|105 W. new hampshire ave. * deland, fl 32720
|SP4 Samuel Webb, Sr.
SP4 SAMUEL WEBB, 64, a United States Army Veteran, born in Live Oak, FL. on March 1, 1951 to Joseph and Ruby Webb
transitioned Thursday, June 11, 2015 at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, Florida. He is preceded in death by
The Celebration of Life will be 10am Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Church of Christ, 403 Spring Garden Avenue, DeLand, FL.
Chaplain Bill Fugerer will deliver the main eulogy. Full Military Honors will follow the service at the church. Visitation hours
will be from 9am until 10am Saturday at the church.
Samuel will remain in the hearts of his companion of five years, Angela Williams; children, Samuel, Jr., Bucky, Samantha and
Jazmine Webb; siblings, Phyllis Webb-Williams, Betty Phillips, Allen, Ronald, David, Brenda and Douglas Webb, and Lisa
Small; and other loving relatives and friends.
|Sgt Rashon Broderick Gordon, Sr.
The Celebration of Life will be 1pm Saturday, June 20, 2015 at Mount Calvary Freewill Baptist Church, 710 W. Cincinnati
Avenue, DeLand, FL. Elder Terry L. Brown, Pastor. Bishop Kelvin Cobaris of Impact Church, Orlando, FL. will deliver the main
eulogy. Full Military Honors will follow the service at the church. Visitation hours are 4-7pm Friday at Unity Funeral Home Inc.
Rashon B. Gordon Sr, Journey began July 13,1981, in Deland,Fl to Pamela Gordon-Reed and Willie Reed who he treasured
as his Father. He graduated from Deland High school class of 1999. He joined the United States Army, July, 2001, and
graduated basic training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma and then AIT at Fort Gordon, Ga. He achieved the Army Commendation medal,
Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service medal, and the Global War on terrorism expeditionary medal.
Rashon loved his family, career, cars and life. He transitioned on Wednesday, June 11, 2015 at Womack Army Center in Fort
Bragg, NC. His memories will remain in the hearts of his wife Earea, children,Rashon Jr., Shoran, Sh’niya ,Rameir and Shakara
(deceased). A loving younger sister Diamond. A brother Kory Gray (Jennifer) Mother-in-law Adrina Bellamy(Barry) Father-in-
law Eric Gibson(Roxanne)Grandmothers: Marjorie Gordon, Barbara Gibson(Allen), Ollie Hill(Willie) Uncles: Larry Bostic,
Broderick Gordon Aunts: Hermine Pryce, Gwen Booker(Ronnie), Joyce Bostic, Bridgette Gordon(Steven), Camille Small
(Joseph), Claudette Gordon, Vandie Gordon and a host of dedicated and loving in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and
friends…………He will be missed.
The Celebration of Life: 12pm Saturday, June 27, 2015 at True Foundation Ministries, 608 Randolph Street, Crescent
City, FL. 32112, Pastor Gwendolyn Geroge. Pastor Angela Dallas-Johnson, of Unity of God’s Manna Ministries Inc.
Eulogist. Burial will follow at St John Cemetery, Seville, FL.
Visitation hours: 4-7 pm Friday, June 26, 2015 at Unity Funeral Home.
The Unforgettable Journey of the Late
“Tammie Lorraine Reese”
Tammie was born in Seville, Florida to the late Alfritz Rolle Sr. and Ruth Reese Rolle on January 06, 1961. She was a
loving, caring and sharing mother of 2 girls, whom which she adored. She was educated through the Volusia County School
District. She was a loyal and devoted employee for many years of Sherwood. She was a member of Unity of God’s Manna
Ministries under the leadership of Pastor Don L. and Angela Dallas-Johnson. She enjoyed praise and worship, shopping,
decorating, cooking and spending time with her loved ones.
On Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 8:11 pm; God choose his angel to rejoice with her grandparents John and Myrtle Reese;
her father and mother Alfritz and Ruth Rolle, her sister Cynthia Reese; her aunts Juanita Washington, Lillian Rogers, and
Lula Reese; her uncles: Otis Reese, Lewis Reese, Earnest Reese, William Reese and Carl Reese.
Her memories will be forever treasured by her two daughters: Kanotra Bruten (Deland, FL) and Jasmine Bradley (Sanford,
FL); her granddaughter Milan English and her unborn grandson; Her Godchildren: Audrey Irwin, Jo’Vonne Collier and
Terrane Gillion Jr.; five brothers: Vendor Rolle (Satsuma, FL); Alfritz Rolle Jr. (Lithonia, Ga); Richard Reese (Gloria)
(Gainesville, FL); Timothy Rogers Sr. (Jacksonville) and Kirk Rolle (Nassau, Bahamas); three sisters: Alfreda Rolle (Seville,
FL); Lisa Washington (Deltona, FL); and Mary Rolle (Kissimmee); one uncle Robert Reese (Idella) (Seville, FL); Carton
Rolle (Cat Island Bahamas): seven aunts: Lois Jacob Colet (Harford, CT), Pearl Reese (Rochester, NY); Adline Burrows
(Nassau, Bahamas); Monica Hart (Cat Island Bahamas); Erma Reese (Lake Wales), and Bernice Reese (Jamaica, NY)
Special friends: Carnetta (Ann) Holiness, Joe Louis Bacon, Selestine George Grant and Jeanette Johnson; and a host of
nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
George Henderson, Sr.
The Home going Celebration will be 12pm Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral
Home. Pastor Angela Dallas-Johnson will deliver the main eulogy. Visitation hours will be 5-7pm at Unity.
George Henderson, Sr. was born December 12, 1937 in Greenville, FL. to the late Lloyd and Ruby Henderson.
He was educated in Madison County Schools. He worked with McMan Construction for 13 years.
George was preceded in death by his parents; son, Rubin Coggins; sisters, Nellie Mae Mills, Louise Poole,
Gwendolyn Young, and Marjorie Smith; brother Maxcell Bletcher.
He leaves to cherish his memories, a beloved wife of 17 years, Henrietta Allen Henderson; children, Sylvester
Henderson (Sylvania), Agnes Simpson, George Henderson, Jr. Robin Henderson, and Melissa Wynn; a host of
grandchildren; siblings, James Bletcher, Jr. (Stiney), and Julia Mae (Otis) Fleeton; in-laws, Rosetta Payne,
Margaret Allen Frances, William Best and Lewis Reed; he was caregiver to David Shadine and Demetrius
Trikalitios; a host of other loving relatives and sorrowing friends.
Vesta Dorthea Lee-Gillins
Deaconess Vesta Dorothea Lee Gillins, was born July 20, 1964 in Richman Virginia, to Willie and Dorothy Lee. Her
family moved to Crescent City during her childhood, where she attended Putnam County Public Schools. She is the
wife of Deacon Isiah Edwell Gillins, Sr. she was a Certified Nursing Assistant over 25 years, the owner and provider of
Gillins Family Childcare for 19 years, and a Florida State Certified Foster Parent.
Deaconess Gillins was a member of Jethro First Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Adrian Washington.
She served over the years in numerous ministries, including Choir Director, Hospitality and Praise and Worship
Leader. She enjoyed spending quality time with her family, her goodwill shopping trips, and all of her daycare and
foster care activities. She never met a stranger, and loved meeting new people.
Deaconess Gillins was preceded in death by two brothers, Willie D. Lee and her twin Victor D. Lee; maternal
grandmother, Nazaree Batts and paternal grandmother, Maggie Haine Ross. At 1:00pm, Saturday, June 27, 2015 at
Putnam Medical Center in Palatka, FL., she peacefully entered eternal rest.
Cherished memories remain in the hearts of husband; daughters, Valentina (Calbert) Douglas, and Inisha (Craig)
Merchant; sons, Valerius Paul, Isiah Gillins, Jr., and Quejaun Gillins; grandchildren, Valton and Vallencia Douglas
and Jakye Melton; mother, Deaconess Dorothy Lee; sisters, Valerie Lee, Vevvy Smith, Valtina Lee, Vandie
(Broderick) Gordon, Tina, Trina, Theresa and Jewel Lee; brother, Vernard (Donna) Lee; aunts, Natasha Batts and
Nicole (Vincent) Oliver; uncles, Randolph (Marjorie) Hill, John Hill, and Horace (Betty) Hill; mother-in-law, Juniel
Reed; sister-in-law, Marie Gillins; brother-in-law, Ronnie (Shirley) Gillins; stepchildren, Ashley Martine and Dexter
Mims; godchildren, Ziomanah Sloan, Lafahara Mims, Vevvy Summerall and Floyd Morris III; A host of loving
nieces, nephews, cousins other loving relatives and friends.
The Home going Celebration will be 11am Saturday, July 4, 2015 at True Foundation Ministries 608 Randolph St.,
Crescent City, FL.. Rev. Gwendolyn George, Pastor. Rev. Adrian B. Washington, Sr., Pastor of Jethro First Baptist
Church, Crescent City, will deliver the main eulogy. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Crescent City. Visitation
hours will be 4-6pm and wake from 6-7pm Friday, July 3, 2015 at Jethro First Baptist Church 101 Cedar Street,
Crescent City, FL.
Donald Cornelius Smith "Que"
The Home Going Service will be 12pm Saturday, July 18, 2015 at St. Annis Primitive Baptist
Church 502 South Orange Ave, Deland, Florida. Wilbert Ridgley Jr., pastor, will deliver the main
eulogy. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, W. Euclid Ave. DeLand, FL.
Donald was born January 19, 1972 in DeLand, Florida to Willie C Sr. and Johnie Mae Smith.
Growing up, he enjoyed baseball, football and fishing. He played football at DeLand Senior High
He was preceded in death by his father, Willie C. Smith, Sr.
He is survived by his daughter, Destine ”D” Jones; son, Travares Smith; mother, Johnie Mae Smith;
siblings, Ada lee Chambers, Willie C. Smith Jr., Charlene Crawford, Rodney Smith, Michael Smith,
and their spouses; and host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.
The Guest Book will be available at the church 11am on Saturday.
Mrs. Janet M. Golden
Mrs. Janet Marie Golden, 79, transitioned into eternity Sunday, July 12, 2015 at her residence in
No local services are arranged. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, July 19, 2015 in New Jersey.