Category: Obituaries

Mrs. Lela Welch Curry, age 93, passed away in Madison, Fl. on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.  Funeral services were held on Monday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m., at Lee First Baptist Church, with visitation held one hour prior to the service. Mrs. Curry was born on Jan. 22, 1924, in Madison County, Fl., to Will…

Roberta M. Miller, 76, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 in Gainesville, Fl. Roberta was born September 8, 1940 in Piqua, Ohio to Robert Morris and Alma Hann Morris. Mrs. Miller was of the Baptist faith and was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Roberta worked as a homemaker, and in sales in…

Shirley Devane Hartley passed away on Friday, Feb. 10 in Tallahassee, Fl., at the age of 69, after suffering from an extended illness. She resided at the Heritage Health Center in Tallahassee for the past several years during her illness. She was born in Marianna, Fl., and grew up in Wabasso, Fl. She resided in…

Don C. Price, Florida lawmaker, former mayor of Tallahassee and Leon County commissioner, passed away on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 at the age of 90. He was married for 70 years to his sweetheart Jane, who passed away in 2014. He was a beloved father and grandfather who will be greatly missed by his three…