Pittman Christian Memorial Chapel

Pittman Christian Memorial Chapel

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

Monday, 27 May 2019 13:33

Earline Curry Williams

Ms. Earline Curry Williams of Dothan, Alabama, went home to be with the Lord on May 21, 2019 while a patient in the Southeast Health Hospital in Dothan, Alabama.

She was born November 21, 1974 in Orlando, Florida to Mabell Pittman Session Cook of Campbellton, Florida and John Curry of Graceville, Florida. Earline was younger than her two remaining siblings. She was preceded in death by her older sister, Patricia Session.

Mr. Reginald A. Williams, Sr. and Earline united in Holy Matrimony on January 31, 1996 and remained until her departure from earth.

Earline attended Graceville High School until she committed and enrolled into Earle C. Clements Job Corps Center in Morganfield, KY. She successfully completed the program and earned her G.E.D.

Earline had successful careers with the following retail and customer services employers: Vanity Fair Outlet in Graceville, FL (2012 – 2017) and Piggly Wiggly in Dothan, AL (2017 – until her heavenly departure).

Earline’s people skills, happiness, kindness, brightness, laughter, helpfulness, rich and humorous demeanor always filled all individuals and environments with lavish positive joy.

She will be truly missed by those who loved her and she leaves to cherish her loving memories – her husband, Mr. Reginald A. Williams, Sr.; two children: Precious Everett and Reginald A. Williams, Jr. both of Dothan, Alabama; her true love and #1 mother: Mrs. Mabell Pittman Session Cook of Campellton, Florida and her father, Mr. John Curry, Chipley Florida; two sisters: Ms. Queen Session, Campbellton, Florida and Ms. Teresa Session Burden, Dothan, Alabama; her dear mother-in-law: Mrs. Ira Nell Davis, Madrid, Alabama; sisters-in-law: Ms. Sandra (Earnest) Hall of Jacob City, Florida, Ms. Stacey (Devon) Cleamons, Jacob City, Florida, Ms. Linda Gail (Fred “Bo”) Sorey of Graceville, Florida, Ms. Mary Jane (Rickey) Wilson of Madrid, Alabama and Ms. Sylvia Dozier of Madrid, Alabama and one brother-in-law, Mr. Gary (Keely Danzey) Davis; a host of devoted and loving aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins, friends, co-workers, and family.

Visitation will be Friday, May 31, 2019, 2-6 PM, in the M. Sue & Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel, 5441 Cooper Street, Graceville, Florida.

A celebration of life will commence at 12 Noon, Saturday, June 1,  2019 from the Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, 5180 Highway 273 in Campbellton, Florida with the Reverend Melenda T. Smith, pastor delivering words of inspiration to family and friends.

Mrs. Williams will be laid to rest in the Saint Paul/New Bethel Cemetery, 5180 Highway 273, Campbellton, Florida under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, Florida. Additional information and condolences can be submitted at www.pittmanchristianmemorial.com

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 13:36

Pearlie Mae Oliver

Mrs. Pearlie Mae Oliver, age 91, of Graceville, Florida went home to be with the Lord on May 20, 2019 in Decatur, Georgia.

She is survived by four sons: Hubert Prather, Marianna, Florida, Sam Oliver, and Clifford Oliver both of Dothan, Alabama and Carl Oliver, Pensacola Florida; one daughter: Carole Oliver and granddaughter, Latoya Britt both of Atlanta, Georgia; one brother: Moses Barkley of Tallahassee, Florida; fifteen grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be 3-6 PM, Friday, May 24, 2019 in the M. Sue & Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel, 5441 Cooper Street, Graceville, Florida.

A life celebration will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Springfield African Methodist Episcopal Church, 4194 Union Road, Marianna, Florida.

Mrs. Oliver will be laid to rest in the church cemetery under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, FL.

Monday, 20 May 2019 15:15

Darrell Edward Ward

Mr. Darrell Edward Ward, 62, of Panama City, FL formerly of Port St. Joe, FL went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Tallahassee, FL.

He was born on January 25, 1957 to Martha Ward Freeman and Tim Washington in Port St. Joe, FL.

Mr. Ward after graduating from high school, Darrell enlisted in the United States Army where he served over twenty-six years, retiring with honorable discharge.

He leaves to cherish his memories to the children: Darnell E. Ward and wife Varjorie and Alexandria D. Ward; siblings: Yolanda Pittman, Cathy Williams (Clifford), Elder Arion Nick Ward (Debbie), Dexter Baxter, Audrey Lowery (Pastor Robert III), Sharon Freeman, Montez Freeman, Valeria Freeman, Larry Freeman (Sylvia), Debra Freeman, Brenda Garland (James), Alvin Freeman and Calvin Freeman (Erica); a host of nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

Visitation will be 2:00-3:45 PM (EST), Sunday, May 26, 2019, The Body of Christ Jesus Church, 106 Harbor Street, Port St. Joe, FL.

A celebration of Life will commence at 4:00 PM (EST), Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Body of Christ Jesus, 106 Harbor Street, Port St. Joe, FL, Pastor Wilhelmina Williams, Pastor/Teacher.

Mr. Ward will be laid to rest following the services in the Forest Hill Cemetery, 673 Twine Drive in Port St. Joe, Florida, with full military honors, under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, FL. The United States Army Honor Guard Team will serve as pallbearers. Additional information can be obtain at: www.pittmanchristianmemorial.com

Monday, 06 May 2019 21:37

Millie Pearl Stewart Fennell

Mrs. Millie Pearl Stewart Fennell age 90 of Port Saint Joe, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Saturday May 4, 2019 at her residence with her family at her bedside.

She is a native of Sunflower, Alabama and a member of New Bethel AME Church in Port St. Joe, Florida.

She is survived by her children: Frankie and Vanessa Fennell of Port St. Joe, Florida, James Vinson Fennell of Port St. Joe, Florida; siblings: Luther Stewart of Mobile, Alabama and Vicie Thomas of New York; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will 1:00-1:45 PM (EST), Saturday, May 11, 2019 at New Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 146 Avenue C in Port St. Joe, Florida.

A celebration of life will be 2:00 PM (EST), Saturday, May 11, 2019 at New Bethel AME Church, 146 Avenue C in Port St. Joe, Florida with the Reverend James S. Chambers officiating.

Mrs. Fennell will be laid to rest in the Forest Hill Cemetery in Port St. Joe, FL under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, Florida.

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