All were here to attend the funeral services excepting Mrs. Sherman and Mrs. Doyle.Funeral services were held this morning at 9 oclock from the Catholic Church of which he was a member. The funeral will take place as soon as the relatives arrive. [Fort Myers News-Press, June 11, 1945; Submitted by Norita Shepherd Moss] He was a member of the Tice Methodist Church. - Been Called Up Higher - One of Our Dear Old Land-Marks Has Gone to Her Reward in Heaven - Wednesday morning when the announcement was made that one of our dearest of women, "Grandma" Henderson, was dead, it cast a gloom over the entire city, that time alone can lift. Funeral services for Parker Barwick, Fort Myers school boy who was killed following an automobile accident near Lake City, will be held at 2 o'clock this afternoon in the Lawrence A. Powell chapel. There were two other white persons on the sloop captained by the elder Gonzalez and with the boy, they constituted the first four white settlers in this community. He is survived by his widow, Dorothy B.; two sons, Joel G. and David; three daughters, Holly, Lani, and Cindy; his mother, Mrs. Isla S. Jeffcoat all of West Palm Beach; two aunts, Mrs. Dorothy Obrecht of Fort Myers and Mrs. Ned Hammond of Alexandria, La. A reception for family and friends will follow in the Parish Life Center. Manuel's branch was named for Mr. Gonzalez's father because his first claim extended from Jackson street to that little stream. He put on the shirt, told me he would be back later and walked out on the porch where Mrs. Randall was sititng. Frances J. Dickey Memorial services to be held at Buckingham Community Center on Tuesday, May 23 at 7 P.M. Cremation by Horizon Funeral Home and Cremation Center [Fort Myers News Press, submitted by Ruth Carmichael] Lee County Death Records are documents relating to an individual's death in Lee County, Florida. Sarah Ann Bogardus [The News Press Date: Oct. 2, 2011 Submitters Name: C. Grove] Lorraine "Sissie" Smith Davis, 88, passed away on Sept. 17, 2011 in Naples, FL. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, William E. "Eddie" Hart, daughter, Susan Hollingsworth, son, Stephen Hart, grandsons, Robbie Hollingsworth and Ryan Hart brother, James Buffington (Shirley), sister-in-law, Helen Hart, and nieces and nephews. B. parker and Claude Stroup. The Lee County Death Records Search (Florida) links below open in a new window and take you to third party websites that provide access to Lee County public records. Capt. Interment will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. She is survived by her daughters, Judith Grise and Joyce (and her husband Raymond) Kenny all of Fort Myers but formerly of Providence, RI; grandchildren, Dawn E. Kenney, Mark R. Kenny, Bradord T. Kenny and Earl L. Grise. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, DeAnna Ruth (Morgan) Carmichael, his son Andy (Kathie) Carmichael, daughers Candee Carmichael (Robert Cordes), Sandee (Donald) Pickett, grandchildren Drew Carmichael, Kayla Pickett and Taylor Pickett, brother Robert (Ginny) Carmichael, sisters Louise (Ray) Sylvester, Diana Donahue, Cheryl Carmichael and many nieces and nephews. Memorial Services were Oct. 8. After his death, she married S. C. Bass, also in the citrus field. He was a [opneer settler of Ft. Myers. Mellisa S. Jones Mrs. Lola Ballard, 79, a resident of Fort Myers for 41 years and mother of Councilman Elmo Ballard, died yesterday. She would have observed her 90th birthday next Jan. 11. [News Star Date: Oct. 3, 2011. Use the following application: English / Spanish / Creole Use the following application: English / Spanish / Creole MAIL TO Florida Department of Health Lee County Attention: Vital Statistics 83 Pondella Road North Fort Myers, FL 33903. James King The son of a Lee County pioneer family, he fished the waters of the Gulf of Mexico all his life, from Estero Bay to Caxambas to Campeche and all points between. She was born April 27, 1938 in Renovo, PA a daughter of the late John J. and Anna G. (nee Slobodnik) Kane. [FORT MYERS NEWS-PRESS, April 12, 1983; submitted by Norita Shepherd Moss] Lola Ballard C. T. Tew officiating. He was passionate about having his family and friends around him. Surviving are three sons, Robert (Shep) Bass, A. Donald Bass, Irvin Locklar, Bowling Green; one daughter, Mrs. Ivo Harper, Fort Myers; two sisters, Mrs. Belle Bethea, Leesburg, and Mrs. Etta Wadsworth, Wauchula, and 11 grandchildren. The others were "Uncle" John Weatherford and Joseph A. Vivas, both deceased. Obituaries and Death Notices. Lee County, FL He spent a year as a boy living on the Watson farm on Chatham Bend with his father and brothers fishing and plume hunting. Arrangements by ICS Cremation Society, Inc. CountyOffice.org does not provide consumer reports and is not a consumer reporting agency as defined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). [FORT MYERS NEWS-PRESS, April 1, 1936; Submitted by Norrita Shepherd Moss] Services will be held Tuesday, 2:30 p.m. at the McGregor Baptist Church with Rev. Young Keen told a coroner's jury that his father and Mrs. Randall had been intimate for some two years. Sally A. Domres, 85, passed away October 1 in Ft. Myers, FL. Russell G. Haigis, 64, of Lehigh Acres, FL passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2011 following an extended illness. Perform a free Lee County, SC public death records search, including death certificates, death indexes, deceased records, death registers & registries, obituaries, and death notices. Funeral services for FRANK GOMES, 76, who died at his East End residence yesterday, will be held at 2 oâclock this afternoon from St. Francis Xavierâs Catholic Church on Cleveland Avenue. The body was not found until Tuesday morning by a member of the Nutt family. He was twenty-seven years of age. Submitters Name: C. Grove ] Jacob Eugene Bembry, 56 - Feb 16, 2020. Minshew officiating. Pallbearers will be Arthur Lee Weatherly, Robert Giles, Clyde White, Bill Sparks, Harry Thornton and Jim Akins. Mrs. Carrie Lee Hart, 62, of Tice, died here early Wednesday. [FORT MYERS NEWS-PRESS, July 6, 1932; Contributed by Norita Shepherd Moss] A report of the accident said that the boys were sleeping when the truck was hit and that Barwick was pierced by a piece of iron. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Evelyn L. Ballard of Fort Myers; one son, Rayford S. Ballard of Merritt Island; sisters, Mrs. Clara Earwood of Cairo, Ga., Mrs. Milton NeSmith of Apalachicola, and a brother, Tom Ballard of Cairo, Ga. James E. Byler officiating. [The News press Nov., 2004; Submitted by Norita Shepherd Moss] Burial, Virden Cemetery. Fifty odd years she had been married, but several years ago her husband preceded her over the river, and is now with her where partings are no more. [Tampa Tribune â 11 Aug. 1911. [The Tropical News May 27, 1918; Contributed by Norita Shepherd Moss] Helen L. Brown It was in 1866 when Fort Myers was an abandoned military site that Mr. Gonzalez sailed up the Caloosahatchee with his father, the late Capt. He is survived by two sons, King and Salvador, and by seven daughters, Mrs. Anna Padilla, Mrs. Mary Padilla, Mrs. Nellie Padilla, Mrs. Lillian Coleman, Mrs. Flo Hamilton [FORT MYERS NEWS-PRESS Sunday, June 21, 1931; Contributed by Norita Shepherd Moss] The body was taken in charge by The Carl F. Roberts Co. and embalmed. Donald Miles Bass He was preceded in death by four brothers, Edwin Richard "Buck" Green, Thomas Cordiza Green, Charles F. Green, and David I. Frank Gomes Jeffcoat Jr. will be held today at 2 p.m. at Leo W. Engelhardt Funeral Home with Rev. William F. Gwynne, of Fort Myers; one brother, John C. Henderson, of Memphis, and one sister, Miss Emma Henderson, of Fort Myers. She was born on July 4, 1937,a child of James and Lucy Buffington. Although taking only a small part in political and civic affairs, Mr. Ballard was widely respected as a grove operator and truck farmer. In 1919 he sold out his cattle and went into the citrus business, planting a fine grove on Billy's creek. Tara L. Brinker, 56, of Cape Coral, FL passed away on September 25, 2011 at Cape Coral Hospital. Young Keen gave no explanation for the shooting. Page, Ben King, J. L. Loftin, Elijah Williams, James Cannon, C. E. Vande, Sam Stalls, George Ryals, Dr. Ernest Bostelman, J. Ross Bynum, W. A. He said that his father came home from work during the morning, found he and Mrs. Randall alone together, got a pistol from his bedroom, fired four shots into the woman and then shot himself through the heart. C. L. Crider officiating. Mrs. Randall and her husband, George Randall, had spent the preceding night at the Keen home where they were frequent visitors. He went into his bedroom and got his .32 caliber pistol out from under the pillow. He is survived by his wife, Kathym, son, Eddie (Sara), step-son, James; two brothers, Jan and Don (Diane); two nieces, Christina (Timmy) and Lori; aunt, Ruth; uncle, Russ (Ann); and tow grandsons, Gavin and Gabe. His Great Floridian plaque is located on Howard Hall on the Florida Gulf Coast University campus, 10501 FG [Published in The News-Press on 9/19/2008; Contributed by Norita Shepherd Moss] There will be a Memorial Service for Bert and his sister, Frankie, on Saturday, September 20, at 2:00 pm at the Edison Restaurant at 3583 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers. [FORT MYERS NEWS-PRESS - May 16, 1951; Contributed by Norita Shepherd Moss] Her sisters Phyliss, Martha, brothers Bud & George, Son-in-law Jerry Ricketts and daughters-in-law Jesse and Kathy Guffey, many grandchildren and great grandchildren. He had many friends in Fort Myers, as he was of a loveable disposition and nearly everybody called him "Uncle Bill". The sheriff's office was notified immediately, and the body was located in the river by Deputy E. P. McAuley and State Officer Homer Klay. Irene Hope Bishop , 93, passed away October, 4, 2011. "He had been drinking - I smelled beer on his breath. The last rites for the Lee County pioneer will be held at the graveside by the masons. Funeral services for J.G.