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Obert Funeral Home

Obert Funeral Home

Adam Cheaney

Adam Cheaney, age 37 of Sneads, passed from this life on September 24, 2017 at his residence.

Adam was born on January 16, 1980 in Houston, Texas. He was a resident of the Florida panhandle since the age of 4 and enjoyed spending time on the water wakeboarding, as well as playing volleyball. He loved his family and friends, but the love of his life was his two girls.

He is survived by his mother: Donna Davis and husband Jeff of Marianna, Florida; two daughters: Ava Cheaney of California and Addy Cheaney of Sneads, Florida; brother: BJ McDaniel of Sneads, Florida; maternal grandparents: Bonnie and Floyd Pumphrey of Cottondale, Florida; step father: Bob McDaniel and wife Denisa of Sneads, Florida; two step brothers: Joseph Davis of Atlanta, Georgia, Trent Jeter of Sneads, Florida; two step sisters: Sianna Thomas and husband Daniel of Webster, Florida, Kylee Davis of Sneads, Florida; biological father and paternal grandmother: Terry Cheaney and Marilyn Cheaney both of Houston, Texas.

Funeral services will be held 10A.M. Friday, September 29, 2017 at Evangel Worship Center in Marianna, Florida with Pastor Lavon Pettis and Pastor Juno Douglas officiating. Interment will follow in Dykes Cemetery in Sneads, Florida. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida directing.

The family will receive friends for visitation from 6-8P.M. Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Evangel Worship Center. Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the Sneads High School Graduation Fund.

Leanna McCluskey Gomez

Leanna went to heaven on September 27, 2017.   She was a resident of Marianna, Florida for 43 years and was the loving Mom of Kip Gomez and Heather Sanders.

Her journey began March 5, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York as the daughter of William and Joyce McCluskey.  Her creative talents led her to become an accomplished ballet dancer and the co-owner and ballet instructor of Studio 71 South.  She was also a beloved cosmetologist and professional artist.

She became a born again follower of Christ in 2004 and has since been a devoted member of Faith Baptist Church in Marianna, Fl. 

She is survived by her children Kip Gomez (Kristi) and Heather Sanders (Tim); eight beautiful grandchildren, Max, Joyelle, Nathan, Andrew, Jacob, Jessica, Joshua and Jodi; a precious sister-in-law and nieces and nephews (Minnesota).  She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Fred McCluskey.

A memorial service will be held 11 AM on October 7, 2017 at Faith Baptist Church. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida in charge of arrangements.

Memorial donations, in lieu of flowers, may be made to Faith Baptist Church, Missionary Support, 2494 Hwy 71, Marianna, Florida, 32448.

Agnes Marie Brown

Agnes Marie Brown, age 93 of Marianna, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on June 13, 2017 at Jackson Hospital.

Agnes was born on December 14, 1923 in Stantonville, Tennessee to Clarence and Mattie Clark Higgins. She moved to the Jackson County area in 1987, coming from Indiantown, Florida, and was a church member at Lighthouse Community Church in Marianna.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Clarence and Mattie Higgins; husband: William Charles Brown; granddaughter: Tami.

She is survived by her four daughters: Linda Tharp of Marianna, Florida, Ramell Davis of Marianna, Florida, Delois Moss and husband Marshall of Alford, Florida, Patricia McBride of Lexington, Tennessee; grandchildren: Debbie, Sherri, Judy, Nette, David, Wayne, Jeffery, Teresa, James, Kathy, Larry, Melanie, Gennifer, Brandy, Tanya, Missy, Tracy; thirty-nine great grandchildren; thirty-one great great grandchildren; one great great great grandchild.

Funeral services will be held 11A.M. Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Lighthouse Community Church in Marianna, Florida with Rev. Frances Dudley officiating. Interment will immediately follow in Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Marianna. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida will be directing.

The family will receive friends for visitation one hour prior to the service at the church

Travis Taylor Ham

Travis Taylor Ham, age 28 of Chipley, passed from this life on May 28, 2017.

Travis was born on November 29, 1988 in Dothan, Alabama to Robert C. Ham and Mary Harris. He was a graduate of Cottondale High School and worked as a Corrections officer at Northwest Florida Reception Center in Greenhead.

He is survived by his significant other, Kristina Hodges of Chipley, Florida; father: Robert C. Ham and wife Maria of Malone, Florida; mother: Mary Harris of Wausau, Florida; two sons: Jeremiah and Jaran of Chipley, Florida; daughter: Scarlett of Chipley, Florida; paternal grandmother: Frances Baxter of Chipley, Florida; brother:  Lance Hutchins of Wausau, Florida; sisters: Amber Register and husband Robert of Graceville, Florida, Alida Ham of Malone, Florida, Carlotta Kornegay and husband Jacob of Marianna, Florida.

A celebration of life will be held 7P.M. Friday, June 2, 2017 at Grace and Glory Worship Center in Chipley, Florida. The family will receive friend for visitation from 5-7P.M. at the church. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida directing

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