Suwannee Democrat


September 24, 2012

Suwannee Democrat - Obituaries - Sept. 21, 2012

Live Oak — Nora Lightsey Bradley

Oct. 12, 1924 -

Sept. 18, 2012

Nora Lightsey Bradley left this earth to reside with the Lord on Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Nora was a lifelong member of the community and The Burlington Santa Fe Church of Christ. She was a Mother, Mentor and Friend to many. The life she led made her highly respected and greatly loved by all who knew her. She will be missed.

Mrs. Bradley is predeceased by her loving Husband of 67 years; William Bascom “W.B.” Bradley, JR and her son William “Brad” Bascom Bradley, III. Nora is survived by her Daughter Jonnye Kay Towery and her Son-N-Law Richard Towery; 2 Grandchildren, Darien Amber Towery, Russell Carey Towery (Amy); 2 Great-grandchildren, Lou Towery and Maddox Towery; also many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, September 21, 2012; visitation at 1:00 and funeral services following at 2:00 P.M. , Burlington Santa Fe Church of Christ in Branford, Florida. Officiating will be Melvin Barker, Ken Campbell and Landis Suggs. Interment will follow at Bethel Church of Christ Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements made by ICS Cremation & Funeral Home, Lake City, Florida: 386-752-3436.


Dennis George

May 23, 1949-

Sept. 15, 2012

Dennis George, age 63, departed this life Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Shands Live Oak Regional Medical Center. Dennis was born May 23, 1949 in Live Oak, FL to the late Richard Charlie George (RC) and Rose Lee Grimmage George. Dennis attended Suwannee County Public Schools. Dennis is a well known resident of Suwannee County. He was a great mechanic, a loving brother and friend. He will always be remembered by his smile. He was united in holy matrimony to Mrs. Luvenia George Brown to that union four children were born. One son preceded him in death, David Lee George. He leaves to cherish his memory, a devoted friend: LaRuth Ford; two sons: Dennis (DeDe) George JR, Jarvis George;  one step-son: Albert Ford; one daughter: Rhonda Ivey (Eugene); four granddaughters: Bryonna Washington, Brynnica Brown, Francis George and Denise George all of Live Oak, FL; six brothers: Levy George, Richard George, Roosevelt (Gene) George, Eddie (Lillie) George all of Live Oak, FL,  Johnny(Andra) George, Killeen, TX and Sammy (Shelia) George, Lake City, FL; two sisters: Mattie (Jimmie) Herring and Lela (Dean) Wilson, Live Oak, FL; one uncle: Johnny Grimmage, Live Oak, FL; two aunts: Mattie Bowen, Homerville, GA, Barnetta Roundtree, Live Oak, FL; A host of nieces, nephew, cousins and friends. The family will meet and greet friends Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 from 5 to 7 pm at Thomas Funeral Home Chapel, 1009 5th St., Live Oak, FL. Home going services will be Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at 2 pm at Triumph  The Church and Kingdom of God in Christ. Elder L.A. Chalton, Shepard; Rev. Alphonso Ross, Officiating. Bennie L. Thomas Funeral Home, Live Oak, FL (386) 364-5535 is in charge of all arrangements.


Francis Joseph McGrath

July 7, 1942 -

Aug. 31, 2012

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