• Obituaries for week of Oct. 30, 2014

    Christopher Dasher, 36
    Christopher Lee Dasher, 36, Oxford, Florida, went to be with the Lord on October 23, 2014, in Gainesville. Chris was born on April 21, 1978, in Leesburg, to his parents Larry and Carol Dasher. Chris was employed with Duke Energy as an Electrician Apprentice. He was of the Christian faith and a lifelong resident of Oxford and graduated from Wildwood High School in 1996. He loved hunting, fishing, cooking on the grill and entertaining family and friends. He enjoyed making other people happy!

  • Obituaries for week of Oct. 23, 2014

    Howard Clark Jr., 62

    Lake Panasoffkee

    Howard R. Clark Jr., 62, of Lake Panasoffkee, died Friday, October 10, 2014. Celebration of Life will be determined at a later date. Arrangements by Purcell Funeral Home.

    Grace Robinson, 76


  • Obituaries for week of Oct. 16, 2014

    Jerri Smith, 60
    Jerri Lee Smith, 60, of Wildwood, Florida, died Friday, October 3, 2014. Graveside services were held at Pine Level Cemetery, Oxford, Florida, Wednesday, October 8, 2014, with Pastor Daniel Parker officiating. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home.

    John Stephens
    John Ray Stephens, infant, of Bushnell, Florida, died Saturday, October 4, 2014, in Leesburg, Florida. Online condolences may be left at www.purcellfuneralhome.com.

    Bobby Kinniard, 80

  • Obituaries for week of Sept. 25, 2014

    Deborah V. Howard, 53
    Deborah V. Howard, 53, of Bushnell, Florida, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Thomas of Bushnell; son, Robert Viehweger, of Winter Springs; mother, Betty Jane Viehweger, of Bushnell; father, Fred Viehweger, of Churchhill, Tennessee.
    Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m., Saturday, September 27, 2014, in the Purcell Chapel and Memorial Service will follow at 7 p.m., with Pastor Emery King presiding. Arrangements have been entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.

  • Obituaries for week of Sept. 11,2014

    Rudy P Dubravetz Sr., 73
    Rudy P. Dubravetz Sr., 73, of Wildwood, died Saturday, September 6, 2014.
    Survivors include his loving wife of almost 54 years, Frances; son, Rudy, Jr. of Chuluota; daughter, Patty (Jerry) Blackmon of Acworth, Georgia.

  • Obituaries for week of Sept. 4, 2014

    Larry Locklear, 65
    Larry Raymond Locklear, 65, of Bushnell, Florida, passed away Aug. 29, 2014, at his residence in Bushnell.

  • Obituaries for week of Aug. 28, 2014

    Yvonne (Tina) McCullough, 86
    Salisbury, MD
    Yvonne “Tina“ McCullough, 86, of Salisbury, Maryland and previously of Bushnell, Florida, died on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at the Village at Harbor Pointe in Salisbury, Maryland. Born in Buffalo, South Carolina on January 31, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Horace T. and Beulah Pike.

  • Obituaries for week of Aug. 21, 2014

    Jimmy Cleveland Fudge Sr., 74
    Jimmy Cleveland Fudge Sr., 74, of Webster, Florida, died Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Sumterville. He was born August 9, 1940 in Plant City. Mr. Fudge was a member of the Sumter County Farmers Market for many, many years, liked to go fishing, got to yard sales, cook Pilau "Perlo", and sell vegetables at the market. He also enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

  • Obituaries for week of Aug. 14, 2014

    Clara E. Austin, 91
    Clara E. Austin, 91, of Wildwood, died Tuesday, August 5, 2014.
    Survivors include her daughter, Roxann Henderson of Wildwood.
    Funeral services for Mrs. Austin are planned for the summer of 2015 at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Augusta, Maine. On-line condolences may be shared by visiting www.bankspagetheus.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Banks/Page-Theus Funerals and Cremations, Wildwood.

    Audrey Dale Varnum, 77

  • Obituaries for week of Aug. 7, 2014

    Cecil Oscar Langston, 86
    Cecil Oscar Langston, 86, of Webster, Florida, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at Bushnell. He was born March 31, 1928 in Trilby. Mr. Langston was a retired Staff Sergeant with the United States Army,
    He is survived by his wife, Janette Langston of Webster; sons, Darrell (Cherel) Langston of Webster, Travis Langston of Alpharetta, Georgia, and Glenn (Lisa) Langston of Bushnell.