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Pittman Christian Memorial Chapel

Pittman Christian Memorial Chapel

5441 Cooper Street Graceville, Florida 32440 (850) 263-6834

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Fannie Lee Walker Kendrick

Mrs. Fannie Lee Walker Kendrick age 84 of Campbellton, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 10, 2018 in the Jackson Hospital  in Marianna, Florida.

She was a native of Jackson County, later moved to Miami, Florida. She was converted at an early age and joined St. Paul AME Church of Campbellton Florida.

She moved to Miami Florida in 1969. She was a member of Crusaders for Christ, under leadership of Pastor Porter, where she served as a Deaconess, until her health failed and she moved back home to Campbellton Florida.

Fannie Kendrick is predeceased by husband, Eddie Kendrick; her parents, Lessie and Delia Walker; brothers: Willie Bush and Cornelius Walker.

She is survived by her loving and devoted sister, Annie Everette of Campbellton, Florida. Her sisters-in-law: Alberta Anderson, Beverly Kendrick and Callie Kendrick all of Union Springs Alabama and Georgia Mae Kendrick of Haines City, Florida; brothers-in-law: Turner Kendrick and Johnnie Kendrick of both Haines City, Florida; godsons: Dontae, Justin and Sheldrick of Miami Gardens, FL; several nieces, nephews and host of relatives and friends; special nieces: Jacqueline, Wanda, Patricia, Tasha and Ariana; special nephews: (Ricky – deceased) Anthony, Kip, Travis and Matthew; other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be 11 AM, Saturday, December 22, 2018 at M. Sue & Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel, 5441 Cooper Street, Graceville, Florida.

She was laid to rest in the Saint Paul/New Bethel’s Cemetery in Campbellton, FL under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville.

Billy Joe Stevenson

Mr. Billy Joe Stevenson, age 63, of Marianna, FL went home to be with the Lord on December 6, 2018 in Marianna, Florida.

Brother Billy Joe Stevenson, affectionately known as “Joe”, was born on January 6, 1955 to the late Frank Stevenson, Jr., and Dorothy Hayes Stevenson in Panama City, Florida.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Shante’ Stevenson and sister, Chrisher Stevenson Swinton. Joe attended Jackson County Training School and Marianna High School.

He enlisted in the United States Army where he was a Rifle Sharpshooter. He received an Honorable Discharge. After returning home from the Military, he was employed as a roofer with Collins Roofing and later became self-employed in the roofing and carpentry business. Later in life, Joe suffered several major strokes which left him impaired and disabled.

During his final years, he was admitted to Marianna Health and Rehabilitation Center. His health continued to deteriorate. He was readmitted to Jackson Hospital the last week of August. On the forth Sunday in August, Joe was giving only forty-eight hours to live by medical professionals and the family was called in. However, God had another plan for him. Extending his time, slowing his heart rate down to normal and allowing him to be taken off life support and back to breathing on his own. It was during this recovery, he acknowledged the Lord as his Savior.

On the evening of December 6, 2018, he quietly slipped away to his eternal home.

He leaves to cherish his precious memories: daughters, Markeisha Stevenson and Brittany Merritt both of Marianna, FL; granddaughters: Lajuanna Gardner, Dashonna Gardner, Kagan Johnson, Ashanti Barkley and Aaliyah Corbett; his mother: Dorothy Stevenson; brother: Larry Hayes, Sr. (Louise) of Marianna, FL; sisters, Pastor Vickie S. Folks (Deacon Steven Folks) of Anniston, AL and  Dr. Evangelist Roymonia Wilson (Pastor Richard Wilson) of Marianna, FL; brother-in-law, the Reverend E. Maxie Swinton of  Atlanta GA; nephews: Shannon Graham of Memphis, TN, Dana Swinton of Clarksville, TN, Gregory Hayes of Monticello, FL, Larry Hayes, Jr., Orentheal Williams both of Tallahassee, FL; Dejuan Graham, Steven Folks, Jr. of Anniston, AL; Lorinthiel Hayes of Phoenix City, AL, Reginald Robinson of Oklahoma, City, OK, Jeremy Robinson of Orlando, FL, Brett Swinton of Killeen, TX; nieces: Dr. LonTejuana Hunter Cooper (Deacon Quinton Cooper) and Brenda Hayes of Tallahassee, FL, Kamona Hayes of Monticello, FL; special friends: Charlie Curry, Sr., William Smith, Jr., and Carlos Smith; a host of great nephews and nieces, relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 AM, Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Bethel Star Missionary Baptist Church in Marianna, FL.

He was laid to rest in the Orange Hill Cemetery in Marianna with military honors under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville.

Sharonda Faye Howard

Ms. Sharonda Faye Howard, age 48, of Panama City, Florida, formerly of Greenwood, FL went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

She was a native of Bay County, and a public accountant with the Beacon Accounting Firm.

Precious memories will forever linger with her mother:  J. Delores Harrell Likely and stepfather Leroy Likely, Sr. of Evergreen, Alabama; sons: Derrick C. Howard  and wife Ketsia of the United States Army, Ft. Leonardwood, Missouri and  Denzel Howard, Glennville, Georgia; one granddaughter: Kennedy whom she never met but spent precious moments looking at pictures and viewing videos; two stepbrothers: Christopher Likely and wife Tonya, Leroy, Jr. and wife Darlene; one stepsister, Wanda McLaughlin and husband Terry: raised as sisters and brothers: Mandy Harrell, Jimmy Harrell and Johnnie Harrell all of Panama City Florida;  loyal friends: Ann Ganzy, Angela Sims and David Lee Smith; special cousin, sister and best friend, Tabitha Williams, Vero Beach, Florida; other cousins very dear to her: Eric Brelove, McAurthur, Russ, Dudley Tynes, Gary Tynes, the Reverend Vernon Tynes, Flo Jones, and the Reverend Joseph Williams; uncles: Levi Brelove, Malone, Florida, Gary Bell, Vero Beach, Florida; two aunts: Gertrude Wilborn, Tampa, Florida and Mattie Tarver (Willie) Chicago, Illinois; She will be greatly missed by numerous other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be 5-7 PM, Friday, November 23, 2018, in the M. Sue and Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel, 5441 Cooper Street, Graceville, Florida.

A celebration of life will commence at 1 PM, Saturday, November 24, 2018, in the Greater Buckhorn Missionary Baptist Church in Marianna, FL.

She will be laid to rest in the church cemetery under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, Florida.

Nettie Cotton Hall

Mrs. Nettie Cotton Hall, 75, of Campbellton, Florida went home to be with the Lord on November 11, 2018 at the Signature Healthcare of North Florida in Graceville, Florida.

She was a retired Certified Nurse’s Assistant, and widow of Mr. L.C. Hall.

She is survived by her brother, Samuel Faxon, Sr. and his wife Judy of Campbellton, Florida; numerous other relatives and friends.

A celebration of life will be held at 11AM, Saturday, November 17, 2018 in the M. Sue & Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel, 5441 Cooper Street, Graceville, FL under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, Florida.

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