Unity Funeral Home Inc.
105 W. new hampshire ave. * deland, fl 32720
386*740*1891
We continue to mourn the loss of...
Carlos Ja'von Sanders, 21, of Palatka, Florida

The Home Going Service will be 12pm Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Flagg-Serenity Memorial Chapel, 2400 Madison St. Palatka, FL.  Visitation hours
are 5-8pm Friday (today) and 11am until 12pm Saturday at Flagg-Serenity.
 Interment will follow the service at Oakhill West Cemetery in Palatka, FL.

Robert Louis Gibson, Sr.

The Home Going Service will be 11am Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Greater Union First Baptist Church, DeLand, FL. Troy Bradly, Pastor, Bishop
Eugene Collier, Officiating  
Visitation hours are 4-7pm Friday.  Burial will follow the service at Union Cemetery, W. Euclid Ave. DeLand, FL.
Mrs. Tathlyn V Beason

Mrs. Tathyly V. Beason, 87, of Deltona, Florida entered eternal rest Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial Hospice Care Orange City,
Florida.

Celebration of Life:  Saturday, August 6, 2016
Charles Oliver, Jr. "Pooka", 22

Charles Oliver, Jr., the son of Oliver, Sr. and Marion Feaster-Oliver, of DeLand, FL. transitioned Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Halifax Hospice Care Center in
Orange City, FL.

The Home Going Celebration:  11am Saturday, July 31, 2016 at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church,
                       514 W. Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL.
                       Rev. Melvin Young, Pastor

Visitation:  4-7pm Friday, Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home

Interment:  Union Cemetery W. Euclid Ave. DeLand, FL.  
Immediately following the Home Going Celebration.
Akeem Yao Smith, 26

Akeem Yao Smith, of DeLand, Florida Transitioned into eternity Sunday, July 31, 2016 in DeLand, FL.

The Celebration of Life:  11am Saturday, August 13, 2016 at the Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc.
Interment:  Community Cemetery, W Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL.

The public visitation:   9-11am Saturday at Unity Funeral Home.

Mr. Raleigh James Hall, 40

Raleigh James Hall, of DeLeon Springs, Florida transitioned Sunday, August 7, 2016 in DeLeon Springs, Florida as a result of injuries sustained in a
motorcycle accident.

Private arrangements will be announced by his family.
Ogletha Henley, 79

The Celebration of Life Service:  11 am Saturday, August 20, 2016, at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc. 105 W. New Hampshire
Ave., DeLand, FL. Evangelist Stella W. McRae will deliver the main eulogy.

Ollie Bee Jackson, 82,

The Home Going Celebration for Ollie Bee Jackson, 82, of Palatka, Florida who transitioned into eternity on Monday, August 22, 2016 will be 11am
Saturday, August 27, 2016 a Unity Ministries Inc. 200 4th St. East Palatka, FL. Pastors Don and Angela Dallas-Johnson Officiating. Visitation hours are 4-
7pm Friday at this location. She will be laid to rest 11am on Monday, August 29, 2016 in her home town of Millen, GA.
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Lenton Charles Bates, 75

The Homegoing Celebration for Mr. Lenton C. Bates, 75, who transitioned into eternity on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, will be Monday, August 29,
2016, 11am at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 514 W. Beresford Ave. Deland, Florida 32720, Rev. Melvin Young, Pastor. Rev. Melvin Young will
deliver the main eulogy. Burial will follow at Community Cemetery. Visitation hours are 5-7pm on August 28, 2016 5-7pm at Unity Memorial Chapel of
Unity Funeral Home, Inc., 105 W. New Hampshire Ave. Deland, FL.

Robert Cummings, 62
The Home Going Celebration for Robert Earl Cummings, 62, of DeLand, Florida who transitioned into eternity on Monday, August 29, 2016 will be 2pm
Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home, Inc. 105 W. New Hampshire Ave. DeLand FL. Pastor Don L. Johnson of
Unity Ministries Inc. will deliver the eulogy. Visitation will be Friday, September 2, 2016, from 3-6pm at Unity..

Johnny Lee Denton, Sr., 72

The Home Going Celebration of Deacon Johnny Denton, Sr., will be 11am Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Mt. Calvary Freewill Baptist Church 710
Cincinnati Ave. DeLand, FL. Elder Terry Brown, Pastor.

Johnnie Mae Morgan, 60
The Homegoing celebration for Johnnie Mae Morgan who transitioned into eternal life on Friday, August 26, 2016, will be 2pm Saturday, September 10,
2016 at Church of God in Christ, 395 Church Street Lake Helen, Florida. Bishop David S. Beacham, Jr., of New Church of Faith Orlando, Florida, will
deliver the eulogy. Visitation will be Friday, September 9, 2016 from 4-7 at the Unity chapel.
Willie Ralph Williams, Jr., 59
The Home going celebration for Willie Ralph Williams, Jr. who transitioned into eternal life on Friday, August 26, 2016, at Halifax Medical Center,
Daytona Beach, FL., will be 4pm Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home, Inc. Visitation will be Friday,
September 9, 2016 from 4-7 at the chapel.

Oscar A. Colbert, Jr. "Buck", 68
The Home going celebration for Oscar A. Colbert, Jr., 68, who transitioned into eternity on Wednesday, August 31, 2016., will be 11am Saturday,
September 10, 2016 at Mt. Calvary Freewill Baptist Church, 710 W. Cincinnati Ave. Deland, FL, Elder Terry Brown. Pastor Franklin Brown of St. Paul
Community Baptist Church Deland, FL, will deliver the eulogy. Visitation will be Friday, September 9, 2016 from 4-7pm at the Unity chapel.

Eugene Copeland, 57
The Home Going Celebration for Eugene Copeland, 57, who transitioned into eternity on Friday, September 2, 2016, will be 11am Saturday, September
17, 2016 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home, Inc. Visitation will be Friday, September 16, 2016 from 6-7pm at the chapel.

Sabrina D. William
The Home Going Celebration for Sabrina Devette Williams, 49, who transitioned into eternity on Friday, September 23, 2016 at Florida Hospital Deland,
will be 3pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Greater Bethlehem Baptist Church, 333 S. Clara Avenue, Deland, Florida, Dr. Wendell Raulerson, Pastor.
Pastor Angela Dallas-Johnson of Unity Ministries, Inc. will deliver the eulogy. The public visitation will be Friday, September 30, 2016 from 4-7pm at
the chapel.
Jesse Beauford, Jr. "Chubby"
The Home Going Services for Jesse “Chuby” Beauford, 62, of East Palatka, Florida will be 11am Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Bethel A.M.E Church
719 Reid St. Palatka, FL. Rev. J. McGriff, Pastor. Rev. Titerian Fields, Pastor of Mt. Olive A.M.E Church, East Palatka, FL. will deliver the main
eulogy.  The Visitation will be from 5-7pm and a wake from 7-8pm Friday, September 30, 2016 at Mt. Olive A.M.E Church 115 Pine Street, East
Palatka, FL.
William G. Williams "Billy"
The Home Going Service  for Mr. William Grailey Williams, "Billy", 61, of Orange City, FL. who transitioned into eternity Sunday, October 23, 2016 at
Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, FL will be 11am Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Orange City United Methodist Church, 396 East University
Ave., Orange City, FL. Rev. Raphael Dessieu, Pastor.  Pastor, Rev. Richard E. Jones, of Mt. Barrien Primitive Baptist Church 289 E. Blue Springs Ave.
Orange City, FL., will deliver the eulogy.  Burial will follow at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Orange City, FL.. Visitation hours are 4-7pm Friday,
October 28, 2016 at Unity Funeral Home Inc. and 10am until time of service at the church on Saturday.

Clayton Vernon Lowery "Checkmate"
The Home Going Services will be 1pm Saturday, December 10, 2016, at Greater Bethlehem Baptist Church 333 South Clara Avenue, DeLand, FL.
32720. Dr. Wendell Raulerson, Pastor. Mr. Lowery will be laid to rest at Suber Memorial Gardens, Lake Helen Florida. Visitation hours will be 4-8pm
Friday, December 9, 2016 in the Unity Memorial Chapel at ADJ Unity Funeral Home Inc.

        
        
Infant Isaiah Lamar Lacey
Delivered December 20, 2016 at Florida Hospital DeLand, FL. to Kellie E Reid and Darius L Lacey. The Memorial Service, Saturday, December 31,
2016 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc. Evangelist Stella W. McRae delivered the words of
encouragement.
Henry Louis Cherry   "Hank"
Kenneth Ray
Jackson
Andrew Christopher Brown   "Poppa"
Mr. Michael Haynes, 49, formerly of  DeLeon Springs FL. transitioned into eternity on Monday, February 6, 2017 in Sanford, FL.

All final arrangements are private
Infant, Juelz Torres was delivered on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Florida Hospital Altamonte.
Mrs, Dorothy Loraine Gibson "Dot"

The Celebration of Life for Dorothy L. Gibson, 58,of DeLand, FL, will be 3pm Saturday, February
11, 2017 at Saint Annis Primitive Baptist Church, 502 S. Orange Ave., DeLand, FL.
Elder Wilbert A. Ridgley, Jr., Pastor. Rev. Reginald Johnson of Bethel A.M.E Church,
DeLand, FL. will deliver the eulogy.
Visitation hours are 4-7pm, Friday, February, 10, 2017 at Unity Funeral Home.
Missionary Maybelle Zow  Miller,

The Home Going Celebration:
11am Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Apostolic Faith Temple, 300 Milford Place,
New Smyrna Bch
., FL, Bishop Robert B.Thomas, Pastor. Elder John H. Lawson will
deliver the eulogy.  
Interment will follow at  Glencoe Geiger Endowed Cemetery, New
Smyrna Bch., FL. Visitation hours
are 5-7pm, Friday, February, 10, 2017 at Helping Hand
Ministry of Hope (Oak Grove) 441 Sheldon St., New Smyrna Beach, FL.
                                                 Mrs. Sandra Marie Williams-Davis

The Home Going Service will be 11 am Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity of Unity Funeral Home.  Bishop Stephen
Tyler, pastor of Kingdom Builders Church, DeLand, FL. will deliver the main eulogy.
  Visitation hours are 4-7pm Friday, February 24, 2017 and one
hour prior to service on Saturday at Unity.

Kevin Lee Mosely, Jr. "Kalico"

The HomeGoing Service will be 2pm Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Master's Domain Church, 511 Fremont Ave., Daytona Beach, FL. Pastor Derrick
Harris.
 Burial will follow the service at Greenwood Cemetery in Daytona Beach, FL.  Visitation hours will be from 4-7pm Friday, February 3,
2017 at the church.
The beautiful Little Ms. Keilani Love Pickett


The Memorial Service will be 6pm, Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home  
Mr. David Nathaniel Lane, 68,

The Home Going Service will be 11am Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc., DeLand, FL.
Host Pastor Leo Aiken, Overseer H. Aiken, officiating.
Interment will follow the service at Community Cemetery, DeLand, FL. Visitation
hours
will be from 4-7pm Friday, March 24, 2017 at Unity.


                           
                        Tommie Lee Pettus "Man" 77 - DeLand, FL.
Mr.Pettus was self employed in the logging industry.  He transitioned on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in DeLand, FL.

The Home Going Celebration will be 2pm Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Pillar Ground Outreach Ministries, 208 W.
Voorhis Ave. Deland, FL., Bishop Walter C. Kelley, Pastor.  
Interment will follow at Community Cemetery, W.
Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL.  The
Visitation will be 4-7pm Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Unity Funeral Home.
Mother Juniel Gillins Reed

Celebration of Life:  11 am Saturday, April 8, 2017
Mt Tabor First Baptist Church (South Campus)
608 Randolph Street, Crescent City, FL.
Rev. Karl N. Flagg, Pastor

Visitation and Wake:  6-8pm Friday, April 7, 2017
Jethro First Baptist Church
101 Cedar Street. Crescent City, FL.
Rev. Adrian B. Washington, Sr., Pastor

Interment:  Evergreen: Evergreen Cemetery * Crescent City, Florida
              
The Beautiful Life and Legacy of
Frances Virginia Taylor

Celebration of Life:  3pm Saturday, April 8, 2017           
Mt. Calvary Freewill Baptist Church
710 West Cincinnati Ave * DeLand, FL.
Pastor Terry L. Brown, Pastor
Dr. Wendell Raulerson, Sr., Officiating

Interment: Union Cemetery * W. Euclid Ave.DeLand, FL.

Visitation:  4-7pm Friday, April 7, 2017 ~ ADJ Unity FH
                       Mrs. Daphrin Northover-Oconnell 55 - Deltona, Florida

Mrs Daphrin Northover-Oconnell, transitioned into eternity Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Select Specialty Hospital Regency
Hospital, Daytona Beach, Florida.  She was born on March 31, 1962  in West Indies, Jamaica, to Alice and Timothy
Northover.

The Home Going Service will be 10:30am Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc.
(105 W. New Hampshire Ave. DeLand, FL. 32720).
Interment will follow the service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Orange
City, FL.
 Visitation hours are 5-7pm Friday, April 21, and Saturday 9-10:30am at the chapel.
                           Mrs. Rosemarie Sieglinde Gutgesell, 87, Deltona, Florida

Mrs. Romemarie Sieglinde Gutgesell, 87, or Deltona, Florida, transitioned into eternity Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Good
Samaritan Society -Florida Lutheran, DeLand, FL.

No local arrangements are scheduled
                                          Mrs. Willie Mae Coleman-Williams, 70 - DeLand, Florida

Home Going Celebration:  11 am Thursday, April 27, 2017 at St. Annis Primitive Baptist Church, 502 S. Orange Ave. DeLand, FL.
Rev. Wilbert Ridgley, Pastor.
The Visitation: 2-6 pm Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Unity Funeral Home.
Interment:  Community Cemetery, West Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL.  
                           Mrs. Earther M. Smiley-Cherry, Lake Helen, Florida

The Home Going Celebration:  12 pm Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Mt. Calvary Free Will Baptist Church. 710 Cincinnati Ave.
DeLand, FL. Elder Terry Brown, Pastor.  Rev. Reginald Johnson will deliver the eulogy.
 Interment:  Suber Memorial Gardens,
Lake Helen, FL. following the Home Going Celebratio
n. Visitation Hours:  4-7 pm Friday, May 5, 2017 at Unity Funeral Home Inc


                 Mrs. Alda Rebecca Layne-Edwards, 87 - Deltona, Florida

Mrs. Alda Rebecca Layne-Edwards, transitioned into eternity Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Halifax Health Hospice of
Volusia/Flagler Care Center, Orange City, FLorida.

Mrs. Alda Rebecca Layne-Edwards, was born January 27, 1930 in Bellview, Jamaica, to Ethel and Cecil Layne.

Home Going Celebration:  11am Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Unity Memorial Chapel of Unity Funeral Home Inc.
The Visitation:  4-7pm Friday, April 28, 2017 at Unity.
Interment:  Community Cemetery, West Beresford Ave. DeLand, FL.