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Cooper Funeral Home

Cooper Funeral Home

Alexander Brown, Jr.

Prophet Alexander Brown, Jr., of DeFuniak Springs, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 6, 2018 in the Ft. Walton Beach Rehabilitation Center of Ft. Walton Beach, Florida.  He was 64 years old. 

Alexander was born on December 19, 1953 to the Madie (Peterson) Brown and the late Alexander Brown, Sr. in Bunnell, Florida.  He was a member of the New Deliverance Pentecostal Holiness Church in DeFuniak Springs, Florida and was a Custodian for many years. 

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife: Betty Jean Brown; two children: Betty Jewell Graham (Benny) and Larry Wayne Brown, all of DeFuniak Springs, Florida; two grandchildren: Anna L. Graham and Jermel J. Graham; brothers:  Alfred Peterson (Gloria Mae), Eddie Brown (Debra), Willie Brown (Cathy), John Brown (Erica), and Timothy Brown (Alice);  sisters:  Susie Potter  (Willie Lee), Lottie Mike (Bishop Edward), Gloria Peterson (Rev. Richard, Sr.), Brenda Peterson, Debra Conner (Elder Don), and Connie Hawes;  along with a host of other relatives and friends. 

A Celebration of Alexander’s Life will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, July 14, 2018 from the sanctuary of the McQueen’s Temple First Born Church of Vernon, Florida with pastor, Jr. Bishop J.O. Brown, Pastor Angela Jackson, Elder Don Conner, Rev. Richard Peterson and Bishop Edward T. Mike, officiating.  Committal Service will follow in the St. Luke Memorial Gardens of Vernon, Florida with Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida, directing.  

Public Viewing will begin on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 12 Noon until 9 PM CST in the Cooper Funeral Home Chapel of Chipley, Florida.  The remains will lie in repose at the church on Saturday 1hr prior to services.  Friends may sign the guestbook online at www.cooperfhchipley.com. 

Lucille (Brown) Tomblin

Mrs. Lucille (Brown) Tomblin, of Chipley, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in the Bay Medical Center of Panama City, Florida.  She was 76 years old. 

Lucille was born on April 10, 1942 to the late Buford & Mary (Callins) Brown in Chipley, Florida.  She served as a Dietary Aide for the Washington County Hospital for numerous years and for Sunland in Marianna Florida for 20+ years.  

She leaves to cherish her memories two daughters: Erica Butler of Panama City, Florida, and Beverly Butler of Tallahassee, Florida;  one son: Anthony Tomblin of Bradenton, Florida; two granddaughters: Christina Tomblin of Jacob City, Florida, and Jermaine Lewis of Tallahassee, Florida;  one great-grandsons: Miles Anthony Libert of Jacob City, Florida;  two sisters:  Phyllis Brown of Panama City, Florida and Ethel Brown-Oney (Gene) of Vernon, Florida; two brothers: Isaac Brown (Dorothy) of Vernon, Florida, and Ferman Brown, Jr. of Bonifay, Florida; along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

A Celebration of Lucille’s Life will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, July 7, 2018 from the sanctuary of the Johnson Temple First Born Church with pastor, Elder Floyd Harper, Rev. Larry Brown, Rev. Earl Cooke, and Dea Isaac Brown, officiating.  Committal Service will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery of Chipley, Florida with Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida, directing. 

Public Viewing will begin on Friday, July 6, 2018 from 12 Noon until 9 PM in the Cooper Funeral Home Chapel of Chipley, Florida.  The remains will lie in repose at the church on Saturday, 1hr. prior to services.  Friends may sign the guestbook online at www.cooperfhchipley.com.

Eddie Lee Mosley

Mr. Eddie Lee Mosley of Chipley, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in the Moffitt Cancer Center of Tampa, Florida.  He was 72 years old. 

Eddie was born on November 27, 1944 to the late Eddie W. and Mary (Keith) Mosley in Ochlocknee, Georgia.  He was a faithful member of the St. Joseph A.M.E. Church of Chipley, Florida where he served in many capacities until his health began to fail him.  Eddie served his country honorably in the U.S. Army fighting in the Vietnam War. After 20+ years of service he retired and then became employed with the Washington County School District as a School Bus Driver.

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 51 years: Mary Lucille Mosley of Chipley, Florida; two children: Erika Mosley of Tallahassee, Florida and Erik Mosley & his wife Sandra of Pensacola, Florida; five grandchildren: Aaron, Eddie III, Elijah, Azavaughn and Savannah; one great-grandchild: Everett Jay; two sisters: Willie Mae Garrett and her husband Roy & Earlene Bell; along with a host of other relatives and friends. 

A Celebration of Eddie’s Life will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, May 26, 2018 from the sanctuary of the St. Joseph A.M.E. Church of Chipley, Florida with pastor, Rev. Linda Ellis, Bishop Alec Richardson, Bishop Craig P. Riley, Rev. Sinclair Forbes, Rev. Larry Brown, and Rev. Alice Clark, officiating.  Committal Services will follow in the church cemetery with Full Military Honors performed by the Ft. Rucker Honor Guard and the Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida, directing.  

 Public Viewing will begin on Friday, May 25, 2018 at Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida from 10 AM – 9 PM CST. The remains will lie in repose at the church on Saturday 1hr prior to services.  Friends may sign the guestbook online at www.cooperfhchipley.com.

Leo Tensley

Mr. Leo Tensley, of Chipley, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on May 5, 2018.  He was 74 years old.  

Leo was born on July 22, 1943 in Washington County, Florida to the late Mr. Sylvester and Mrs. Leatha Tensley.  He was a construction worked by trade. 

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife: Lula Tensley; three (3) sons: Ansell Tensley, Tommy Tensley and Leo Tensely, Jr.; one (1) daughter: Kris Tinsley; two (2) grandchildren; two (2) sisters: Barbara Morris (Jake) and Angela Houston (Robert); aunt: Margie Brown; along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

A Celebration of Leo’s Life will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, May 12, 2018 from the sanctuary of the St. Joseph A.M.E. Church in Chipley, Florida with pastor, Rev. Lina Ellis, Rev. Larry Brown, and Bishop David C. Mack, officiating.  Committal Services will follow in the Church Cemetery with Cooper Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida, directing. 

Public Viewing will be from 11 AM – 9 PM, Friday, May 11, 2018 in the Cooper Funeral Home Chapel of Chipley, Florida.  The remains will lie in repose one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.  Friends may sign the guestbook online at www. cooperfhchipley.com 

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