John Clayton “J C” Partin, V, 13, of Havana passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.
The funeral service was held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Salem United Methodist Church in Havana with Pastor Greg Doss officiating. Interment was held at 4:00 p.m. at Bronson Cemetery in Bronson, Florida (outside of Gainesville).
The family received friends Friday, March 22, 2013 from 1 p.m. till 4 p.m. at Faith Funeral Home in Havana (850.539.4300 or www.faithfuneralhome.com)
JC was a 7th grade student at Robert F Munroe. He was a lifelong resident of Havana. He was a member of Boy Scout Troop 201 in Quincy where he was Patrol Leader and a Star Scout. He loved baseball. He played and represented Havana 3 years in state tournaments.
He is survived by his parents, John Clayton Partin, IV and Angela Claiborne of Havana; his paternal grandparents, John C. Partin, III and Donna Cobb Partin of Bronson, FL; one uncle, Edward Claiborne (Patti) of Monticello, FL; and three aunts, Dina Partin Lago of Perry, Amy Claiborne of Havana and Lisa Bentkofsky (Bob) of Oviedo, FL; and many cousins, including one very special cousin, Harry Claiborne.
He is preceded in death by; his grandparents, Clyde Porter Claiborne and Gloria H. Claiborne.