Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Jim Joiner, age 73, of Naples, FL, passed away unexpectedly on the evening of Thursday, May 16, 2019.

Louise Dearing Robertson, 94, went to be with the Lord on May 7, 2019. Louise was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Bobby Deane Day, 76, of Lecanto, FL formerly of Homestead, FL passed away on April 22, 2019 under the care of his family and Vitas Health-care in Lecanto, FL.

Boyd Kermit Simerson, Sr., 89, of Homestead, Florida, formerly of Salisbury, NC, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Sunny Hills Assisted Living.

Ruth E. Perry was born 3/5/1931 in Nashville, TN and passed away, 12/9/2018, age 87. She was a long time resident of Homestead.

Robert Walter Zukowski - born in Philadelphia, PA, raised in Marlton, N.J. He passed 12-30-2018 at Homestead Baptist Hospital at the age of 80.

Evelyn M. Underwood, age 91, of Marietta, GA, a resident of Homestead, FL for more than 40 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 24, 2019.

Jeffrey James Morris, 51, of Florahome, was tragically killed in a vehicular accident on January 3, 2019. His beloved dog “Circle” riding with him, was also killed.

Janet Scarborough Sincore born of a pioneer family, and raised in Homestead, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Baptist Hospital with her family at her side.

Roy Douglas Peeples, 70, of Homestead, Florida, passed away Monday, September 24th , 2018 at his residence following a lengthy illness.

Salvatore (Sam) J. Del Vecchio, 92, passed away September 3rd, 2018 in Key Largo, FL.   Sam was born in Rochester, N.Y. He served in the Navy in World War II.

On September 7th, 2018, centenarian Monroe Losner of Marietta, Georgia disproved his claim he was “too mean to die.”

Virginia Dorsey McMichael, 96, of LaGrange, GA died Monday, September 17, 2018. Graveside services will be held Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Floral Memory Gardens Cemetery. Rev. Steve Hurley will officiate.

Lillian Annette Allen aka: Annette Gillis, aka: Annette Parker born In Homestead,FL at James Archer Smith Hospital on 8/1/1941, daughter of Emory and Lillie Mae Gillis.

VANESSA M. MIXON, Teacher at Leisure City K-8 Centers with Miami Dade County School system, 56, of Homestead, died Aug. 11th.

Ramona Latham, 93, a resident of Homestead, Florida for over 70 years, passed away August 4 2018 at Jackson South Community Hospital.

JOHN PAUL HOBSON (Hobbie), 69, born in Arlington, Va, and three months later being a life long resident of South Florida.

William Fredrick Moore Jr., or Fred as most knew him, died peacefully on Sunday afternoon, July 22, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. He had just celebrated his eightieth birthday.

It has taken me almost 365 days (356 days to be exact) to put pen to paper, and face the reality, you're not coming home. Those few little words “not coming home” cripple me, but despite my many attempts to deny, fight, and ignore the obvious, the fact still remains; you’re gone.

Enrique Fernandez MD, 97, of Homestead, Florida, passed away on July 10th, 2018 peacefully in the company of his loving family. Enrique was born in Cuba on February 28, 1921.

Jack Hunt Cornelius, 76, Freeport, Florida, passed away June 28, 2018, unexpectedly and peacefully, while at home.

Colleen Elizabeth Bradley (nee Herring), 63; of Palm Coast, FL; born in Columbus, GA, raised in Hialeah, FL, lived in Homestead, FL and Ellijay, GA; passed away unexpectedly but surrounded by love, June 12, 2018.

Sandra Calhoun Basom, age 71, a long time resident of Homestead, passed away on May 31, 2018. Sandy, as she was known to most, was born in Greenville, NC on June 20, 1946 to the late James E. Calhoun and the late Hazel Y. Wells. Her siblings included sister, Brenda and brothers James and the…

Roger passed away on June 3, 2018 in Old Town, Fl at the age of 79. He was a native of Homestead. Roger owned and operated H & H Land Clearing for many years. His passion was the National Guard. He is preceded in death by his wife; Sharon Harden and his father; George Harden. He is survi…