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James and Sikes Funeral Home

James and Sikes Funeral Home

Maddox Chapel  4278 Lafayette Street Marianna, FL 32446 (850) 482-2332

Website URL: http://www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com/

Paul Warren Kelley

Paul Warren Kelley, 93, of Fountain passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Marianna.

Memorialization will be by cremation with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing

Wandis C. Scott

Wandis C. Scott, 82, of Alford died Thursday, August 10, 2017 at her residence.

Wandis was born in Alford, Fl on June 20, 1935 to the late Ivey and Lena Vickery Daniels. She spent many years working on the family farm with her husband and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Marianna.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Farrell Scott.

Survivors include two sons, John Carlton Scott and wife, Vicki, William Sim Scott and wife, Donna, all of Marianna; one daughter, Sandra Watson and husband, Craig of Blountstown; four brothers, Nolan Daniels of Marianna, Norris Daniels of Port St. Joe, Virgil Daniels of Blountstown and Terry Daniels of Marianna; seven grandchildren and spouses, nine great grandchildren and one to be born soon.

Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017 at James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel with Rev. Ellis Vickery officiating. Interment will follow in Alford City Cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services at James  & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel.

Condolences may be made online at www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com

Roy Frank Hatcher

Roy Frank Hatcher, 91, of Grand Ridge went home to be with his Lord, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at his residence in Grand Ridge.

Mr. Hatcher lived his entire life in Jackson County.  He was a retired farmer and enjoyed fishing, hunting, working in his garden and sharing with family and friends.  He was an active member of Bascom Baptist Church most of his life, serving as a Sunday School Teacher and Deacon.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Joyce Carilon Holbert; parents, Johnny and Martha Ham Hatcher, six brothers and sisters and the mother of his children, Edna Watford Hatcher.

Survivors include his wife, Eloise Paulk Womack Hatcher; two sons, Curtis and wife, Jenny, Hilton and wife, Becky; a son-in-law, Ivan Holbert all of Bascom; one step-daughter, Joyce Riley and husband, David Edenfield; one step-son, Larry Womack; nine grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, six great great grandchildren, three step grandchildren and three step great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Bascom Baptist Church with Revs. Matt Basford and Greg Roberts officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services at Bascom Baptist Church.

Mr. Roy’s Family would like to thank his caregivers, Nita Hamm, Sharon Hamm, Bethany Overholt and Winnie Anderson for their care and compassion during this time.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Emerald Coast Hospice; 3015 Jefferson St, Marianna, FL 32446.

Condolences may be made online at www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com

Dianne Tyus Berry

Dianne Tyus Berry, 60, of Marianna, died Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Southeast Alabama Medical Center.

Dianne was born May 5, 1957 in Chattahoochee, FL. to Troy and Vergelina Tyus. She spent many of her younger years playing softball where she was known to be a excellent player. As a young adult, she made time to coach young teams and share with them the skills and strategies she had learned over the years. She loved sports and loved other people.  Dianne worked for many years as a Lieutenant for the Jackson County Sheriffs Office as a 911 Communications Director where she was highly respected for her effective and direct instructions to her officers.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Spurgeon “Spud” Berry; parents, Troy and Vergelina Tyus; brother, Troy Lee ”Chuck” Tyus, Jr.

Dianne is survived by her daughter, Leigh Berry Porter and husband, Matt of Sneads, Stephanie DeAnne Berry of Marianna; brother, Ted Tyus and wife, Charlotte of Marianna; sister, Saundra Applewhite of Cypress; grandchild, Alli-Anne Grace Cheverez and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be 5 p.m. Sunday, August 6, 2017 at United Believers Worship Center in Grand Ridge with Revs. Kelvin Johnson and Juno Douglas officiating James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing. The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services at the church.

Condolences may be made online at www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com

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