Jo-Ann O’Dell (Archibald) Kohl

Jo-Ann O’Dell (Archibald) Kohl, 52, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 5 2011, while vacationing in Florida. Jo-Ann was born on December 18, 1958, daughter of Elizabeth Archibald of Southbury and the late William Archibald. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. She is survived by her husband Karl Kohl of Palm Coast, four siblings, Elizabeth Witherell of Chappaqua, Patricia Irizarry of Naugatuck, Harold Archibald of Southbury, Athalie Ko of Nevada and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. She leaves behind her children, Tara Pitkat and Reese Luciano of Southbury, Brittnay Kohl of Palm Coast and three grand children, Antonio, Alexx and Nevaeh all of Southbury. She was predeceased by her brother Francis Archibald. Jo-Ann loved writing poems, playing cards, listening to music and spending time with family and friends. A church service will be held April 30, 2011 at 1:00 PM at the Sacred Heart Church in Southbury CT. Simplicity Cremation arrangement have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

Harvey L. Courson

Harvey L. Courson, 70 of Georgetown, Florida passed away Monday, April 18, 2011 at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka, Florida. Harvey was born on Tuesday, January 21, 1941 in Jacksonville, Florida, to the Ralph and Lillian Courson. Mr. Courson faithfully served his country proudly in the U.S. Navy and retired after 22 year having served in the Vietnam War. He is preceded in death by his father Ralph Courson. Harvey was a member of the American Legion and VFW in Jacksonville. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing Harvey’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. Survivors are his wife, Linda Kay Courson of Georgetown, Fl,;mother, Lillian Courson of Jacksonville, Florida; sons: Ralph Courson and Harvey Courson, Jr., both of Jacksonville, Florida; A gathering will be Tuesday, April 26, 2011 from 4-5 PM at Harvey’s home in Georgetown. Veteran’s Simplicity Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

La’Mae Unique Dock

La’Mae Unique Dock 12 days old, of Crescent City, Florida went home to be with the angels on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at Florida Hospital South in Orlando, Florida. La”Mae was born on Thursday, April 7, 2011 to Shamir Dock and Dominique Adams in Orlando, Florida. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing La’Mae’s online Obituary at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. She is a special angel who’s memories will be cherished by: loving parents: Shamir Dock and Domonique Adams; grandparents, Thomasina Atkins, Theresa Dock, Ernst Fuller, Roscoe Shelton, Willie Seymour, Thomas Crocker; aunts and uncles, Tyra Atkins, Lennette Adams, Tyrone Atkins, Bernard Bush, Damion Dock, Sanchez Latimore, Dimitri Dock, Terrell King, Vinceirra Washington, Na’Jahri Atkins, Tierry Holliman, Asha Hines, La’Sasha Washington, Stephanie Bush, Lisa Washington, and a host of cousins and family friends. Visitation will be 5pm, Friday April 29, 2011 followed by A celebration of La’Mae’s life at 6 pm Friday, April 29, 2011 at Watts Funeral Home Chapel in San Mateo, Florida. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

Dorothy Annette Hill

Dorothy Annette Hill 69, of Satsuma, Florida passed away on Monday, April 11, 2011 at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine, Florida. Dorothy was born on Wednesday, October 5, 1941 in Marietta, Georgia to the late Robert and Lilly Dobbs. She and her husband moved to Satsuma, Florida in 1985 coming from Homer, Georgia. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing Dorothy’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. Mrs. Hill is survived by her loving husband Charles H. Hill of Satsuma, Florida; sons: Arthur R. Hill and wife Lynne and Charles J. Hill and wife Penny all of Homer, Georgia; daughters: Vickie Crane and husband Dean of Panama City, Florida and Sherry Kennard and husband Blake of Homer, Georgia; seven brothers and sisters; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; She will be cherished by countless others, family and friends, who love her dearly. Interment will be at the MacLand Cemetery in Powder Springs, Georgia. Local arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida. Funeral Service and visitation has been entrusted to Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta, Georgia. They can be contacted at WWW.MayesWardDobbins.com.

Lillie Rose Cox-Edwards

Lillie Rose Cox-Edwards, 86 of Satsuma, Florida passed away Monday, April 11, 2011 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center. Lillie was born on Saturday, October 11, 1924 in London, Kentucky to the late Otto and Martha (Bishop) Gibbs. She lived outside of Detroit, Michigan for many years where she raised her family with her beloved spouse, Charles R. Cox. She later remarried the late William Edwards and moved to Florida where she continued as a house wife raising her children. Lillie had a passion for gardening and she created some of the most beautiful flower gardens in town. She loved all of God’s creatures and had a fondness for birds with many feeders in her yard. She is preceded in death by her two husbands: Charles R. Cox and William Edwards. Lillie leaves to cherish her memories, her loving children: Charles A. Cox, William L. Edwards, II, Shirley M. Rice, Nora D. McCain; sisters: Jeanette Seeley, Alice Heston; Grandchildren: Dawn Kocic, Shirley Aldrich, Paul Tomazin, Mike Tomazin, Jennifer Hayes, Rebecca Cox, William Edwards, III, Sarah Edwards; Great Grandchildren: Amanda Tomazin, Haley Tomazin, Emily Tomazin, Nathan Tomazin, Reagan Kocic, Sydney Tomazin, Jordan Tomazin, Andrew Tomazin, Dylan Hayes, Brady Tomazin; many nieces, nephews and friends who will miss her dearly. Condolences may be left for the family by signing Lillie’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. A Tribute to Memories service will be 10 am Friday, April 15, 2011 at Watts Funeral Home in San Mateo, Florida with Chaplain Jamie Watts, Officiating. Interment will be 2 pm, Friday, April 15, 2011 at Sea Pines Memorial Gardens in Edgewater, Florida. Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Helen M. Schneider

Helen M. Schneider, 86, passed away on April 7, 2011. She was born May 10, 1924 in Endicott, New York. Mrs. Schneider was married to the late Kenneth G. Schneider for 64 years. Mrs. Schneider dedicated her life to being a wonderful wife and mother. She loved animals and for many years owned a Nubian dairy goat farm in Satsuma, Florida. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing Helen’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. She is survived by three children, who will miss her deeply: Tim (Amy) Schneider, Debra Beighley and Keith Schneider; Five grandchildren: Josh, Tim Jr., Kip, Matthew (Vicki) and Tobi; Four great-grandchildren: Ryan, Layne, Kylee and Adrianna. A Tribute to Memory service will be 7 PM, Friday, April 15, 2011 at Watts Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Jamie Watts officiating. Family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her honor to the Community Hospice of N.E. Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

Lenore Elizabeth Stevens

Lenore Elizabeth Stevens 91, of Satsuma, Florida passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at Palatka Health Care Center in Palatka, Florida. Lenore was born on Wednesday, September 17, 1919 in Flint Michigan to the late Fred and Beatrice (Hill) Freese. She is also preceded in death by her husbands: William DePew and Harold Stevens, sons: Jimmy DePew and Gary DePew. Lenore loved her family and friends. She enjoyed teaching many her skills of knitting and sewing. A member of the Eagles, Ladies Auxiliary Aerie #4355 in Crescent City, where she enjoyed playing Bingo and Cards. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing Lenore’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. Mrs Stevens is survived by her sons: Fred DePew, Charles DePew and wife Charlotte, Norman DePew and wife Helen, Tommy DePew and wife Jennifer, and Curt Freese; daughters: Bea Pitts and companion Zane, Beverly Bakes and husband Robby; step daughter, Janelle Stevens and companion Rachele: brothers: Jim Freese, Dale Freese; Many grandchildren and great grandchildren who she loved and cherished. Many other friends and family who will miss her dearly. A memorial service will be Saturday, April 16, 2011 at the Eagles in Crescent City, Florida. Simplicity Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida. “Rest in Peace Mom”

George D. Redding, Sr.

George D. Redding, Sr. 85, of Georgetown, Florida passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka, Florida. George was born on Thursday, October 29, 1925 in Eau Gallie, Florida to the late George W. And Eunice C. (Stokes) Redding. He is also preceded in death by his loving wife Georgia Redding, son, Todd Redding, brother, Dick Redding and sister Floydean Redding. Mr Redding faithfully served his country proudly in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII. During his service he received the following medals: World II Victory, Asiatic Pacific Campaign, USMC Rifle (marksman badge), Insignias Star and many others. He was a member of the Beulah Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, shrimping, and gardening. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing George’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. Mr. Redding is survived by his wife June Redding of Georgetown, Florida; sons: George D. Redding, Jr. And wife Margaret of Belleview, Nebraska; John D. Redding and wife Treva of Melbourne, Florida and Robert Bramlitt of Lake Como, Florida; daughters: CeCe Simpson and husband Dennis of Palm Coast, Florida, Ina Slater and Barbara Hamel both of Jacksonville, Florida; brothers: Frank Redding and wife Debbie of Geneva, Florida, Edmond Redding of Orlando, Florida, Douglas Redding and wife Sharon of Newville, Alabama and Donald Redding of Palm Bay, Florida; sisters: Joyce Faircloth of Geneva, Florida and, Yvonne Boykin of Orlando, Florida; eleven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; Many other releatives and friends who will miss him dearly. A Tribute to Life service will be 11 AM, Saturday, April 9, 2011 at Beulah Baptist Church in Fruitland, Florida with Pastor Robby Paxton and Rev. Dennis Simpson, officiating. Military honors will be bestowed by the U.S. Marine Corps. Simplicity Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

Harry Dewey Rood

Harry Dewey Rood 85, of Crescent City, Florida passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka, Floridai. Harry was boen on Saturday, May 2, 1925 in Dallas, Pennsylvania to the late Clarence G. and Ella (Randall) Rood. Mr. Rood proudly served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Dorothy “Dottie” in July of 2010. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Pomona Park, Florida. Harry worked for Watts Funeral Home Lake Crescent Chapel in Crescent City, Florida. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by signing Harry’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. Mr. Rood is survived by sons: Daniel Rood and wife Sue of Massachusetts and Keith Rood of Melbourne, Florida; brothers: Donnie Rood of New Albany, Pennsylvania and Kenneth Rood of Muncy, Pennsylvania; 4 grandchildren; Many more releatives and friends who will miss him dearly. Funeral Service will be 10 AM, Thursday, April 7, 2011 with Rev. Gary Munson, officiating, at the Watts Funeral Home Chapel in San Mateo, Florida. Visitation will be 6-8 PM Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at Watts Chapel. Interment will be next to his loving Dottie at Jacksonville National Cemetery, in Jacksonville, Florida with military honors bestowed by the Florida Army National Guard from St. Augustine, Florida. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.

Catherine “Cathy Wise” Marie McNaught

Catherine “Cathy Wise” Marie McNaught, 40, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at her home in Satsuma, Florida. Cathy was born to James and Frances Wise on Monday, May 4, 1970 in Knoxville, Tennessee. She enjoyed fishing, swimming, collecting unicorns and lighthouses. Cathy is preceded in death by her father, James Wise, Sr.; sister, Mary Roxanne Comer; daughter, Michelle McNaught. Memories and Condolences may be sent to the family by signing Cathy’s guest book online at WWW.WattsFuneralHomes.com. She leaves to cherish her memories her sons, Michael William McNaught of Georgetown, Florida, Hunter Lee Barber of San Mateo, Florida; mother, Frances Maynard of Georgetown, Florida; brothers and sisters, James M. Wise Jr. and wife, Bobbie Jo of Satsuma, Florida, Robert Wise of Satsuma, Florida, Christy Dale and husband, Daniel of San Mateo, Florida, Cheryl Vanderhoff and her husband, Shawn of Interlachen, Florida, Amanda Wells of San Mateo, Florida, Samantha Breunig of Holiday, Florida, Kenneth Breunig, Jr. of Georgetown, Florida, Teresa Breunig of Holiday, Florida; adopted father, John Wells of San Mateo, Florida; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends who will miss her dearly. In leui of flowers the family would like donations sent to James Wise, Jr. P.O. Box 1356, San Mateo, Fl 32187. Visitation will be 12 – 2 pm Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Cross Roads Baptist Church. A Celebration of Cathy’s Life will be at 2pm following the visitation. Cathy will be laid to rest at San Mateo Cemetery next to her daughter. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watts Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Inc., San Mateo, Florida.