Obert Funeral Home

Obert Funeral Home

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 20:56

Brady Roland Taylor and Brody Anthony Taylor

Twin baby boys Brady Roland Taylor and Brody Anthony Taylor , upon the wind of Heaven’s love, entered hand in hand into God’s presence on January 20, 2019. 

Brady and Brody were born on January 20, 2019 at Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center to Heath Roland Taylor II and Savannah Brooke Capps. The boys were full of fight and heart and their strong spirits touched everyone around them. Their time on earth, while brief, will be forever cherished and the love for them will never diminish. 

They were preceded in death by their big brother Anthony Roland Taylor, maternal great grandmother Donna Capps, maternal great grandparents Wesley and Aileen Sistrunk,  and paternal great grandmother, Sharon Nichols.

They are survived by their loving parents, Heath Roland Taylor II and Savannah Brooke Capps of Chipley, Florida; maternal grandparents Mark Anthony and Shauna Foran of Cottondale, Florida; paternal grandparents Heath and Regina Taylor of Chipley, Florida; maternal great grandparents Brady and Naoma Foran of Cottondale, Florida; maternal great grandmother Charlotte Foran of Grand Ridge, Florida; paternal great grandmother Sara Thomas of Graceville, Florida; paternal great grandfather James Nichols of Graceville, Florida; maternal great great grandmother Linda Capps of Panama City, Florida and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and loved ones. 

 Heath and Savannah give heartfelt thanks to Dr. Jeffrey Livingston, Dr. Tricia Percy, the Labor and Delivery, NICU and mother/baby staff of Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center as well as special friends, nurses Teresa Kirkland, Niki Williams, Morgan Hill, Kathy Holmes, Jennifer Smith and honorary “Auntie”  Dr. Bridget Cobb.

 Funeral services will be held 1P.M. Friday, January 25, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Cottondale with Pastor James Gray Braxton and Pastor Jeff Scalf officiating. Visitation will take place one hour prior at the church. Interment will follow at Magnolia Church Cemetery in Altha, Florida with Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida directing.

“Babies who are taken too soon were never touched by fear. They never knew sadness, never felt alone, and most importantly, always knew love”

Wednesday, 01 February 2017 21:45

Sue Ditty

Sue Ditty, age 83 of Bascom, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 29, 2017 at her residence.

Mrs. Sue was born on December 27, 1933 in Sneads, Florida to Van Lockhart and Oley Sasser Lockhart. She was a lifelong resident of Jackson County and worked as a caregiver at Sunland Center in Marianna. She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Bascom.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Loyce Ditty; parents: Van and Oley Lockhart; brother: Sammy Lockhart.

She is survived by her two daughters: Elaine Oestrike and husband Harold “Chip” of Bascom, FL, Debbie McCran and husband W.O. of Cypress, FL; brother-in-law: Joseph C. Ditty and wife Jeffie of Bascom, FL; sister-in-law: Bernice McDaniel of Bascom, FL; three grandchildren: Josh Oestrike of Panama City, FL, Marion McCroan of Marianna, FL, Tony McCroan of Cypress, FL; two great grandchildren: Michells Phillips of Tallahassee, FL, Tillman McCroan of Tallahassee, FL; six great-great grandchildren: Craig Phillips, Emma Riley, Noah Phillips, Jack Phillips, Blakleigh Pervis all of Cypress, FL, Summer Desmine of Altha, FL; nieces: Vickie Fowler and husband Bobby of Bascom, FL, Kim Shouppe and husband Jeff of Panama City, FL, Nola Register of Marianna, FL, Jennifer Luther and husband Jeff of Tampa, FL; nephew: Jason Lockhart and wife Donna of Tallahassee, FL; several great nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2P.M. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Bascom, Florida with Rev. Chris Nelson and Rev. Alvin Roberts officiating. Interment will follow the service in Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery in Bascom. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida directing.

The family will receive friends from 5-7P.M. Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Hickory Grover Free Will Baptist Church. Flowers are accepted or donations can be made to New Harmony Free Will Baptist Church, 5324 Womack Road, Cottonwood, Alabama 36320 or Midway Free Will Baptist Church, 1600 Church Street, Marianna, Florida 32448.

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