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Obituaries for the week of August 26 – September 1, 2014

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:36 pm

  Andrews – LoraineVirginia Andrews There is a new voice in the heavenly choir this week.  Loraine Andrews, 89, passed away Thursday, August 21st, at The Parks Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, 9311 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32837, just 20 days before her 90th birthday.  She was born in Ripley, West Virginia on September 10, 1924 to Vernon and Maudie  (Parsons)  Rhodes.  She was the youngest daughter of a family

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  • Obituaries for the week of August 19 – August 25, 2014

    Posted on August 19, 2014 at 10:07 am

    O’Day - Mr. Robert “Bob” Roderick O’Day, 79, of Snyder, TX died on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at his residence in Snyder after a lengthy illness.  Services for Mr. O’Day were held on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at 2:00 p.m., at First United Methodist Church with Reverend Ernie McGaughey and Reverend Brian Adams and Mr. Jim Erwin officiating.  Mr. O’Day was born on Tuesday, August 28, 1934 in Ashtabula, Ohio to

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  • Obituaries for the week of August 12 – August 18, 2014

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 2:01 pm

    ZIMMERMAN - Robert J. Zimmerman, 59, of Kissimmee passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014 at home with his family by his side.  “Zem” was born March 26, 1955 in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, the son of Arthur and Dorothy Zimmerman. He moved to Kissimmee in 1992 from Sussex County, New Jersey. He was employed by Universal Studios in Park Services and was involved in coaching Little League Baseball in

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  • Obituaries for the week of August 5 – August 11, 2014

    Posted on August 5, 2014 at 9:35 am

    DeBORD - Mrs. Edith “Carolyn” DeBord, 71, of St. Cloud, FL passed way Saturday, August 2, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.  Carolyn was born in Sparta, TN on April 15, 1943, the daughter of the late James Andrew and Anna Lee (Sitz) White. She was a homemaker foremost and an electronic inspector at Mercury Marine in St. Cloud for many years. She was preceded in death by brothers; Robert Andrew

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  • Obituaries for the week of July 29 – August 4, 2014

    Posted on July 28, 2014 at 10:14 am

    CACKETT - Earl S. Cackett, age 61, of Kissimmee passed away on July 28, 2014. He moved to Kissimmee, FL from Utica, NY at an early age. He was an avid NASCAR fan and worked for the Osceola County Property Appraisers office after he retired from Publix.  He is the son of the late Earl S. Cackett Sr. and Theresa Cackett. He is survived by his mother Theresa Cackett; loving wife

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  • Obituaries for the week of July 22 – July 28, 2014

    Posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:46 am

      CAPPS - William Ralph Capps, 85, passed away July 8, 2014. He was born on February 29, 1929 to Lemmie Merritt and William Ester Capps in Cottonwood, AL. A retired mechanical contractor for Walt Disney World and Martin Marietta Corporation, he moved to Kissimmee from Inglewood, CA in 1958.  He was also a member of Orange Blossom Lodge #80 F.& A.M., Kissimmee, Scottish Rite Bodies and Bahia Shrine Temple both

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  • Obituaries for the week of July 15 – July 21, 2014

    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 11:00 am

    CHAMBLEY - William Benjamin Chambley, Jr., age 71, of Kissimmee, FL and formerly Oak Ridge, TN died Sunday, July 13, 2014. He was born October 2, 1942 in Grenada, Mississippi, the son of William Benjamin Chambley and Sarah Long Chambley.  He was a member of St. Stephens Episcopal Church. Mr. Chambley worked as a lifeguard in Oak Ridge from 1959 – 1965.  He was a member of the Elks Lodge for

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