Mrs. Delia Taylor Rudd, 97, of Quincy, passed May 4, 2014. She was born December 10, 1916 in Quincy, Florida and was predeceased by her husband, Norman Rudd; son, D. J. Rudd; and parents, Warren and Pearle Mock Taylor; and sisters, Agnes Rudd and Trudie Taylor. [Full Story »]
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Mrs. Delia Taylor Rudd, 97, of Quincy, passed May 4, 2014. She was born December 10, 1916 in Quincy, Florida and was predeceased by her husband, Norman Rudd; son, D. J. Rudd; and parents, Warren and Pearle Mock Taylor; and sisters, Agnes Rudd and Trudie Taylor.
Visitation will be Thursday, May 8, 6:00 – 7:00 P. M. at the Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy, with a graveside service to be Friday, May 9, at 11:00 A. M. at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in the Glory Community, with Rev. Howard Adams officiating.
She is survived by; her daughters, Alicia Rudd of Quincy and Ida Brown of Tiger, Georgia; son, Larry Rudd of Jacksonville; 16 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great grandchildren.
Charles McClellan Funeral Home, 627-7677, in charge of arrangements.
Lelia Mae Caldwell Williams, 63, of Midway, died on Monday, April 28, 2014 at home. She was a member of the Fellowship Independent Baptist Church of Quincy, Florida. Service was 1:00 PM, Saturday, May 3, 2014 at East Gadsden High School Gymnasium in Havana, with burial in the Williams Cemetery in Midway. Viewing was from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Friday, May 2, at Fellowship Independent Baptist Church in Quincy.
She is survived by her husband, James Williams of Midway; son, Michael V. Williams, Sr. (Trivina) of Tallahassee; daughter, Angela N. Williams-Hall (Torrey) of Thomasville, GA; grandson, Michael V. Williams, Jr. of Tallahassee; brothers, Eric Caldwell Jr. (Patricia) of Midway, Elijah Caldwell of Midway, and Elisha Caldwell Sr. of Midway; sister, Thelma J. Caldwell of Midway and her nephew, Elisha Tywan Caldwell of Midway. She is also survived by; her stepsisters, stepbrothers and sisters-in-law and her stepdaughter.
Bradwell Mortuary of Quincy was in charge of the arrangements.
TWO FORMER MUNROE BASEBALL PLAYERS ON MOUND IN HISTORIC WIN:
Former Munroe shortstop and pitcher Kendal Weeks got an incredible save for his FAMU Rattler baseball team last week in a stunning 4-3 win over the 6th ranked UF team. Munroe and FAMU teammate Cameron Sims started on the mound but was pulled in the first inning.
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