Arol Hudson, 84
Arol Hudson died March 23 in a health care facility in Destin. A native of Washington County, he was born in Vernon Dec. 6, 1921, to Lucious B. and Trudie Jefferies Hudson.
He was a member of First Baptist Church in Chipley.
Hudson was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Oma Hudson Hammack.
Survivors include his wife, Carol McFatter Hudson of Santa Rosa Beach; one son, Al Hudson of Destin; a daughter, Cam Hudson of Santa Rosa Beach; and one granddaughter.
Memorial services will be held 11 a.m. April 29 in the Peel Funeral Home Chapel. Family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Vernon City Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Covenant Hospice, Habitat for Humanity or a charity of choice.
Peel Funeral Home of Bonifay is in charge of arrangements.
Arevielia Tadlock, 67
Arevielia Simmons Tadlock of Ponce de Leon died April 17 at her daughter’s home in Crestview. She was born in Ponce de Leon Nov. 20, 1938, to the late Bill and Velma Holley Simmons.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman H. Tadlock.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Keith Wroten of Crestview; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Heidie Tadlock of Tucson, Ariz.; seven brothers and five sisters-in-law, Henry and June Simmons, Billy Simmons, Albert and Merle Simmons, Luther Simmons, Wilber and Kelly Simmons, Willard and Jeanette Simmons, Howard and JoAnn Simmons, all of Ponce de Leon; seven sisters and brothers-in-law, Juanita and John Sasnett, Irene and Elton Andrews, Lowrene and Paul Sasnett, Helen and Elmer Sasnett, Wayvene and Rodney Curry, all of Westville, Mable and Ralph Minger of Ponce de Leon, and three grandchildren.
Graveside services were April 20 at Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery with Bishop Wayne Linke officiating.
Peel Funeral Home of Bonifay was in charge of arrangements.
Clarence Newcomb, 75
Clarence Albert Newcomb of Bonifay died April 17 at Washington Rehab and Nursing Center in Chipley. He was retired from the United States Army.
Survivors include four sons, Frank Newcomb of Cottondale, Fred Newcomb of Bonifay, Greg Newcomb and wife, Lindy, of Chipley and Clarence A. Newcomb Jr. of Orlando; three daughters and sons-in-law, Susan and Mark Hart, Allison and Mark Bush, all of Chipley, Jessie Newcomb Matthews of Bonifay; two brothers, Shelby L. Newcomb of Whittier, Calif., and Fred Newcomb of Seymour, Ala.; a sister, Stella Fischer of Elizabethtown, Pa., 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Graveside services with military honors were held April 19 in the New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home of Bonifay directing.
Sparkle Wilson, 63
Sparkle Minni Goff Wilson of Bonifay died April 18 at Maury Regional Hospital in Tennessee. She was a Holmes County native, daughter of the late Thurston M. Goff and Gladys W. Holland Goff.
She married Grigsby Chandler Wilson in 1967 and he preceded her in death in 1995. She was employed by WestPoint Home, Inc., and was a member of Florida Realtors Association. She was a member of Esto Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Martha “Bitzi” Hill.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Roni Wilson of Tallahassee; daughter and son-in-law, Kay and Ricky Damron of Columbia, Tenn.; three brothers, Thurston Maine Goff and Jerry Goff, both of Bonifay, and Monroe Goff of Dothan, Ala.; four sisters, Suzanne Dean of Enterprise, Ala., Elizabeth Goff of San Antonio, Texas, Charlotte Goff of Dothan and Gloria Goff of Sunny Hills; a son-in-law, Rod Hill of El Paso, Texas, five grandsons, many nieces, nephews and other family members.
Private family services will be conducted at a later date. Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home of Columbia, Tenn., was in charge of local arrangements.
Irene Leggett, 87
Irene Leggett of Webster died July 10. She was a Holmes County native, daughter of Ben and Veleta Lewis.
Leggett was a member of the Young at Hearts Singles Group, the First Baptist Church of Webster and the Sumter County Farmers Market.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cratie Leggett; and three brothers, Vander, Virgil and Verlon Lewis.
Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Eugene and Ginger Leggett of Fruitland Park, Richard and Clarice Leggett of Gastonia, N.C., James and Melba Leggett of Leesburg; one daughter and son-in-law, Caroline and Larry Gard of Inverness; two brothers, Vernon Lewis of Bonifay and Valton Lewis of Gainesville; three sisters, Katherine Money of Bonifay, Faye Dean Hodge of Opelika, Ala., and Myrtle Lockwood of Bonifay; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Services were July 13 at the Linden Church of God in Linden. Burial was in the Linden Cemetery with Purcell Funeral Home of Bushnell directing.
Harry Smith, 82
Harry C. Smith of Graceville died July 11 at the Campbellton-Graceville Hospital. He was born Dec. 6, 1923, in Geneva County, Ala., son of Charlie P. Smith and Ruth G. Smith. He was a veteran.
Smith was preceded in death by his wife, Helen J. Smith; two sons, Mickey Smith and Butch Smith, and a sister, Helen S. Loftin.
Survivors include a son, Dickey Smith of New Orleans, La.; one grandson and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral was July 13 in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Ronnie Toole officiating.
Burial followed in Marvin Chapel Cemetery with Williams Funeral Home of Graceville in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be sent to the Richardson Scholarship Fund, c/o Bank of Jackson County, P.O. Draw 677, Graceville, FL 32440.
Janina Stoklosa, 86
Janina Anna Stoklosa of Sunny Hills died July 9 in Panama City. She had lived in Sunny Hills for the past 18 years.
Stoklosa was of the Catholic faith and was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in Sunny Hills.
Survivors include her husband, Chester Stoklosa of Sunny Hills; a daughter, Teresa Kastlik of Montreal, Canada, two grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Services were July 13 at St. Theresa Catholic Church with Monsignor Francis Szczykutowicz officiating.
Cremation followed the service with Brown Funeral Home of Chipley in charge of arrangements.