Obituaries August 26, 2010
O'NEAL, Lois H.Lois H. (Stroud) O’Neal, 80, of Ruskin, FL passed from this life to her eternal home on Sunday, August 8, 2010. She has been reunited with her husband of 53 yrs., David E. O’Neal, Sr. her sons, David Jr. and Cullen M. O’Neal.
She is survived by her daughters, Patti Halpin (Patrick), St. Petersburg, Fl and Joyce Moya (Raul), Currie, NC.; grandchildren, John Brown, Jason O’Neal, Jodie Garcia-Rivera, Darrell O’Neal, Christopher O’Neal and Cody O’Neal; her brothers, James F. (Lumberton, NC) and Michael B. Stroud (Mullins, SC) and six great grandchildren. Special extended loved ones include Larry and Joan Walden (Lakeland), Cindy O’Neal (Brandon) and Jo Ann Devor (Aiken, SC), several nieces, nephews, and many dear friends.
Lois was loved and cared for by many in the Ruskin community. The family wishes to thank them all for the many ways they showed her love during her life. She will be sorely missed but lived a life worthy of emulating. Her sweet smile, contented spirit and unconditional love touched all that knew her.
Mrs. O’Neal attended the Four Square Gospel Church (formerly Ruskin Tabernacle) where she taught Sunday School for more than 50 years.
Donations may be made in her memory to Ruskin Four Square Church (106 7th Av, Ruskin 33570) or Life Path Hospice (Temple Terrace, FL).KAISER, Margaret HazelMargaret was born in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Elva and Edmund Hare. She is survived by her sisters Dorothy and Betty; daughters Linda O‘Donnell and husband Tom; Penelope Little and husband Don, and Lori Susan LaBo; sons, James and wife Shirley, and Steven and wife Mariella, 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her beloved husband William J. Kaiser, and grandchildren, Terry and Karen.
Margaret and Bill raised their family in So. Rockwood, Michigan. Her career was with market research. After retirement, she and Bill moved to Sun City Center, Fl. where she lead the Women’s Club, and also was part of a Solo Dance group that performed at several venues. In addition, she also worked at the local elections, and was a docent at Cracker Country. She was a world traveler, and an avid reader.
She will be interred with her husband of 69 years Bill at the National Cemetery in Bushnell Fl. at a later date. A memorial service was held on August 19 at St. Mark’s Methodist Church, 616 Quincey Rd., Seneca, SC.GAMBRELL, John WayneJohn Wayne Gambrell, 45, formerly of Apollo Beach, FL passed away peacefully Sunday, August 22, 2010, in Wilmington, NC. He was preceded in death by his father James N. Gambrell Jr. and daughter Courtney Gambrell. He is survived by his daughter Brittany Nicole Gambrell (16) of Germantown, Maryland; his mother Marjorie E. Gambrell of Riverview, FL; 10 brothers and sisters, Nancy Hilton, Bonnie Clegg, Linda Cauley, Norman Gambrell, Roger Gambrell, Billy Gambrell, Jerry Gambrell, Bobby Gambrell, Helen McCrandall and Ricky Gambrell and many beloved nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 2pm at Apollo Beach Community Church, 6414 Golf and Sea Blvd, Apollo Beach, FL 33572.