Suwannee Democrat


March 6, 2014

Suwannee Democrat Obituaries- March 7, 2014

Live Oak —

Frances Brabham Buie


Aug. 11, 1920 - Feb. 27, 2014


Born Frances Cornelia Brabham on Aug. 11, 1920 in Jacksonville, Fla., Frances married George Buie, a Navy meteorologist two days before Pearl Harbor. After the war, Frances accompanied her husband to live in several places in the United States: Washington, D.C.; San Diego, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Honolulu, HI and many tours abroad in Trinidad, Panama, and Morocco. 

She resided in Jacksonville, Fla. for a few years after her husband retired from the Navy before moving to Dowling Park, FL on Dec. 1, 1973. She first served a couple of years as a house parent and then remained in Dowling Park with her husband to enjoy full retirement. After 72 years of marriage, Frances passed on Feb. 27, 2014, at the age of 93 at Live Oak Hospital. 

She is survived by her Husband George and son, Gary. She will be sorely missed by family and the many friends she made over the years in Dowling Park. 

A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 10 a.m.; Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Dowling Park, Fla., Officiating is Rev. Jack Jones.

A Graveside Service will follow at 1 p.m. in the Old Cemetery, at The Advent Christian Village, Dowling Park, Fla., Officiating is Rev. John Harper. 

Services trusted to ICS Cremation & Funeral Home, 357 NW Wilks Lane Lake City, Fla. 32055; 386-752-3436.


Quinton Bell


May 27, 1928 - March 5, 2014


Quinton Bell, age 85, of Live Oak, Fla. passed away early Wednesday morning, March 5, 2014 at Shands Live Oak following a lengthy illness.  He was born in Madison, Fla. living most of his life in Live Oak. He was a self employed real estate agent and served in the Florida National Guard for over twenty years. Quinton was a member of Westwood Baptist Church where he taught Sunday school for the Junior Boys and later the Senior Men’s Class.  He coached Little League Baseball for fifteen years and was a member of the Live Oak Lion’s Club. 

Text Only
Local News
Suwannee Democrat
Jasper News
Mayo Free Press
Arrest Record


AP Video

Must Read
Business Marquee
Election 2014
AP Video
Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
House Ads
Twitter Updates

Did your student take advantage of local summer activities?

Yes, through 4-H or another club.
Yes, through Parks & Recreation.
Yes, summer food service program.
No, they didn’t.
No, we didn’t know there were any.
     View Results