Martha Levell Wilson Dennis, 86, of Cocoa and formerly a longtime resident of Havana, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2013 in Merritt Island following a lengthy illness.
The funeral service was held at 11:00 AM, EDT, Saturday, April 13th at Bevis Funeral Home of Tallahassee. Interment followed at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Gadsden County. The family received friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
A native of Whigham, Georgia and a homemaker, Mrs. Dennis was a longtime member of Havana’s Northview Assembly of God Church. She was the daughter of the late James Manson Wilson and Beatrice Terrell Wilson.
Survivors include five daughters, Linda Forehand of Quincy, Gail Cone of Cocoa, Judy Miller of Nashville, Sue Bruce of Jacksonville and Deborah Cone of Tallahassee; eleven grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Dennis was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Dennis; two sons, Alvin Cone and John R. Cone, Jr.; and a grandson, Mitchell Bruce.
BEVIS FUNERAL HOME of Tallahassee (850/385-2193 or www.bevisfh.com) is assisting the Dennis family.