Obituary: William Curtis Curry, Sr.Jan 28th, 2013 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
William Curtis Curry, Sr., age 84, of Jennings, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Lake City VA Medical Center in Lake City. Mr. Bill was born on August 27, 1928 in Okeechobee, to the late Clarence and Ollie Mae Rowell Curry. He served his country in the Army-Air Force and was a veteran of both World War II and the Korean conflict and was awarded numerous service medals for his brave and dedicated service. Mr. Curry was a longtime resident of Madison County, FL. where he managed the Suwannee Swifty Store for a number of years. He was also a former resident of Steinhatchee, FL.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Mary Evelyn Curry, Jennings; two sons, Billy Curry and his wife, Tammi Smith Curry of Jennings and Allen Curry of Australia; one beautiful daughter, Renee Benson and her husband Destin of Tallahasse.; nine grandchildren, Stephen Morris, Christina Rowell, Michael Rowell, Heather Morris Stormant (Andy), Will Curry, Aaron Rowell, Jordan Curry, Zachary Rowell and Caroline Rowell.
Graveside services were held Monday, January 28, 2013 at Waters Cemetery near Steinhatchee.
Harry T. Reid Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.