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Saltmarsh, Susie Moreno
Dec 4, 1890 - Jun 1, 1973

Pensacola News Journal, Sun., June 3, 1973

Susie Moreno Saltmarsh, 82, died Friday in a local hospital.

She was a lifetime member of Saint Michael's Catholic Church and a honorary member of the Mother Seton Hospital Guild at Sacred Heart Hospital. She recently received the Andrew Jackson Centennial Award as one of Pensacola's pioneer families. Mrs. Saltmarsh was the wife of the late Thomas W. Saltmarsh, senior partner in Saltmarsh Cleveland and Gund.

Survivors include two sons, Cmdr. Ernest O. Saltmarsh of Jacksonville and Thomas W. Saltmarsh, Jr. of Pensacola; one daughter, Susan Saltmarsh; three sisters, Mrs. Edward Shaw of San Diego, Mrs. Thomas L. Sprague of Coronado, Calif. and Miss Elizabeth Moreno and 17 grandchildren.

The Rosary will be recited in the Chapel of Waters & Hibbert Sunday night at 7 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be recited Monday morning by Rev. Father Frank Giri at 10 a.m. at St. Michaels Catholic Church with burial in St. Michaels Cemetery.

Waters & Hibbert Funeral Home will direct.

Honorary pallbearers will be Harold H. Cleaveland, Charles C. Gund, Harold C. Gordan, Frank P. Salath, Julius H. Spann, Robert I. Brent, Gordan B. McKenzie and Dr. Amos L. Prevatt.



Scarritt, Agnes (de Rocheblave)
Aug 13, 1865 - Feb 2, 1943

Pensacola newspaper, Feb 1943 (Fisher Pou Info)

Mrs. Scarritt Dies at Home.

Mrs. Agnes Scarritt, 77, died Tuesday night at her home at Pou Station.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Vince A. Bruno; four sons, De R. M. Scarritt of New York, Harry H. Russell M., and Francis M. Scarritt of Pensacola; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters Mrs. C. M. Reilly and Mrs. F. E. Commyns both of Pensacola.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow morning at 8:30 from the home of her daughter Mrs. V. A. Bruno, 701 West Mallory street, and at 9 o'clock from St. John's Catholic church at Warrington, with the Rev. Joseph Royer saying the mass.

Pallbearers will be: Clint Reilly, Angelo Haley, Francis Commyns, Jerry Kelly, Lloyd Wheat and Fred Egelhoff.

Burial will be in St. John's cemetery at Warrington with Fisher-Pou directing.



Schiller, Carrie Alma (Cardenas)
Oct 9, 1899 - May 16, 1943

#1 Pensacola newspaper, May 1943 (Fisher Pou Info)

Mrs. Carrie Alma Schiller, 43, died early Sunday morning at her home 311 Tenth street, East Pensacola Heights. She leaves her husband, Frank P. Schiller, Five daughters, Mrs. Juanita Bobe of Mobile, Mrs. Alma Keller of Van Hiseville, N. J. , Mrs. Frances Paro and Misses Margaret and Barbara Schiller of Pensacola. Her mother Mrs. Jennie Cardenas. Three brothers Louis, Ed and Joseph H. Cardenas. Five sisters Mrs. Marion Smith, Mrs. Evelyn Lee, Mrs. Thelma Bobe, Mrs. Irene Cork of Pensacola and Mrs. Addie Mae Bowman of Norfolk, Va. Six grandchildren and other relatives.

Funeral services will be held from the home in East Pensacola Heights at a time to be announced later with Fisher- Pou directing.

#2 Pensacola newspaper, May 1943 (Fisher Pou Info)

Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie Alma Schiller will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday from the home, 311 Tenth street, East Pensacola Heights, with the Rev. Smythe Lindsay, of Christ Episcopal church, officiating. Burial will be in Roberts cemetery, Gull Point. Fisher-Pou is in charge.

Pallbearers will be: Closie Lee, Joe Livingston, Harry Harris, R. L. Kimbrel, Art Huston and Ransom Atwill.



Sellars, Helen Lee (Beaty)
May 11, 1920 - May 28, 1948

Pensacola Newspaper, May 28, 1948

Mrs. Helen Lee Sellars, of 231 Second street, East Pensacola Heights, died suddenly Thursday afternoon.

She is survived by her husband, Edward W. Sellars, an infant son, Michael Edward Sellars; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Beaty; three brothers, Lindsey and Marion Clayton of East Pensacola Heights and James Beaty of Mobile, Ala. and her grandfather , R. M. Beaty of Kansas City, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at the residence of her parents, 601.......



Semmes, Kate Greenwood
Jan 26, 1901 - May 29, 1978

Pensacola Journal, Tues., May 30, 1978

Kate Greenwood Semmes, 77, of 3090 Blackshear Ave., died Monday morning at her home.

Mrs. Semmes was a native of Mobile, Ala., and had resided in Pensacola since 1926. She was a member of the Cathedral of Sacred Heart Parish, the Pensacola Junior League, the Merrymakers and the Nomads. She was a Red Cross Volunteer and wife of the late Oliver John Semmes, Jr.

Survivors include two sons, Oliver John Semmes, III of Alexandria, Va., and Richard Greenwood Semmes of Pensacola; two daughters, Mrs. Roger Carlquist of Rockville, Md., and Mrs. Max Sherrill of Clemson, S. C.; six sisters, Mrs. Henry Andrews, Mrs. Redmond Rogers, Mrs. Thomas Galleried, Mrs. George Tonsmeire, Mrs. James Spafford and Mrs. Bernadette Oldemoppen, all of Mobile, a brother, Richard Greenwood of Mobile, 16 grandchildren and a great grand child.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Cathedral of Sacred Heart with the Rev. Fr. James Amos celebrating the Mass.

Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery with the Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.

Active pallbearers will be nephews, Mike Rogers, Redmond Rogers, Tommy Galleried, Peter Galleried, George Tonsmeire, Bill Tonsmeire, Bill Andrews and Clinton Greenwood.


Honorary pallbearers will be G. Wright Reese, Charles Gonzalez, Burney Henderson, W. Meriwether Hill, Pratt Martin, Tommy Watson, W. J. Noonan Sr., W. B. Hixon, M. D., and Stewart Mack Taylor.

Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.



Semmes, Oliver J., Jr.
May 21, 1903 - Apr 11, 1975

#1 Pensacola Journal, Sat., Apr 12, 1975

Semmes Dies at 71 (picture)

Oliver J. Semmes, Jr., recognized as a man who helped build the city of Gulf Breeze after serving as city manager of Pensacola, died Friday at the age of 71.

A civil engineer who dedicated 44 years of his life to serving the public, Semmes died at his home at 3090 Blackshear Ave.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The Rev. Father Raymond Mullins will say mass. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery in Pensacola.

The body will be at the Fisher-Pou Chapel for viewing Sunday, starting at 10 a.m. The Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Sunday in the chapel.

Born in Pensacola in 1903, Semmes was graduated from Pensacola High School in 1920 and attended Alabama Polytechnical Institute at Auburn, Ala., graduating in 1924 with a __________ civil engineering.

He was appointed city manager in June, 1947. He served in that capacity until 1961 and in 1963 accepted the job of Gulf Breeze city engineer.

Six years ago, the city of Gulf Breeze recognized Semmes for his public service. An office in the city hall was named in his honor.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Kate Greenwood Semmes of Pensacola; two daughters, Mrs. Roger Carlquist of Rockville, Md., and Mrs. Max Sherrill of Clemson, S. C.; two sons, Oliver J. Semmes III of Alexandria, Va., and Richard G. Semmes of Pensacola; two sisters, Mrs. Charles W. Crawford of Pensacola and Mrs. William B. Whaley of LoJolla, Calif., and 16 grandchildren.

The family has requested that flowers not be sent. Memorial should be made to a favorite charity.

#2 Pensacola News Journal, Sun., Apr 13, 1975

Mr. Oliver J. Semmes, Jr., 71, of 3090 Blackshear Ave., died Friday.

Mr. Semmes is recognized as a man who helped build the city of Gulf Breeze after serving as city manager of Pensacola. He was a civil engineer who dedicated 44 years of his life to serving the public.

He was a native of Pensacola and graduated from Pensacola High School in 1920. He attended Alabama Polytechnical Institute at Auburn, Ala., graduating in 1924 with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering.

He was appointed city manager in June, 1947 and served in that capacity until 1961. In 1963 he accepted the job of Gulf Breeze city engineer.

Six years ago, the city of Gulf Breeze recognized Semmes for his public service. An office in the city hall was named in his honor.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Kate Greenwood Semmes of Pensacola; two daughters, Mrs. Roger Carlquist of Rockville, Md., and Mrs. Max Sherrill of Clemson, S. C.; two sons, Oliver J. Semmes III of Alexandria, Va., and Richard G. Semmes of Pensacola; two sisters, Mrs. Charles W. Crawford of Pensacola and Mrs. William B. Whaley of LoJolla, Calif., and 16 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Raymond Mullins reciting mass.

Burial will be in the St. John's Cemetery with Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.

The Rosary will be recited 7 p.m. Sunday in the Fisher-Pou Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be made to a favorite charity.

Honorary pallbearers will be Theo D. Baars, Charles Gonzalez, M. F. Gonzalez, Bernie Henderson, Pratt Martin Sr., W. Merriwether Hill, Thomas C. Watson, Francis W. Taylor, William Fisher and Thomas S. Kennedy Sr.



Shelby, Annie Bonifay
Feb 12, 1913 - Aug 11, 1974

Pensacola Journal, Mon., Aug. 12, 1974

Mrs. Annie Bonifay Shelby, 61, of 14 Lime St., died Sunday morning in a local hospital.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola. She was a member of the Myrtle Grove United Methodist Church and the Myrtle Grove Womens Club.

Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Evelyn Fannin, Mrs. Clara Nelson, and Mrs. Linda Chinn, all of Pensacola and Mrs. Barbara Burgchardt of Atlanta; two sons, Joseph H. Shelby and Richard E. Shelby, both of Atlanta, her mother, Mrs. Alice Bonifay, of Pensacola; three sisters, Mrs. Hattie Bancroft, Mrs. Edith Gilliland and Mrs. Elsie Yonker all of Pensacola; two brothers, Frank A. Bonifay and Joe E. Bonifay, both of Pensacola and 19 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Tuesday in the Myrtle Grove United Methodist Church with the Rev. Braxton McCurley officiating.

The body will be placed in the church at 3 p.m. from the Fisher-Pou Chapel.

The body will be placed in the Fisher Pou Chapel at 10 a.m., Monday.

Burial will be in the Bayview Memorial Park with the Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.



Shelby, George E.
Mar 13, 1910 - Nov 19, 1964

Pensacola Journal, Nov. 21, 1964

George E. Shelby, 83, of 14 Willow St., died Thursday night in a local hospital.

Mr. Shelby was a lifelong resident of Escambia County and was a member of Myrtle Grove Methodist Church. He was retired civil service at the Pensacola Naval Air Station and a veteran of World War II. He was a member of West Pensacola Masonic Lodge 296.

Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Annie Shelby of Pensacola; four daughters, Mrs. Evelyn Fannin, Mrs. Barbara Clinton and Mrs. Linda Chinn, all of Pensacola; and Mrs. Clara Nelson of Seville, Spain; two sons, Joseph H. Shelby and Richard E. Shelby, both of Pensacola; his mother Mrs. Laura Yonker of Pensacola; three sisters, Mrs. Ollie Kirksey, Mrs. Maxine Cobb and Mrs. Lucille Searies, all of Pensacola, two brothers, Arthur E. Yonkers of West Palm Beach and Fritz F. Yonker of Pensacola, and 12 grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Fisher-Pou Funeral Services.



Sheppard, Cecily (unmarried)
Sep 5, 1888 - Jul 21, 1978

Pensacola newspaper, Jul 1978 (Fisher Pou Info)

Cecily Sheppard, 89, of 5203 N. 9th Ave., died Friday at Haven of Our Lady of Peace.

Miss Sheppard was born in St. Andrews and had spent most of her life in Pensacola. She was the daughter of Navy Capt. Francis Henry Sheppard and Lulu McKinley Sheppard.

Survivors include nieces and nephews, Barbara Richter, Frances McCain, Raymond R. Sheppard, M. F. Gonzalez, Charles F. Gonzalez, Jr., Henry R. Gonzalez, Virginia Macmillan, Lucy Sheppard, Nixon Sheppard, Dudley G. Sheppard, Alan C. Sheppard, Lawrece Sheppard, Evelyn Luecht and Mary Bruno.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the Cathedral of The Sacred Heart with the Rev. H. Michael Weaver officiating. The rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Sunday in the Fisher-Pou chapel.

Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be M. F. Gonzalez, Charles F. Gonzalez Jr., Dudley G. Sheppard, Alan C. Shepard, Nixon Sheppard and Dickson B. Gonzalez.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Haven of Our Lady of Peace.



Sheppard, Oscar N.
Dec 29, 1880 - Feb 1, 1956

Pensacola newspaper, Fri., Feb. 3, 1956

Funeral services for Oscar N. Sheppard, 75, of 412 Bayou Blvd., are to held Friday at 9:15 a.m. at Fisher-Pou Chapel followed by services at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

The Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the chapel.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Eva G. Sheppard, three sisters, Mrs. Charles F. Gonzalez, Pensacola, and Miss Susan Sheppard and Miss Cecily Sheppard, both of Panama City; five sons, O N. Sheppard Jr., Decatur, Ga., the Rev. Vincent Sheppard, St. Bernard, Ala., and Dudley, Alan and Laurence Sheppard, all of Pensacola; four daughters, Mrs. Angus M. McMillan, Miss Lucy Sheppard and Mrs. Paul Bruno, all of Pensacola, and Mrs. R. E. Luecht, Rocky River, O. and 23 grandchildren.

The family requests flowers be omitted.

Honorary pallbearers will be: Charles McKeon, Walter Rosasco, Dr. A. M. Ames, Charles Gonzalez Sr., Vincent A. Bruno, H. R. Simmons, Richard Gonzalez Sr., George Kinman. Active: Frank Gonzalez, B. J. Nickelson, Charles F. Gonzalez Jr., Alphonse Condon, Eugene Baldwin, R. L. Witherill, Richard Hooten and Danny Bruno.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.



Shunk, Marjorie (Leonard)
Jun 2, 1917 - Mar 17, 1977

Pensacola Journal, Fri., Mar. 18, 1977

Mrs. Marjorie Leonard Shunk, 59, died Monday in Bellvue.

Mrs. Shunk was a native of Pensacola and had resided in Bellvue for the past ten years. She was a member of the Episcopal Church.

Survivors include a son, Robert Scuyler Van-Shank of Bellevue; two daughters, Mrs. Jim Callahan of Eugene, Oregon, and Mrs. David Langdon of Vancouver, Wash.; a brother, J. S. Leonard, Jr., and a sister, Mrs. Tom Pace, both of Pensacola and four grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be 4 p.m. Friday in the St. Johns Cemetery with the Dr. B. M. Currin of the Christ Episcopal Church officiating. Fisher Pou Funeral Service will direct.



Shuttleworth, Genevieve (unmarried)
Abt 1889 - Dec 9, 1980

Pensacola News Journal, Sun., Dec. 14, 1980

Genevieve Shuttleworth, 92, of 1062 Landscaster Ave., Rosemont, Pa., died Tuesday in Rosemont.

Miss Shuttleworth, a native of Pensacola, retired in 1962 after 30 years with civil service. She was a U. S. Navy Youmanette in World War I, attended St. Michael's High School in Pensacola and was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church.

Survivors include three nieces, Mrs. Grantland Caro Vankleck of Rosemont, Pa., Mrs. Anne Clark of Richmond, Va., and Mrs. Nancy Gropf of Canton Center, Conn.; two nephews, W. L. Shuttleworth of Canton, Ohio and John Shuttleworth of Sylacouga, Ala.; and several great nieces and great nephews.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Fisher-Pou Funeral Service with Rev. Fr. Richard Bowels officiating.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery with Fisher-Pou directing.



Sibbach, George Edward
Apr 8, 1916 - Feb 23, 1999

Pensacola News Journal, Feb 24, 1999

George Edward Sibbach, 82, of Pensacola, died Tuesday, February 23, 1999, at a local hospital.

Mr. Sibbach was a native of Indianapolis, IN. He served in the U. S. Army from 1937 until 1945 and was a decorated hero of the Pacific Theater during World War II. He was a member of the American Legion Post #240 and the Disabled American Veterans.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Doris J. Sibbach; daughters, Shirley Beaumont, Barbara Baker and Dorothy Pemberton; sons, William Edward, George Edward, Jr., John Thomas, Samuel Earl, Roger Leroy and Kenneth Dewayne Sibbach; 20 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; sister, Josephine Petty.

Funeral services will be at 11:30 AM on Thursday, February 25, 1999 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Todd Sowell and Rev. Milledge Baker officiating.

Burial will be in Barrancas National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Larry, Ronie, Robert and Wayne Murphy, Bill Olson and Eddie Philips.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Friends may call at Faith Chapel from 6 PM to 8PM Wednesday.



Simmons, Joseph
Aug 5, 1870 - Jun 23, 1938

Pensacola newspaper, Jun 24, 1938

Joseph Simmons, 68, died early yesterday morning at his residence, 830 East Gregory Street, after a long illness. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Ruby Simmons: a son, J. H.; two daughters , Mrs. L. A. Wilson and Miss Joyce Simmons; three step-daughters, Mrs. W. M. Fowler, Mrs. F. E. Myers, and Mrs. G. M. White, two sisters, Mrs. Mary Lee and Mrs. Carrie Lindsay; and two half-brothers, G. H. Bain of Milton and C. W. Bain of Mobile. Funeral services will be held this morning at 9:45 o'clock from the home, with Rev. Gardner Hall, West Hill Church of Christ, officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope cemetery, with Fisher-Pou directing.

Pallbearers will be: Active, Malcolm Giri, Raymond Vallia, George Ward, Cloran Powell, Robert Dunning and Clyde Centrell; honorary, Frank Reymundo, Ed Swift, John Edwards, Tom Crosby, Lem Bonifay and James Eley.



Simmons, Ruby Elizabeth (Bonifay)  Ruby's Tombstone
Oct 4, 1885 - Apr 4, 1968

Pensacola News Journal, April 5, 1968

Mrs. Ruby E. Simmons, 82, of 1 Idaho Court, died Thursday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Joe Shell, 3104 E. Cervantes St.

She was a lifelong resident of Pensacola and a member of the East Hill Church of Christ.

Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Clara Fowler, Mrs. Evia Myers, Mrs. George White and Mrs. Joe Shell, all of Pensacola; three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Vallia, Miss Ada Briggs and Mrs. Adell Herring, all of Pensacola; 18 grandchildren and ?8 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Fisher-Pou Chapel with E. N. Lovell and Paul Simon ministers of the Church of Christ, officiating.

Burial will be in Bayview Memorial Park with Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.

Active pallbearers: grandsons, James Edward Stewart, Michael Vincent Gargone, Jr., Harless N. Fitzgerald, Francis Edward Myers, C. M. Fowler and John Thomas Landcaster.



Smith, Bertha Florence (Kast)
Jan 19, 1908 - Feb 24, 1994

Pensacola News Journal, Sun., Feb 27, 1994

Bertha Florence Smith, 86, lifelong resident of Pensacola passed away Thursday at her home following a serious illness.

Mrs. Smith was the wife of the late LaVerne P. Smith and is survived by a brother, T. R. Kast of Pensacola, two sisters, Mrs. Lillian Nursey of Gulf Breeze and Mrs. June E. Walke of Pensacola; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday in the Bayview Fisher-Pou Chapel located at 3351 Scenic Highway. The Rev. Paul Wolfe of St. Mark United Methodist Church will officiate.

Pallbearers will be Ronald C. Nursey, Theodore Kast, Victor Walke, Richard C. Walke, Thomas Walke, Tommy Walke and Ted Thomas.



Smith, Lottie A. (Rutherford)
Feb 19, 1894 - Jan 20, 1974

Pensacola News, Tues., Jan. 22, 1974

Mrs. Lottie A. Smith, 79, of 1581 W. 9 Mile Rd., died Sunday night in a local hospital.

A native and lifelong resident of Escambia County, she was a member of the Plainview Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Lillian Stickney of Key West and Mrs. Elizabeth Simmons of Pensacola; three grandchildren, Mrs. John Carroll Jr. of Pensacola, William Simmons of Gulf Breeze and Patrick Joseph Stickney of Key West; seven great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday in the Plainview Baptist Church with the Rev. John Holley officiating.

The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Pallbearers will be George Rutherford, Dave Trahan, Marvin Jernigan, Lester M. Mimms, Jessie Curry and William D. Cook.

Burial will be in the Whitmire Cemetery with Fisher Pou Funeral Service directing.



Smith, Octivius H., III
Jul 22, 1920 - Aug 21, 1988

Pensacola News Journal, Wed., Aug. 24, 1988

O. H. Smith, III, 68, of Pensacola, died Sunday evening in a local hospital.

Mr. Smith was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola. He was a member and Elder of McIlwain Memorial Presbyterian Church and was retired as a building maintenance contractor.

Survivors include: his wife, Frances G. Smith of Pensacola; a daughter and son-in-law, Elise and Jeffrey Allen Dawson of Pensacola; two sons and daughters-in-law, Rev. William H. and Susan Drexler Smith of College Park, Md., Timothy Rhett and Karen Jordan Smith of Tallahassee; 11 grandchildren; two sisters, Gloria Krengel, Barbara Smith both of Pensacola; two brothers, Richard Smith of Pensacola and Floyd Smith of Gulf Breeze.

Memorial Services will be held at 4 p.m., Wednesday in the McIlwain Memorial Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Joey Pipa, Rev. Robert Ferguson, and the Rev. William H. Smith officiating.

Private graveside services will be held at Bayview Memorial Park with Harper-Morris memorial Chapel in charge of arrangements.

The family has suggested that memorials be made to the McIlwain Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Honorary pallbearers will be the Elders and Deacons of the McIlwain Memorial Presbyterian Church.



Smith, Octivius H., Jr.
Jan 26, 1884 - Jun 4, 1961

Pensacola Journal, Tues., Jun 6, 1961 - O. H. Smith, Jr. -

Funeral services for O. H. Smith, Jr., vice president of Mayes Printing Co., Inc., who died Sunday morning at his home, 306 W. Lloyd St., will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday in Fisher-Pou Chapel with he Rev. James L. Pleitz officiating.

Burial will be in Bayview Memorial Park Cemetery.

Honorary pallbearers will be: William V. McNair, Sr., Herbert Pfeiffer, M. O. Brawner, Wiley McDavid, Guy Spearman, Sr., Dr. James M. Carlisle and members of the Master Workman's Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church.

Active pallbearers will be: W. Chester Wilson, Robert F. Collins, Robert L. Dunfee, Herbert Henderson, A. C. Daughdrill and Homer A. Miller.

Mr. Smith, a life-long resident of Pensacola, was a member of the First Baptist Church, the Kiwanis Club, and the Master Workman's Class of the First Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Esther, B. Smith; two sons, Milliard E. Smith of Orlando and Harold N. Smith of Pensacola; two sisters, Mrs. M. A. Doyle of Paris, Ky., and Mrs. L. L. Bland of Birmingham, Ala.; two brothers, F. Rust Smith and Cecil E. Smith, both of Pensacola; 10 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Fisher-Pou Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.



Spaulding, Gladys S. (Stearns)
Jul 4, 1897 - May 17, 1974

#1 Pensacola News Journal, Sun., May 19, 1974

Gladys S. Spaulding, 76, of 3710 Dunwoody Dr., died Friday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Bety Roark.

The widow of Irah D. Spaulding, one of the first aviators of NAS Pensacola and purchasing agent for Gulf Power Co., she was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola and a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Mary S. Kerr and Mrs. Betty Roark, both of Pensacola; two brothers, Lucius Stearns and Warren Stearns, both of Pensacola; and a grandson, Lawrence Kerr of Pensacola.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday in the St. Paul's Catholic Church with the Rev. Father George Sindik saying the mass assisted by the Rev. Father Frank Jeri.

The rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the Fisher-Pou Chapel.

Pallbearers will be Joe Marques, John Owens, J. D. Robinson, Dr. Clinto Cravtey, James Stearns, T. W. Moyer, Elmer Jungblut and Clarence Dannelly.

Fisher Pou Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

#2 Pensacola Journal, Mon., May 20, 1974

Gladys S. Spaulding, 76, of 3710 Dunwoody Dr., died Friday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Betty Roark.

The widow of Irah D. Spaulding, one of the first aviators of NAS Pensacola and purchasing agent for Gulf Power Co., she was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola and a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Mary S. Kerr and Mrs. Betty Roark, both of Pensacola; two brothers, Lucius Stearns and Warren Stearns, both of Pensacola; and a grandson, Lawrence Kerr of Pensacola.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday in the St. Paul's Catholic Church with the Rev. Father George Sindik saying the mass assisted by the Rev. Father Frank Jeri.

Pallbearers will be Joe Marques, John Owens, J. D. Robinson, Dr. Clinto Cravtey, James Stearns, T. W. Moyer, Elmer Jungblut and Clarence Dannelly.

Fisher Pou Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

The body will be sent to the Daniel F. O'Riley Funeral Home in Indianapolis, Indiana for graveside funeral services and burial.

Graveside funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday.

Burial will be in the St. Patricks Cemetery in Danville, Illinois.



Spence, James Ensel  Tombstone
Nov 15, 1872 or 1876 - Sep 15, 1906

Pensacola Journal, Sept. 16, 1906 - Fireman Spence Dead.

E. Spence, a member of the Pensacola fire department for a number of years, died yesterday at his home on East Deleon street after a lingering illness. The funeral services will be conducted this morning at 9:30 o'clock at the home an the interment will be in New Hope cemetery.



Spence, Mimie Rachel (Dikes)
May 1, 1894 - Jan 24, 1940

from Fisher Pou Info:

Mrs. Mimie Spence. Mrs. Mimie Rachael Spence, 44, died late Wednesday afternoon at her home at Gull Point. She is survived by her husband, Riley Spence, and one brother, Riley Dyke, of Somerset, Ky.

Funeral Services will be held tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock from the home of Mr. Lon Crutchfield at Gull Point with Rev. John D. Thomas officiating.

Pallbearers will be: John, Lewis, and Robert Boyd, Mark Joseph, Lon Crutchfield, and Lawrence Rhodes. Interment will be in Roberts Cemetery at Gull Point with Fisher Pou directing.



Spence, Riley
Aug 12, 1878 - Mar 10, 1955

Pensacola News, Fri., Mar. 11, 1955

Riley Spence, Gull Point, died in the Escambia General Hospital Thursday afternoon after a short illness.

Mr. Spence was a life time resident of Escambia County and was a retired painter.

He is survived by three nephews, Tony, Mark and Albert Joseph, all of Gull Point.

Funeral services will be held in the Escambia Bay Baptist Church at Gull Point , Saturday at 3 p.m. with the Rev. H. D. Donaldson conducting the services.

Honorary pallbearers will be Oscar Atwell, Robert Boyd, Willie Thompson, Leon Gilmore, Frank Nobles and Steve Pickering.

Active pallbearers will be Luther, Loring P., James M., William M., A. C. and Kenneth Joseph. Burial will be in Roberts Cemetery at Gull Point. McNeil Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



Stanton, Alma L.
Apr 18, 1890 - Dec 31, 1974

Pensacola Journal, Jan. 1, 1975

Mr. Alma L. Stanton, 84, of 1500 E. Bobe St., died Tuesday afternoon in a local hospital.

Mr. Stanton was a native of Westville and had resided in Pensacola for the past 65 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church and a retired U. S. Postal employe. He was a veteran of World War I.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Exa (sic) S. Stanton of Pensacola; a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Bonifay; a son, Paul R. Stanton, both of Pensacola and three grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday in the Fisher-Pou Chapel with the Rev. James L. Pleitz officiating.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the master Workmen's Sunday School Class and M. A. Davis, W. E. McKay, Lewis Mack and Letcher Lampkin.

Active pallbearers will be nephews.

Burial will be in St. John's with Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.



Stanton, Charles
Dec 28, 1858 - Dec 4, 1956

Pensacola Journal, Wed., Dec. 5, 1956

Funeral services for Charles Stanton 97, who died Tuesday morning at his home, 1016 E. Gregory St., will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday in his home with J. E. Temple of the Jehovah's Witnesses officiating. The family requests that flowers be omitted.

Active pallbearers will be H. C. Stanton, Jr., Malcolm Stanton, Keith Blalock, Johnny Hensarling, Henry Stanton, Jr., and Tommy Simmons. Honorary pallbearers include Carl Burmeister, M. B. Holmes, Dr. A. N. Ames, H. D. Lampkin, Charlie Smith, Chris Mertins, Walter Gentry, Harry Tate, George Spears, I. T. Faulkner, Joe Quina and A. W. Briggs.

Mr. Stanton was a native of Monroe County, Alabama and had been a resident of Pensacola for 37 years. He was a member of Jehovah's Witnesses.

He was formerly employed by the L & N and after his retirement he operated a grocery.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Georgia Lewis of Pensacola and Mrs. Lena Alford of Westville, two sons, W. J. and A. L. Stanton, both of Pensacola, 13 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

Fisher-Pou Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.



Stearns, Ella Webb
Sep 26, 1875 - May 2, 1945

Pensacola newspaper, May 1945 (Fisher Pou Info)

Funeral services will be conducted at 9:45 a.m. Saturday for Mrs. Ella Webb Stearns, 69, at the home, 519 West Gregory.

Additional services will be held at 10 a.m. at St. Stephen's church with the Rev. John Colreavy officiating at requiem high mass.

Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. C. C. Webb, L. C. Fisher, Sr., A. E. Forster, Earl Williams, F. F. Bonifay, O. M. Kuester and D. G. McVoy; active, I. d. Spaulding, Lucius B. Stearns, Warren F. Stearns, James Stearns, Leslie Stearns and Alex Diffin.

Burial will be in St. John's cemetery with Fisher-Pou directing.



Stearns, Marvin
Oct 7, 1878 - Jul 26, 1935

#1 DEATH: Pensacola newspaper article, Jul 27, 1935

Marvin Stearns Expires at Home

Marvin Stearns, 56, veteran former employe of the city of Pensacola, died yesterday at the residence of his sister, Mrs. Charles Thompson, 19 North Spring street, after a long illness.

He was chief sanitary inspector for the city until he retired on account of ill health.

He is survived by his widow, one son, Harold, three sisters, Miss Lottie Stearns and Mrs. Charles Thompson of Pensacola and Mrs. Perry Clark of Houston, Tex., two brothers, Wesley and Richard Stearns of Pensacola, and a granddaughter, Betty Joyce Stearns of Pensacola.

Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon at 4 o'clock from the residence of Mrs. Thompson and at 4:45 o'clock from Gadsden Street Methodist church. Burial will be in St. John's cemetery. Escambia Lodge No. 15, F. and A. M., will be in charge of services at the grave.

Waters and Hibbert are in charge of funeral arrangements.

#2 Pensacola newspaper, Jul 28, 1935

Funeral services for Marvin Stearns, veteran former city employe, who died Friday at the residence of his sister, Mrs. Charles Thompson, 19 North Spring street, after a long illness, will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock from the Thompson residence and at 4:15 o'clock from Gadsden Street Methodist church.

Burial will be in St. John's cemetery. Escambia Lodge No. 15, F. and A. M. , will be in charge of services at the grave.

Pallbearers will be: Honorary, Dr. W. D. Nobles, L. E. Nobles, J. J. Crooke, Will Moyer, J. G. Torrence, Capt. J. A. Bazzell, William Tyler and Walter Bennett; active, Rowland Stearns, Dudley Clarke, Raymond Briggs, Dan Moyer, Glenn Richards, Jim Herron, Wilbert Langford and Angus Douglas. Waters and Hibbert are in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Stearns was chief sanitary inspector for the city until he retired because of ill health.



Stearns, Nettie Louise (Briggs)
Jun 23, 1884 - Abt Apr 19, 1974

Pensacola Newspaper, April 20, 1974

Mrs. Nettie Louise Briggs Stearns, 89, of 2002 E. Lakeview Ave., died at a local rest home Friday morning. She was a lifelong resident of Pensacola, a member of the First Southern Methodist Church, and a life member of Telephone Pioneers.

Survivors include a son, Harold A. Stearns of Pensacola; three grandchildren and four foster-great grandchildren.

Survivors include a son; Harold A. Stearns of Pensacola; a granddaughter, Mrs. Betty Joyce Gilmore of Charlotte, N.C.; a foster grandson, Dr. William C. Dale of Los Angeles, Calif.; two great-grandchildren, Mrs. Debbie Gilmore Hyde of Charleston, S. C. and William A. Gilmore of Pensacola; and four foster great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of Waters & Hibbert Funeral Home, with Rev. John B. Hicks officiating burial will be in St. Johns Cemetery.

Honorary pallbearers will be Warren Stearns, Lucius Stearns, E. W. Rathert, Dr. Clyde Miller, Sam Love, Alex Baldwin, Eugene Creel, and Felix P. Beadal, Jr.

Active pallbearers will be Eugene Briggs, Johnnie Briggs, Billie Briggs, Raymond Briggs, Jr., Richard Stearns, and Bruce Tompkins.

Water & Hibbert is in charge of arrangements.



Steele, Ruth (Ferguson)
Jul 25, 1909 - Mar 2, 1982

Pensacola Journal, Fri., Mar. 5, 1982 - Ruth M. Steele, 72, of 100 Redwood Circle died Tuesday at a local hospital.

Mrs. Steele was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola and a member of the St. Thomas Moore Catholic Church.

Survivors include her husband, John W. Steele of Pensacola, one sister, Marguerite Lebelacker at Warrington; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial mass will be 11 a.m. Friday at St. John Catholic Church with Father Michael Tugwell officiating.

Fisher Pou Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.

Contributions may be made to a favorite charity.



Stefani, Charles S.
Mar 1, 1904 - Feb 25, 1994

Pensacola News Journal: Sun, Feb. 27, 1994

Charles S. Stefani, 89, of Pensacola died Friday, Feb. 25, 1994, at his home.

Mr. Stefani was a native of Detroit and had been a resident of Pensacola since 1917. He was a former member of the Lions Club and Moose Lodge. He was of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Stefani; three daughters and sons-in-law, Florence and Don Wright, Clara and Myron Teets and Virginia and Royce Rutherford; a sister, Louise Brussa; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Faith Chapel Funeral Home with Father Eugene Cassety officiating.

Burial will be in Bayview Memorial Park Cemetery. Faith Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Pallbearers will be Carl Smith, Terri Smith, Thomas Stefani, James McCabe, Louis Herrington and William Stefani.



Stefani, Marco Michael
Mar 4, 1899 - Jul 6, 1989

Pensacola News Journal, Sun., July 9, 1989

Marco Michael Stefani, 90, of Pensacola died Thursday, July 6, 1989, in a local nursing home.

He was a native of Modena, Italy, and had lived in Pensacola for the past several years. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.

Survivors include one son, Martin Stefani Sr.; one brother, Charles Stefani; one sister, Louisa Brusso; four grandchildren, Martin Stefani Jr., Luann Lewis, Diane Stefani, and Jerry Stefani and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Bob De Martinis officiating.

Burial will be held in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

The Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Active Pallbearers Steve Stefani, Jerry Stefani, James Bouldin, Ernest Graham, Bob Summerlin and Clyde Lewis.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



Stefrani, Stani
Sep 1, 1908 - Nov 13, 1982

Pensacola News Journal, Nov 14, 1982

Stani Stefani , 74, of Pensacola, died Saturday in a local hospital.

Mr. Stefani was a native of Michigan and a resident of Pensacola for the past 71 years. He was a retired plumber and a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union Local No. 366.

Survivors include his wife, Phyllis H. Stefani of Pensacola; two sons, William Louis Stefani and Thomas Michael Stefani both of Pensacola; one daughter, Mrs. Sandra Vileen Jouver of Brunswick, Maine; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers, Marco Stefani and Charles Stefani, both of Pensacola; and two sisters, Mary Herrington of Pensacola and Louisa Brussa of Kingsburg, Calif.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday in the chapel of the Faith Chapel Funeral Home.

Burial will follow at Bayview Memorial Park Cemetery.

Friends may call after 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.



Stefani, William
Apr 11, 1935 - Aug 28, 2000

Pensacola News Journal, Tues., Aug. 30, 2000 -

William Louis "Bill" Stefani. William L. Stefani, 65, of Pensacola died Monday, August 28, 2000 following a lengthy illness.

Born on April 11, 1935 in Escambia County, Florida he was the son of Phyllis Stefani and the late Santi "Sonny" Stefani. Mr. Stefani was a lifelong resident of Escambia County, Florida and was well known and liked in the community. He was of Baptist faith. He was a 1952 graduate of J. M. Tate High School. He was a 45 year member of the Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 366 serving as President for 3 years. He enjoyed spending time in his garden and had a great love for animals. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed.

Mr. Stefani is survived by his wife of 44 years, Shirley Stefani; his mother, Phyllis Stefani; daughter, Donna (Jon) White; son, Keith Stefani; grandson, Christian Blades; sister, Sandra (Chuck) Jouver; brother, Tommy (Bonnie) Stefani; sister-in-law, Gloria (Doug) McBride; brother-in-law, Tommy Ray (Belinda) Davis; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, August 31, 2000 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home with the Rev. George Kell officiating.

Burial will be in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Mark McBride, Thomas M. Stefani, K. K. Meredith, Wilbur Heaton, Jim McCabe and J. P. Brown. Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be Wednesday, August 30, 2000 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.



Stickney, Lillian L. (Smith)
Oct 16, 1914 - Jan 30, 1974

Pensacola Journal, Fri., Feb 1, 1974

Mrs. Lillian L. Stickney, 59, of 9 E. Porter Place, Key West, died Wednesday morning in Pensacola.

She was a native of Pensacola and had resided in Key West the past 23 years and was a member of the Baptist Church.

Survivors include her widower, Joseph Donald Stickney of Key West; a daughter, Mrs. Patsy Carroll of Pensacola,; a son Joseph Patrick Stickney of Key West; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Simmons of Pensacola; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday in Fisher-Pou Chapel with the Rev. John Holley of the Plainview Baptist Church officiating.

Pallbearers will be Thomas Grimes, William Martin, James Kelly, James Plair, George Rutherford and Dave Trahan

Burial will be in the Whitmire Cemetery with Fisher Pou Funeral Service directing.



Storm, Dustin Edward, lst Lt.
Jul 19, 1955 - Jul 13, 1982

Pensacola News Journal, Sun.,, July 18, 1982

1st Lt. Dustin Edward Storm, USMC, 27, died Tuesday, July 13, 1982.

First Lt. Storm was the son of the late Edward R. Storm, USMC.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy Sue Storm of Corinth, Miss.; his mother, Mrs. Finis D. Boosa of Pensacola; his sister, Mrs. Wendy Blanchard of Pensacola; his brother, Rory A. Storm of Gulf Shores, Ala., grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Criss of San Diego, Calif. and grandmother, Mrs. Lucille Schelles of Portland, Ore.

Graveside services will be 9 a.m. Monday, at Barrancas National Cemetery. Pensacola, NAS, with the Rev. Thaine E. Ford officiating.

The family requests that memorials be made of your preference in lieu of flowers.



Stuart, Edna Earle (Briggs)
Jun 19, 1919 - Feb 3, 1984

Pensacola Journal, Feb. 4, 1984

Edna Earle Stuart, 64, of Pensacola died Friday morning at a local hospital.

Mrs. Stuart was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola. She was a member of the St. Monica Episcopal Church. Survivors include her husband, Joseph N. Stuart of Pensacola, three daughters, Martha Carroll of Memphis, Tenn., Lois Barry of Puerto Rico and Donna Stuart Gibbs of Pensacola, seven grandchildren, a brother, Norman J. Briggs of Crossett, Ark.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday in the St. Monica Episcopal Church with the Father Harold Mr. Reece officiating.

Burial will follow at the Pensacola Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Saturday and 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.



Sublette, Hortensia (unmarried)
Mar 30, 1908 - Jul 9, 1994

Pensacola News Journal, Mon., July 11, 1994

Hortensia Sublette of Pensacola died Saturday, July 9, 1994, at Haven of Our Lady of Peace.

Miss Sublette was a native and lifelong resident of Pensacola. She was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, a retired society editor for the Pensacola News Journal and for many years wrote a popular column entitled Tiny Notes by "Tani Sublette."

She was the youngest of 11 children born to Robert Wilson Sublette and Estelle Moreno and the granddaughter of Don Francisco Moreno an early Pensacola settler.

Survivors include her sisters, Fidelia Rainey of Pensacola, Olympia Flood of Jacksonville, Calpurnia Brown of Pensacola and Yvonne Hobson of Oakland, Calif.; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Private funeral services will be held in St. Michael's Catholic Church with the Very Rev. Richard J. Bowles, V. F., officiating.

Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ed Chadbourne, Bill Godwin, Paul Doyal, Ed Feeks, Peter Johnson, and James Lee.

Waters and Hibbert Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Michael's Catholic Church Building Fund.



Sublette, Robert Trabue
Oct 9, 1889 - Jan 22, 1959

Pensacola Journal, Sat., Jan 24, 1959

Funeral services for Robert Trabue Sublette, who died unexpectedly Thursday morning, will be held at (unable to read) residence at 114 W. DeSoto St., and at 9 a.m. at St. Michael's Catholic Church. Msgr. William J. Cusick will officiate. Mr. Sublette served as an officer in the Navy during World War I and was connected with Army transportation at Fort Barrancas and at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., until his retirement due to ill health two years ago. He resided in Savannah, Ga., for many years.

Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Robert Wilson Sublette; a daughter, Mrs. Morton Doyal; a grandson, Paul Doyal; six sisters, Sister Ignatia Sublette, Georgetown Convent, Washington, D. C., Mrs. Robert A. Rainey, Mrs. Hugh Brown, Miss Hortensia Sublette, all of Pensacola; Mrs. Jack R. Flood, Jacksonville, Fla.; Mrs. George Howson, Piedmont, Calif.; and two brothers, M. A. Sublette, of New Orleans, and F. M. Sublette of Jackson, Miss.

Active pallbearers will be Robert Rainey, Fred Wicke, Hugh K. Brown, Burton Johnson, William W. Moseley and Brent Watson.

Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery with Waters & Hibbert Funeral Home directing.

The family requests that flowers be omitted.



Swaine, Martin Richard
Nov 21, 1882 - May 6, 1940

Pensacola newspaper, May 1940 (Fisher Pou Info)

Swaine Funeral Rites Are Today

Veteran Rail Man to Be Buried in St. Michael's

Funeral services for Martin Richard Swaine, 57, who died early Monday at his home, 1626 North Eighth avenue, will be conducted by the Rev. M. F. Campodonica of Sacred Heart church at the home at 3 p.m. today.

Mr. Swaine, a native Pensacolian, had been connected with the Louisville and Nashville railroad for the last 37 years.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Inez Swaine; four sons, Dick of Ft. Lauderdale; Jack of Chipley and Edo and Albert Swaine of Pensacola; one daughter, Mr. F. E. Wigelius of Pensacola; one brothers, Edo Swaine of Pensacola; five sisters, Mrs. George Eggart, Mrs. M. E. Hannah, Mrs. Ellie Green, Mrs. Joseph Riera, and Mrs. Wingate Green all of Pensacola.

Pallbearers will be Active, George Eggart, H. J. Quina, J. S. Riera, Eddie Torrence, Carroll Erickson, Welding Shields; honorary, George Hartman, O. A. Bell, J. C. Gainer, J. T. Quina, J. F. Quina, William O'Connell, Dr. V. R. Nobles, W. J. Johnson, Joseph Christie, M. E. Hannah and J. V. Riera.

Burial will be in St. Michael's cemetery with Fisher-Pou directing.



Swanson, Mercy (McCluskey)
Apr 10, 1885 - Feb 8, 1968

#1 Pensacola Journal, Fri., Feb. 9, 1968

Mrs. Mercy Swanson, 82 of 236 W. Main St. died Thursday morning in a local hospital.

She has resided in Pensacola all her life and was a member of the Christ Episcopal Church.

Suvivors include two daughters, Mrs. Dorothy E. Gardner and Mrs. Helen C. Hughes; two sons, Donald K. Swanson and Ralph W. Swanson, all of Pensacola'; two sisters, Mrs. H. B. McNeil and Mrs. Al Dros, both of Pensacola; a brother, Ernest McCluskey of Mobile, Ala.; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Christ Episcopal Church with the Rev. B. M. Currin officiating.

The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m.

Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery with Fisher-Pou Funeral Service directing.

#2 Pensacola Journal, Sat., Feb. 10, 1968

Mrs. Mercy Swanson, 82, 0f 236 W. Main St. died Thursday morning in a local hospital.

She has resided in Pensacola all her life and was a member of the Christ Episcopal Church with the Rev. B. M. Currin officiating.

The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m.

Honorary pallbearers will be William Shepherd Sr., Fred E. Wells, Sr., William Eilertsen, Raymond Francisco, Joe Francisco and Bob Broadley.

Active pallbearers will be Fred Wells Jr., William Shepherd Jr., Robert E. Hughes, Norman P. Hughes, Wayne C. Hammer and Harold Eilertsen, Jr.

Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery with Fisher Pou Funeral service directing.



Sweeney, Alice Mary (unmarried)
Aug 27, 1882 - Apr 10, 1970

Pensacola Journal, Sat., Apr. 10, 1970

Miss Alice Mary Sweeney, 87, of 1719 E. Gonzalez St., died Friday morning in a local hospital.

Miss Sweeney was a lifelong resident of Old Warrington and Pensacola, a member of Sacred heart Catholic Church and was a member of the Sanctuary Society.

Surviving are nine nieces, Mrs. Margaret Scarritt of Penascola, Mr.s Annie TeBault of Norfolk, Va., Miss Betty Lou Thibelt, Mrs. Jennie Briggs, Mrs. Inez Strange, Mrs. Josie Smith, Mrs. Annette Bicker and Mrs. Alice Stopinski, all of Pensacola, and Mrs. Patty Masuer of Corpus Christi, Tex.; a nephew, Julian Glover, of Pensacola, and a great-nephew, David Scarritt of Pensacola.

Funeral services will be held at 10:45 a.m. Saturday in Fisher-Pou Chapel and at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. Thomas Pyne saying Mass.

The Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Fisher-Pou Chapel. Pallbearers will be J. F. Smith, W. L. Bicker, Sr., M. H. Stopinski, R. V. Briggs, Jr., Bill Bonifay and Cliff Bonifay.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery with Fisher-Pou Funeral service directing.



Sweeney, J. Stanley
Abt 1913 - Jun 12, 1967

Pensacola Journal, Wed., Jun 14, 1967

Funeral services for J. Stanley Sweeney, director of public utilities for the City of Pensacola, will be at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday in Waters & Hibbert Chapel with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Leo M. Byrnes officiating.

Mr. Sweeney, who was 53, died Monday at his home, 3885 Menendez Drive.

Mr. Sweeney had been associated with the utilities division for 29 years and was for many years the superintendent of the water division here prior to appointment as chief of all utilities.

Born in Warrington, Mr. Sweeney was graduated from Pensacola High School and attended Georgia Tech in Atlanta.

He left the Florida State Road Department in 1938 and came to work for the City of Pensacola. He worked in various positions, including superintendent of the sewage treatment plant and acting city engineer.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Mr. Sweeney was a member of the Kiwanis Club, Pensacola Yacht Club, Industrial Management Association, past chairman of the Florida Section American Water Works Association, and Florida Water Sewage Operators Association.

He was also a member of the Federation of Sewage and Industrial Waste Associations and the Pensacola Area Chamber of Commerce.

Survivors include his widow, Jane Arrington Sweeney of Pensacola; two daughters, Mrs. Brenda Godfrey of Atlanta and Mrs. Penny Rosenau of Pensacola; a son, William Joseph Sweeney of Pensacola and four grandchildren.

The family requests that rememberances be offered in the form of Masses.

Honorary pallbearers will be Olvier Semmes, William C. Coe, Edo B. Swaine, Aubrey Barry, J. Dorin Godwin, Sam Whitwell and employes of the City Water Department.

Active pallbearers will be W. H. Abbott, H. Dave Scarritt, John L. Snow, Cliff Murdock, Spencer Johnson and Michael Whitwell.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Waters & Hibbert Funeral Home is in charge.