Obituaries May 10, 2012
May 10, 2012
Robert Thomas “Rocky” Carver
Robert Thomas “Rocky” Carver, 57, of Riverview passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012.
Born in Tampa, Rocky was a life-long resident. He was a member of Sun City Center Christian Center, F.R.G.A. and Hoot N Holler Hunting Club. He loved hunting and fishing and was a renowned “Treasure Trader.” In 1983, Rocky established Carvers Land Clearing. Built from the ground up, Rocky strived to make his business the success it has been for the last 29 years. Demolition (his passion), along with land clearing, he loved his work.
He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Susan; son, Chad Carver; daughters, Nikki (Kevin) Tomberlin and Ashlee Carver; parents, Robert and Dorothy Carver; sisters, Sandy Boyd and Lynn (Anthony) Tubbs; six grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Also surviving are his many nephews and nieces and many, many friends.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at Sun City Center Christian Center. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to service time at 12 p.m. Burial will follow at Fellowship Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to LifePath Hospice, 12973 Telecom Parkway, Suite 100, Temple Terrace, FL. 33637.
Leon A. Jette
Leon A Jette, 78, of Sun City Center, died peacefully on May 5, 2012. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dorothy, their three children and six grandchildren. He was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church, a former Grand Knight, a Teamster from local 25 in Boston and a 14 year member of the National Guard of Massachusetts. He was predeceased by his parents, his sister and his granddaughter Megan.