ridge, Florida, Mary Hearns of Greenwood, Florida and Hazel Robinson (Clarence) Grisham of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; special auntie, Josephine Smith of Grand Ridge, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

 A celebration of Hazel’s life will be held Saturday, May 4th at 11a.m. at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Randy McMillan, Rev. T.C. Smith, Rev. Roy L. Robinson, Jr. and Rev. Dr. Nelson D. Wilson officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery with arrangements entrusted to  the Caring Staff at Peoples Funeral Home of Marianna.

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Cora Mae Godfrey Garrett

A beautiful life began on March 1, 1945, for Cora Mae Godfrey Garrett in Sneads, Florida.  She entered into eternal rest on Friday, April 19th at home with her beloved family at her side.  She was 74 years old.

 A native of Jackson County, she was of the Baptist faith and a member of Sylvania Baptist Church.

 Precious memories will forever remain with one son, Timothy Garrett and wife Porsha of Marianna, Florida; three sisters, Carrie Godfrey of Sneads, Florida, Dorothy Wilson and Jeanette Myrick both of Marianna, Florida; six brothers, Willie Lee Godfrey of Greenwood, Florida, David Godfrey and wife Shirley of Marianna, Florida, Jerry Godfrey and wife Tara of Chattachoochee, Florida, Earnest Godfrey Jr., Kenneth Godfrey both of Sneads, Florida and Kelvin Godfrey of Tallahassee, Florida; three grandchildren, Aaliyah Patterson, Tujuan Garrett both og Marianna, Florida, and Tiffany Garrett of Tallahassee, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

 A Homegoing Celebration for Cora Mae will be held Saturday, April 27th at 12 noon at Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church where Pastor Eddie Bowers is Pastor and Rev. Dr. Nelson D. Wilson, Pastor Dennis Libert, Rev. Joseph Curry and Rev. Kevin Williams officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery with arrangements entrusted to the Caring Staff at Peoples Funeral Home of Marianna.

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Frederick Charles Hall

Deacon Frederick Charles Hall, affectionately called Fred, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 17th at Jackson Hospital.  He was 52 years old.

 He attended the public schools of Jackson County.  He worked various jobs after graduation and later became a truck driver for Anderson Columbia.

 Fred’s memories will be held dear by his wife, Gwendolyn Williams-Hall of Wewahitchka, Florida; one daughter, Brianna Hall of Marianna, Florida; three step-children, Christina Hall and husband Chris, Daryl Hayes both of Marianna, Florida and Deydron Williams of Wewahitchka, Florida; his mother, Cleola Hall of Marianna, Florida; eight  sisters, Sharon Baker, Heather Johnson (Morrell), Ashley Johnson, Quanisha Johnson, Chante Johnson, Sherry Johnson, Tawanda Baker all of Marianna, Florida and Tiesha Robinson of Texas; three brothers, Charmaine Johnson of Marianna, Florida, Tino Charles Lee of Texas and Cory Johnson and wife Brandi of Greenwood, Florida; his grandmother, Melinda Wade of Tampa, Florida; mother-in-law, Valene Williams of Wewahitchka, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, other realtives and friends.

 A Celebration of Fred’s life will be held Saturday, April 27th at 1p.m. at Bethel Star Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor George Williams, Rev. William Harvey, Elder Willis L. Raines, III, and Jessie Randall officiating.  Interment will follow in the Orange Hill Cemetery  with arrangements entrusted to the Caring Staff at Peoples Funeral Home of Marianna.

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