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MR. RUFUS BARKLEY

Mr. Rufus Barkley, 80, a resident of DeLand, FL, transitioned on Tuesday July 9, 2024 at his residence.
Final Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

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MR. HOWARD WARD, SR.

Mr. Howard Ward, Sr., 77, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned on Sunday, June 30, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand, FL.

The Home Going Celebration for Mr Howard Ward, Sr. will be 3pm on Saturday, July 13, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Chapel. Public viewing will be 4-6pm on Friday, July 12, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Chapel.

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MR. JOSEPH MICHAEL BECKER

Mr. Joseph Michael Becker, 76, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned on Tuesday, June 26, 2024 at his residence.

Final arrangements are incomplete at this time.

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LORENZO ROGER LANE II

Lorenzo Roger Lane II, 43, formerly of DeLeon Springs, FL., departed this life on Saturday, June 22, 2024 in West Virginia due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.


Final arrangements are incomplete.

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RAMONA CHEVEREZ NAZARIO

Ramona Cheverez Nazario 80, a resident of Deltona, FL, transitioned on Saturday, June 8, 2024 at Advent Health Fish Memorial Hospital Hospice Unit. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

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INEZ HARRIS

Inez Harris, 79, a resident of DeLand, FL and formerly of DeLeon Springs, FL, transitioned into her eternal home on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at Advent Health Fish Memorial Hospital, Orange City, FL.


The Home Going Celebration Ms. Inez Harris will be 1pm Saturday, June 22, 2024 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church 

410 Webb Ave, DeLeon Springs, FL. Pastor James Wilson. Interment will follow at DeLeon Springs Cemetery, 5030 Fairport Ave, DeLeon Springs, FL. Visitation hours will be

4-6pm Friday, June 21, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MARY LEE JACKSON WATSON

Mary Lee Jackson Watson, 65, a native of Deland, FL, transitioned on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at AdventHealth DeLand, Fl.
The Home Going Celebration for Mary Jackson Watson 65, will be held at 12pm on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home . Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, May 31, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MARJEAN P. NEALY

Marjean Patrice Nealy, 58, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned to her Eternal Home on Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at Advent Health Deland. 
The Life of Marjean Nealy will be honored at 11am on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at Macedonia Baptist church. 514 W. Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL 

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ANTOINE NATTO

Antoine Natto, 39, a resident of Deltona, FL. moved to his eternal home on Monday, April 29, 2024 at his temporary residence. 

The Home Going Celebration for Antoine Jermaine Natto will be 11am on May18, 2024 at Greater Refuge Church, 316 S. Adelle Ave.Deland, FL. 32720. 

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KENNETH JACKSON

Kenneth “Kent” Jackson, 58, a native of DeLand, FL., departed this life on Saturday, April 27, 2024 at his residence.

The Home Going Service for Kenneth “Kent” Jackson will be 5pm on Thursday, May 9, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. Visitation hours will be from 3pm until service time on Thursday.

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CAMERONE D. STILLS

Camerone D. Stills, 30, a resident of DeLand, FL. departed this life on Thursday, April 18, 2024.

The Home Going Service for Camerone Devallon Stills will be 2pm Saturday, May 11, 2024 at the House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Ave, 32720. Interment will follow at Deleon Springs Cemetery, 5030 Fairport Ave, DeLeon Springs, FL. Visitation will be 4-7pm on Friday, May 10, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MRS ETHEL LEE LITTLES

Mrs Ethel Lee Littles, 78, a resident of Orange City, FL., transitioned to her eternal home on Thursday, April 18, 2024 at Select Specialty Hospital, Daytona Beach, FL.

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LOUIS HILLS JR.

Louis Hills Jr., 37, a resident of Deland, Florida, transitioned to his Eternal Home during the early morning hours on Saturday, April 13, 2024.

The Home Going Service will be 11am Saturday, April 27, 2024 at Greater Refuge Church, Bishop James Darby, 316 S. Adelle Ave, DeLand, FL. 32720. Interment will follow at Community Cemetery, 609 W. Beresford Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.

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MRS. ANNIE MAE SPELL

Mrs Annie Mae Spell, 84, a resident and Pillar of the Community in Palatka, Florida, transitioned to her Eternal Home during the early morning hours on Sunday, April 7, 2024 at her residence.

The Home Going Celebration will be held 12pm on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 

800 Madison Street Palatka, Fl. 32177

Rev. Tommy J Rodgers, Pastor. Interment will follow at Oak Hill West Cemetery, 2900 Crill Ave, Palatka, FL. 32177. Public viewing will be 11am until service time on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church.

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VERNON NATHANIEL STAFFORD

The Memorial Service for Mr Vernon Nathaniel Stafford will be 1pm Thursday at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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YVONNE P. POWELL

Yvonne P. Powell, 69, a resident of DeLand, FL. transferred to her eternal home on Tuesday morning, March 26,2024 at Parkside Health and Rehabilitation Center, DeLand.  


The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm on Saturday, April 6, 2024 at Greater Bethlehem Baptist Church, 333 S. Clara Ave., DeLand, Florida 32720. Dr. Wendell Raulerson, Pastor.  Interment will follow at Community Cemetery, 609 W. Beresford Ave. DeLand, Florida 32720. Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, April 5, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home

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PATRICIA ANN ROSS

Patricia Ann Ross, "Tricia", 65, a native of Deland, transitioned into eternity on Sunday, March 10, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand.


The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm on Saturday, March 23, 2024 at Mount Calvary FWB Church. Visitation hours will be 4-7pm on Friday, March 22, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

The requested colors are Red, Gold, or Beige.

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LEROY COX JR.

Mr. Leroy Cox Jr. 61, transitioned on Saturday, Marcy 9, 2024 in DeLand, FL.


The memorial service for Mr. Leroy Cox Jr. will be 11 am on Friday, April 5, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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REVELLA FAYE BADGER

Mrs Revella Faye Small Badger, 61, a resident of DeLeon Springs, Florida, transitioned to her Eternal Home on Monday, March 4, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand.


The Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Revella Faye Small Badger will be held 2pm on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at First Baptist Church of DeLeon Springs, 4995 Central Ave., DeLeon Springs, FL., 32130. Interment will follow at DeLeon Springs Cemetery, 5030 Fairport Ave, DeLeon Springs, FL. Visitation hours will be 4-7pm on Friday, March 15, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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BRIDGET RENA DENTON

Bridget Rena Denton, 44, a resident of DeLand, FL, entered eternal rest on Saturday, March 2, 2024 at Miller County Hospital, Colquitt, Georgia.


The Celebration of her Life will be held 2pm on Saturday, March 9, 2024 at Pillar Ground Outreach Ministries 208 W. Voorhis Ave., DeLand, Fl.32720. Bishop Walter C. Kelly, Pastor. Visitation hours will be held 5-7pm on Friday, March 8, 2024, at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

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MOTHER ALICE LILLIE FISHER

Mother Alice Lillie Fisher, 80, a native of DeLand, Florida, transferred to her Eternal Residence on Friday, February 29, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand.
The Home Going Celebration will be held 11am on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at Mount Calvary Freewill Baptist Church, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Visitation hours will be 4-7pm on Friday, March 15, 2024 at Hart Temple Church of God in Christ, Bishop Norris Brinson.

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DEACON SAMMIE SOLOMON

Deacon Sammie Solomon, 80, a resident of DeLand, FL., traveled to his eternal home on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at his residence.


The Home Going Celebration for Deacon Sammie L. Solomon will be 1pm Saturday, March 2, 2024 at Mt Calvary FWB Church, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720, Rev. Dr Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor, Bishop Eugène Collier, Eulogist. Interment will follow at Community Cemetery, 609 W. Beresford Ave. , DeLand, FL. 32720


No Viewing hours are scheduled.

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MR. ALFREDY LEE KING

Mr. Alfredy Lee King, 81, a resident of DeLand, FL., entered eternal rest of Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at Advent Health Hospice Care, Advent health Fish Memorial Hospital.


The Home Going Celebration will be 10am Saturday, March 2, 2024 at The House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL., 32720. Pastors Don L. and Angela Dallas-Johnson. Viewing will be held 9am until service time at the church on Saturday.  Mr King will receive Final Honors and Interment on Monday, March 4, 2024, at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, Mims, FL.

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MR. EDGER MATHISON CURRY

Mr. Edger Mathison Curry, 63, a resident of DeLand, Florida, transitioned to his eternal home on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.


The Home Going Celebration will be held 4pm on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at The House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL.. Public viewing will be 3pm until service time on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at the church.

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MRS. DENEISE CANTY MILLER

Mrs. Deneise Canty Miller, 63, a resident of Bainbridge, Ga. and former resident of Welaka, FL., transitioned on Thursday, February 8, 2024 at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL.


The Home Going Celebration will be held 12pm on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Church of God By Faith, 700 Palmetto St., Welaka, FL. Interment will follow at the Welaka-Georgetown Cemetery, Beecher Springs, Road, Welaka, FL.


Public Viewing hours will be 5-7pm on Friday, February 16, 2024 at Church of God By Faith Church.

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MOTHER DODDNELLA JOHNSON GILBERT

Mother Doddnella Johnson Gilbert "Dina" 104, a resident of DeLeon Springs, FL., transitioned to Eternal Home on Thursday February 8, 2024 at AdventHealth DeLand.


The Home Going Service will be held 1pm on Saturday, February 24, 2024 at First Baptist Church of DeLeon Springs, 4990 Central Avenue, DeLeon Springs, FL. 32130. Interment will follow at DeLeon Springs Cemetery, 5030 Fairport Ave., DeLeon Springs, FL., 32130


Viewing hours will be held 5-7pm on Friday, February 23, 2024 at Life Center Church of God, 303 Reynolds Road, DeLeon Springs, FL. 32130.

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MRS. CORA LEE COPELAND DALLAS

Mrs. Cora Lee Copeland Dallas, 94, a resident of Miami, FL., transferred to her Eternal Home on Thursday, February 8, 2024 at her residence. 


The Home Going Celebration will be held 10am Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Second Baptist Church, 11111 Pinkston Dr., Miami, FL. 33176. Rev. Dr. Alphonso Jackson, Pastor.  Interment will follow at Graceland Dade South, 14200 SW 117th Ave., Miami, FL.  Visitation hours will be held 4-6pm on Friday, February 16, 2024 at Second Baptist Church.

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ANDREA CHRISTINE DENNIS

The Home Going Celebration for Andrea Christine Dennis, 54, a resident of Sanford, FL. will be 11am on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at St Peter's Rock MBC., 331 Rose Ave., Daytona Beach, FL. 32114, Pastor Sabrina Montgomery. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, 320 White St., Daytona Beach, FL. 32114.


Viewing will be 10am at the church.

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MARY LU FEASTER ASHFORD

Mary Lu Feaster Ashford, 76, a resident of Deltona, FL., departed this life on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at AdventHealth Fish Memorial, Orange City FL.

The Home Going Service for Mary Lu Feaster Ashford, 76, will be 1pm Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. Interment will follow at DeLeon Springs Cemetery.


 Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Tuesday, February 6, 2024at ADJ Unity.

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MS RICKEYTIA LATONYA KAY RUSSELL

The Celebration of Life for Ms Rickeytia Latonya Kay Russell, “KiKi”, will be 11am Saturday, February 3, 2024 at The House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720.”, Pastors Don and Angela Dallas-Johnson. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL.


Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, February 2, 2024 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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CHARLES GEORGE NELSON

Charles George Nelson "Blue" 73, a resident of DeLand, Florida, departed this life on Sunday, January 28, 2024 at AdventHealth DeLand.

Arrangements are incomplete.

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MRS. PATTIE LYNN LANKFORD

Mrs. Pattie Lynn Lankford, 57, a resident of DeLand, FL., entered eternal rest on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand.

The Home Going Service will be held 2pm on Sunday, January 21, 2023 at ADJ Unity Chapel.  Interment will follow at Lake Helen Cassadaga Cemetery, 444 Kicklighter Road, Lake Helen, FL.
Public Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Saturday, January 20, 2024 at ADJ Unity Chapel

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MR. TIMMY RAY JACKSON

Mr. Timmy Ray Jackson, "Tim", 65, a resident of Osteen, Florida, moved to his Heavenly Home on Friday, January 12, 2024 at Halifax Health West Volusia Care Center, Orange City, Florida.

The Celebration of Life will be held 2pm on Saturday, January 20, 2024 at Christian Fellowship Baptist Church, 1701 S. Bell Ave., Sanford, FL. 32771, Pastor Otis C. Raines. Interment will follow at Osteen Cemetery.  
Public Visitation and Viewing hours will be 5-7pm on Friday, January 19, 2024 at The House of Unity, 1375 S Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720, Pastors Don L. and Angela Dallas-Johnson, Senior Pastors.

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CARLA DENISE RAMIREZ

Mrs. Carla Denise Ramirez "Teak", 60, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned to her Eternal Home on Monday, January 8, 2024.

The celebration of life for Mrs. Carla Denise Ramirez will be 2pm, Saturday, January 20, 2024 at First Baptist Church: 4990 Central Avenue DeLeon Springs, Pastor-Doug Knight. Interment will follow at Deleon Springs Cemetery, Fairport Ave., Deleon Springs, FL. 32130

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ERROL FRANCIS

Errol Francis, 69, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at Advent Health DeLand.

The Home Going Service for Mr. Errol Francis "Schoochie", 69, will be 11am on Saturday, January 20, 2024 at Church of God of Prophecy, 1106 E. Minnesota Avenue, DeLand, FL. 32724. Interment will follow at Oakdale Cemetery, 800 N. Clara Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720
Visitation hours will be from 4-6pm on Friday, January 19, 2024 at ADJ Unity Chapel.

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TANYA BETHEL

Tanya Bethel (Tonya) 50, a native of DeLand, FL., transitioned at her residence on Wednesday evening, January 3, 2024.


The Visitation and Viewing for Ms Tanya Bethel, "Tonya" 50, will be 11am - 1pm Friday, January 20, 2024 at ADJ Unity Chapel.. 

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JOHN EDWIN WHITCOMB

John Edwin Whitcomb, 68, a resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned on Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at Halifax Hospice West Volusia Care Center, Orange City, Florida.

Petty Officer First Class John Edwin Whitcomb will receive Military Honors and Interment at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.12:30 on Tuesday, January 16, 2024.

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KAREN LORRAINE NORWOOD

Karen Lorraine Norwood, "Bee" 59, a native of DeLand, FL. transitioned on Sunday, December 10, 2023 at her residence surrounded by her loving family and friends.

The Home Going Celebration will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2023 at The House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720. Don L and Angela Dallas-Johnson, Overseers. 
Public Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, December 15, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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PAMELA KEMP HONER

Pamela Kemp Honer, "PAM" 65, a resident of Palatka, FL., transitioned on Friday, December 8, 2023 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, Palatka, FL.


The Home Going Celebration will be held 1pm on Saturday, December 16, 2023 at Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church 1000 N. 19th St., Palatka, FL. 32177, Rev. Anthony Robinson, Pastor. Interment will follow at West Oak Hill Cemetery, S. Palm Ave., Palatka, FL. 32177.  


Public Visitation hours will be held from 5-7pm on Friday, December 15, 2023 at Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.

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MR. CLEVELAND SMITH

Mr. Cleveland Smith, Sr. "Smitty', 72, a resident of DeLand, Florida, transitioned on Friday, November 10, 2023 at AdventHealth DeLand.

The Home Going Celebration will be 2pm Saturday, December 2, 2023 at The House of Unity, 1375 S. Adelle Avenue, Deland, Fl. 32720
Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Avenue, Deland, Fl.


Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, December 1, 2023 at ADJ UNITY FUNERAL HOME 

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MR. FREDERICK FLOYD GRAHAM

Mr. Frederick Floyd Graham, 71, a former resident of DeLand, FL. passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2023 in Saint Louis Park, Hennepin, Minnesota.      

The Home Going Celebration will be held 11am on Saturday, September 2, 2023 at The House of Unity at God's Manna Ministries Inc. 1375 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.  Don L and Angela Dallas-Johnson, Senior Pastors.  Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery 1645 W. Euclid Avenue, DeLand, FL.  

Visitation hours will be from 4-6pm on Friday, September 1, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MRS. ANNA M. LOVETT

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MR. WILLIE J. DESAUSSURE

Mr. Willie J. Desaussure, 76, transitioned into eternity on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at Advent Health Hospice.

The Home Going Celebration for Cpl. Willie Desaussure, Jr. "Sunny" will be held 2pm, Saturday, November 18, 2023 at The House of Unity, Pastor Don L and Angela Dallas-Johnson, 1375 S. Adelle Avenue, DeLand, FL. 32720, Interment will immediately follow at Lincoln Cemetery, 1031 South Carpenter Ave., Orange City, FL. 32763.


Visitation hours will be from 4-6pm on Friday, November 17, 2023.

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MICHAEL ANTHONY CROWLEY

Michael Anthony Crowley "Big Bob", 52, a native of DeLand, Florida, transitioned on Thursday, October 19, 2023.

The Home Going Celebration for Michael "Big Mike" Crowley will be held 2pm on Saturday, November 4, 2023 at St. Annis PB Church, 502 S. Orange Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Elder Wilbert A. Ridgley, Jr, Pastor.  Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720.  


Viewing hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, November 3, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home, Inc.

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MINISTER YVETTE GREEN

Minister Yvette Green, 70, a resident of DeLand, Florida, answered her Master's voice on Thursday, October 19, 2023, and took her journey home.

The Home Going Celebration for Minister Yvette Green will be 2pm on Saturday, October 28, 2023 at The House of Unity 1375, S Adelle Ave Deland, Fl 32720. Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Avenue, Deland, Fl. 32720
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, October 27, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MS. SONYA EVONN KENNEDY

Ms. Sonya Evonn Kennedy, 51, a native of DeLand, Florida, transferred to her eternal home on Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand, Florida.

The Home Going Celebration will be 11am Saturday, October 28, 2023 at The House of Unity, at 1375 S Adelle Ave. Don L. and Angela Dallas-Johnson, Sr. Pastors. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Avenue, Deland, FL. 32720
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, October 27, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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ODILA PAGAN CANDELARIA

“Candy”

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MINISTER JENYETHEL LEE

Minister Jenyethel Lee, 83, a Minister of the Gospel and resident of Deltona, FL., departed this life on Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at DeBary Manor Nursing and Rehab. Center, DeBary, Florida. 
 
The Home Going Celebration for Minister Jenyethel Lee will be held 12pm on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Main Chapel.  
Visitation hours will be from 4-6pm on Friday, October 13, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. Minister Lee will be laid to rest at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison, Florida

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MR. MICHAEL EDWARD ZEIGLER

Mr. Michael Edward Zeigler, 74, a resident of DeLand, FL., departed this life on Friday, September 29, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.  
Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

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MRS. JUDITH CONCEPCION

Mrs. Judith Concepcion, 68, a Resident of DeLand, Fl, transitioned on Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at Advent Health Deland.

The Home Going Celebration for Mrs Judith Concepcion, will be held 2pm Sunday, September 24, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.  Interment will immediately follow at Suber Memorial Gardens, Lake Helen, FL. 

 Visitation hours will be 4-7pm Saturday, September 23, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. 

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DONNELL WILLIAMS

Donnell Williams, 24, a resident of Daytona Beach, FL. transitioned in Daytona Beach, FL. on Monday, September 11, 2023. 

The Home Going Celebration for Mr. Donnell Williams, 24, will be held 5pm on Saturday, September 23, 2023 at The House of Unity at God's Manna Ministries Inc. 1375 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Pastors Don and Angela Dallas-Johnson.

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MR. CHARLIE JONES, JR

Mr. Charlie “Charles” Jones, Jr, 91, a resident of DeLand, FL, transitioned into Eternity on Friday, September 8, 2023 at HCA Lake Monroe Hospital in Sanford, FL.

Home Going services for Mr. Charles Jones, Jr., will be 2pm on Saturday, September 23, 2023 at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 335 S. Kentucky Ave., DeLand, FL. 32724. Rev. Terry Kennedy, Pastor.  Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720
Public viewing hours will be 4-6pm on Friday at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

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MR. HUBERT WILSON JR.

Mr. Hubert Wilson Jr., 52, a native of DeLand, Fla., transitioned on Sunday, August 27, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.

The Home Going Celebration will be held 2pm on Saturday, September 2, 2023 at Mt Calvary FWB Church, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Interment will immediately follow at DeLand Memorial Gardens, 600 E. Beresford Ave. DeLand,  FL 32724.  
Visitation hours will be from 4-6pm on Friday, September 1, 2021 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

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MS ELAINE FOSTER GREEN

Ms Elaine Foster Green, 68, a resident of DeLand, FL and formerly of Savannah, Ga., transitioned on Thursday, August 10, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.  
Ms. Green's final arrangements will be handled by Sylvania Funeral Home, Savannah, Georgia.

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MS. DONNA KIENE PASHA

Ms. Donna Kiene Pasha, 79 a resident of Lake Helen, FL. transitioned on August 9, 2023 at her residence. 
Arrangements are complete.

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MRS. ARGELIA BARRERA

Mrs. Argelia Barrera, 86, a resident of Deleon Springs, FL transitioned at her residence during the early morning hours of Monday, July 31, 2023.
Mass will be held 3pm on Saturday, August 5, 2023 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church San Jose Mission, 165 Emporia Rd., Pierson, Fl. 32180. Interment will follow at Perdom Cemetery, Pierson, Fl.
The family will receive friends 6:30-8:00pm Friday, August 4, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MRS. BOBBIE BAUGH

Mrs. Bobbie Baugh, 86, a resident of Deland, Fl., entered Eternal Rest early Thursday morning July 28, 2023 at Villa Health and Rehab Center in Deland, Fl.

The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm Saturday, August 5, 2023 at Macedonia Baptist Church 514 W Beresford Ave, DeLand, FL 32720, Rev Melvin Young, Pastor. Interment will follow the Home Going Service at Community Cemetery, 609 W. Beresford Ave, Deland, Fl. 32720
The Viewing and Visitation will be 4-6pm on Friday, August 4, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. CLEVELAND ROCKMORE, JR.

Mr. Cleveland Rockmore, Jr. 71, a resident of Daytona Beach, Fla., transitioned on Friday, July 21, 2023 at his residence.
No local services are scheduled.

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MRS. BIRDIE BELLE DESAUSSURE-MIXION

Mrs Birdie Belle Desaussure-Mixion, 95, a resident of Holly Hill and former longtime resident of Orange City, Florida, entered Eternal Rest on Friday, July 14, 2023 at Advent Health Daytona Beach.

The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm Saturday, July 22, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Lincoln Cemetery, Orange City, FL. 
Visitation hours will 5-7pm on Friday, July 21, 2023 at ADJ Unity.

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JERMAINE A. POWELL

Mr. Jermaine A. Powell, 50, "General Powell", a resident and local businessman in DeLand, Florida, transitioned into eternity during the early morning hours on Sunday, July 2, 2023 at Halifax Health UF Medical Center of Deltona.

The Home Going Celebration will be 11am on Saturday, July 8, 2023 at Mt. Calvary FWB Church 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Rev. Don L. Johnson will deliver the Main Eulogy.  Interment will immediately follow at Community Cemetery, 609 W. Beresford Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Visitation hours will be 4-7pm on Friday, July 7, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MS. LILLIE BEATRICE WARD

Ms. Lillie Beatrice Ward, 71, a native of DeLand, Florida, transitioned into her eternal resting place during the early morning hours on Thursday, June 22, 2023 at Advent Health Daytona Beach.


The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm on Saturday, July 1, 2023 at Mt Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 335 S Kentucky Ave. DeLand, FL. 32724, Rev. Terry Kennedy, Pastor. Interment will immediately follow the celebration. 


Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, June 30, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

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MR. JUAN CARLOS BOLIVAR

Mr. Juan Carlos Bolivar 55, a United States Postal Service Mail Carrier and resident of DeLand Florida, transitioned on Sunday, June 18, 2023 at his residence.

The Visitation and Public Viewing will be 6-7pm on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. JOSE LUCIO ARREOA ESTRELLA

Mr. Jose Lucio Arreoa Estrella, 60, transitioned on Sunday, June 4, 2023 in DeLand, Florida. 
The Visitation and Public Viewing will be 6-8pm Thursday, June 8, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home, 105 W. New Hampshire Ave., DeLand, Florida. Mr. Estrella will be laid to rest in Mexico.

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MINISTER KENDRA NEKESIA WARD

Minister Kendra Nekesia Ward, 46, a resident of DeLand, Florida, placed her sword in the sand, and traveled home to Eternal Reward on Monday, June 5, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.

The Home Hoing Celebration will be 2pm, Saturday, June 17, 2023 at The House of Unity at God ‘s Manna Ministries Inc., 1375 S. Adelle Avenue, DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Don L and Angela Dallas-Johnson, Pastors. Interment will immediately follow the service at Union Cemetery, 1645 W Euclid Ave., DeLandFL. 32720. 
Public Visitation and Viewing will be 4-7 pm Friday, June 16, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. AURIUS WHITE

Mr. Aurius White, 31, a resident of Clermont, Florida, transitioned into eternal rest on Saturday, June 3, 2023.

Final arrangements will be announced.

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MR. GARY ROSS

Mr. Gary Ross, 70, a resident of South Daytona, FL. transitioned into eternal rest on Thursday, June 1, 2023 at Cleveland Clinic - Martin S. Hospital, Stuart, FL.

A Memorial Service was held on Sunday, June 3, 2023.

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MATILDA CHEYENNE BUTLER "TILLA"

Matilda Cheyenne Butler "Tilla", 59, a resident of DeLand, Florida, transitioned into eternal rest on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.
The Home Going Celebration will be held 3pm on Saturday, June 10, 2023 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 410 Webb Ave., DeLeon Springs, FL. 32130, Pastor James L. Wilson. Pastor Ben Smith will deliver the main eulogy.  Interment will follow immediately at the Celebration. 
Public Viewing will be held on Friday, June 9, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. JOHNNIE D HAYES

Mr. Johnnie D Hayes, 80, a resident of Palatka, FL and formerly of Welaka, FL., transitioned into eternity on Sunday, May 28, 2023 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, Palatka, FL.

The Home Going Celebration for Mr. Johnnie D. Hayes will be held 11am on Saturday, June 10, 2023, at First Baptist Church of Pomona Park, 112 Holly Ave., Pomona Park, FL. 32181. Pastor Michael Scott of Church of God by Faith, Welatka, FL., Officiating. Interment will immediately follow at the Welaka-Georgetown Cemetery, Beacher Springs Rod., Welaka, FL. 

The Public Visitation Hours will be 5-7pm on Friday, June 9, 2023 at Church of God by Faith, 700 Palmetto Street, Welaka, FL. 32193.

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MS. CHARÉ CHAVALE ADAMS

Ms. Charé Chavale Adams, 31, a resident of Thomasville, GA. and longtime resident of DeLand, FL., transitioned into eternity on Monday evening, May 22, 2023 at Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia.

The Home Going Celebration will be 11am Friday, June 2, 2023 at Mt Calvary FWB Church, Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave, DeLand, FL. Interment will follow at Community Cemetery, W. Beresford Ave., DeLand, FL. 
Visitation hours will be 4-8pm on Thursday, June 1, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

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MR. DEXTER BERNARD DOUGLAS

Mr. Dexter Bernard Douglas, 56, a native of DeLand, FL. took the journey to his eternal home on Saturday, May 13, 2023, at Advent Health Fish Hospital, Orange City, FL. 


The Home Going Celebration will be held 1pm on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at Greater Refuge Church, 316 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL. Bishop James Darby, Pastor. Interment will immediately follow at Suber Memorial Gardens, Frontage Road, Lake Helen, FL.

Public Viewing will be 12pm until the time of service on Saturday at the church.

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IVORINE JACKSON-CAINE

Ivorine Jackson-Caine "Evette", 76, a resident of DeLand, Florida, transitioned into eternity on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Advent Health Orlando.

The Home Going Celebration will be held 2pm on Saturday, May 27, 2023 at Mt. Calvary Freewill Baptist Church, 710 W. Cincinatti Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720, Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Entombment will immediately follow at DeLand Memorial Gardens, 600 E. Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL 32724.  Public viewing and visitation will be held 5-8pm on Friday, May 26, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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DEACON ANDREW CLIFFORD BETSY, "SKIP"

Deacon Andrew Clifford Betsy, "SKIP", 63, a native of DeLand, Florida, took the Journey Home on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at his earthly home.

The Home Going Celebration for Deacon Andrew Clifford Betsy "SKIP' will be held 2:30pm on Saturday, May 6, 2023 at Greater Union First Baptist Church, 240 S. Clara Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Dr. Troy Bradley, Pastor, Elder Noris Brinson, Pastor of Hart Temple Church of God, Officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.  
Visitation will be held 4-6pm and the Wake 6-7pm on Friday, May 5, 2023 at the church where he served, Hart Temple Church of God, 543 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.

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MR. NAPOLEON PAULINO BERIOZABAL

Mr. Napoleon Paulino Beriozabal, 61, a resident of Seville, FL. transition on Friday, April 28, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.
The Home Going Service will be 6pm on Monday, May 2, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be 10am Tuesday, May 3, 2023 at DeLeon Springs Cemetery, 4835 Fairport Ave. DeLeon Springs, FL. 32130

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MRS. DAISY M. WILSON

Mrs. Daisy M. Wilson 73, a former resident of Crescent City, and DeLand, FL., transitioned into her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, April 5, 2023 at Memorial Health Center. Savannah, Georgia.

The Home Going Celebration will be 12pm Saturday, April 15, 2023 at Turning Point Church, 825 Center Ave., Holly Hill, FL. 32117, Bishop Ronnie McMillian.  Interment will be 2:30pm Monday, April 17, 2023 at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, Mims, FL.  
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, April 14, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home, 105 W. New Hampshire Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.

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LABARON ANGELO VAN BUREN

Labaron Angelo Van Buren, 53, a resident of DeLand, FL., transition on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at Halifax Health Hospice Care Center, Orange City, FL.

The Home Going Celebration Remembering the Life and Legacy of LaBaron Angelo Van Buren "LB", will be 12 noon on Saturday, May 6, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home, with Pastor Thomas Maultsby, Officiating.  
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, May 5, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc., 105 W. New Hampshire Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720.

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TAVAYCHA T.  JENKINS

Tavaycha T. Jenkins, 46, transitioned on Friday, April 14, 2023 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center.

The Home Going Celebration will be 1pm Saturday, April 22, 2023 at Mt. Calvary FWBC, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720 Rev. Dr. Ryan Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Public viewing will be 4-6pm on Friday, April 21, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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STEPHEN ALBERT JEAN-MARIE

Mr. Stephen Albert Jean-Marie, 63, a resident of Deland, FL, transitioned on Wednesday, April 5, 2023 at his residence.


The Home Going Celebration will be held 3pm on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home. Rev. Dr. Wendall Raulerson, Pastor, officiating. 


 Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, April 28,2023, at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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ROY PAULINO-ESTRADA

Roy Paulino-Estrada, 23, a native of DeLand, FL. transitioned on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at Advent Health Orlando.


The Funeral Mass will be 10am Saturday, April 15, 2023 at Saint Peter Catholic Church, 165 Emporia Rd., Pierson, FL. 32180. Interment will follow at DeLeon Spring Cemetery 4835 Fairport Ave., DeLeon Springs, FL. 32130. The Visitation will be from 6pm - 1am at his home on Friday, April 14, 2023.

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MOTHER WILIE N. DAVIS

Mother Wilie N. Davis, 80, a resident of Deltona, FL., fell asleep in peace and sweet rest while at her residence, during the early morning hours of Friday, March 31, 2023.

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MS. ERIKA WINN

Ms. Erika Winn, 34, a resident of Port Orange, Fla., transitioned from this life on Thursday night, March 30, 2023 at her residence.

The Home Going Celebration for Ms. Erika S. Winn will be 2pm Saturday, April 8, 2023 at Mt. Calvary FWBC 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720 Rev. Dr. Ryan L Griffin, Sr. Pastor. Bishop Eugene Collier, will deliver the main eulogy. Interment will follow at Community Cemetery W. Beresford Ave., DeLand, FL.32720. 
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, April 7, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MOTHER CYNTHIA IVEY BRIGHT "JUDY"

Mother Cynthia Ivey Bright "Judy" 72, a native of DeLand, Florida, finished her course in the earth early Sunday morning on March 19, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.
The Home Going Celebration will be held 9:30am on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at Faith Life Church, 1500 E. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand, FL.Pastors Ron and Gina Holmes.

Interment will immediately follow the Home Going Celebration at DeLand Memorial Gardens 600 E Beresford Ave., DeLand, FL. 32724

The Public Visitation will be 6-7pm on Friday, March 24, 2023at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MRS. ARLANE CLARK

Mrs. Arlane Clark 62, transitioned on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at Advent Health Daytona Beach.

The Service of Remembrance for Ms. Arlane Clark will be 1pm Saturday, April 1, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. HILLIAN "DAVID" WASHINGTON

Mr. Hillian "David" Washington, 86, a resident of DeLand, FL. transitioned on Friday, March 3, 2023, at Ridgecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

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LITTLE MS. JAY'C'ANNA MORGAN

Little Ms. Jay'C'anna Morgan, returned to her heavenly home after her brief journey of 5 months, 14 days here on earth.  The Home Going Service will be 11am on Saturday, March 18, 2028 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc. The viewing will be held from 10am until the service time.

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MS BARBARA JEAN JACKSON “PATTY”

Ms Barbara Jean Jackson “Patty”, 77, a resident of DeLand, FL. transitioned on Thursday, March 2, 2023 at Advent Health Hospice Care, Orange City,FL.
 The Home Going Celebration will be held graveside 10am Friday, March 10, 2023 at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand,FL. 32720
Visitation hours will be 4-6pm  Thursday, March 9, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home

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MANUEL CARO

Manuel Caro 70, a resident of DeLeon Springs, FL. transitioned on Saturday, February 25, 2023 while in the care of his family at his residence.

The Funeral Mass will be held 11am Thursday, March 2, 2023 at St, Peter Catholic Church 359 New York Ave. W., DeLand, FL. 32720. Father Alfredo Ortiz. Interment will immediately follow at Purdom Cemetery, 280 Purdom Road, Pierson, FL. 32180



En memoria amorosa Marzo 2, 2023 11:00 am Iglesia Católica de San Pedro 359 New York Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720 Entierro Cementerio de Purdom Pierson, Florida

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MRS. NORMA TILLMAN

Mrs Norma Tillman, a resident of Lake Helen, FL. departed this life to be with the Lord on Tuesday, the morning of February 21, 2023 at Halifax Hospice Care Center, Orange City, FL.

The Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Norma Auquanette Watts Tillman will be held 2pm Saturday March 4, 2023 at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church 282 Church St., Lake Helen, FL. 32744, Pastor Thomas Maultsby. Pastor Richard Jones will deliver the eulogy. Interment will immediately follow at Suber Memorial Gardens 2800 Frontage Road, Lake Helen, FL.


Visitation Hours will be 4-6pm Friday, March 3, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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STELLA L. BOWERS

Stella L. Bowers, 51, a resident of DeLand, FL. transitioned from this life on Tuesday,  February 14, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.

A Memorial Service will be held 12pm Saturday, March 4, 2023 at Hart's Temple Church of God in Christ, 543 S. Adelle Ave, DeLand, FL 32720, Bishop Noris Brinson.

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DEACON KEITH R. JENKINS

Deacon Keith R. Jenkins, 59, surrendered to his Master's call to rest on Thursday, February 9, 2023 at Advent Health Fish Hospital in Orange City, FL.

The Home Going Celebration for Bro. Keith Jenkins will be 11am Saturday, February 18, 2023 at Faith Life International Church, 1500 E. International Drive, DeLand, FL. 32724.


The Public Viewing will be from 10am until service time at the church on Saturday.

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DEACON RONALD FREEMAN

Deacon Ronald Freeman, Sr. 75, a resident of Orange City, FL. and Lead Singer with The Singing Angels, departed Advent Health Fish Memorial Hospital in Orange City, during the evening hours on Friday, January 27, 2023 to be with the Lord.

Itinerary:

Friday, Musical Tribute - 7pm Greater Refuge Church of Our Lord

Bishop James Darby, Pastor 316 S. Adelle Ave - Deland, FL 32720


Saturday:

Public Viewing 11am-1pm at ADJ Unity Funeral Home 105 W. New Hampshire Ave - Deland, FL then 1:30p until service time at Mt. Calvary FWB


Home Going - 2pm Mt. Calvary FWB Church Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr, Pastor 710 W. Cincinnati Ave - Deland, FL Saturday,


Interment, Union Cemetery 1645 W Euclid Ave - Deland, FL 32720

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GARNELL HAYWARD

Garnell Hayward 49, a resident of Deltona, FL., transitioned into eternity on Friday, January 20, 2023 at UF Health Shands Gainesville, FL.


The Home Going Celebration for Mr. Garnell Hayward will be 1pm Saturday, January 28, 2023 at Mt. Calvary FWBC, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave., DeLand, FL. 32720. Rev. Dr. Ryan L. Griffin, Sr., Pastor. Interment will immediately follow at Union Cemetery, 1645 W. Euclid Ave., DeLand, FL. Visitation hours will be 4-6pm on Friday, January 27, 2023 at ADJ Unity Funeral Home.

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MR. TJ TOLBERT

Mr. Tj Tolbert 75, a resident of Seville, FL., transitioned on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at Advent Health DeLand.

The Home Going Celebration will be 12pm Saturday, February 4, 2023 at Mt Tabor First Baptist Church, Rev Karl N Flagg, Pastor. 608 Randolph Street, Crescent City, FL. 32112. Interment will immediately follow at St. Johns Cemetery, Cemetery Road US 17, Seville, Fl. Public Viewing will be 10am until service time on Saturday at the church.

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