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6.30.17 obituaries

6.30.17 obituaries
by: Breanne Williams Staff Writer

Jennifer Gail Hallman

Jennifer Gail Hallman, 33, of Lakeland, Florida, went to be with our Lord on Monday, June 19, 2017.

Jennifer was born on July 4, 1983 in Fort Irwin, CA to Rachel Humphrey Woodward and Russel Lee Workman (Samantha). She was a 2001 graduate of Plant City High School and she attended Keiser University where she received her Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) license and was in pursuit of her RN degree.

In addition to her parents, Jennifer is survived by her children, Casey Hallman, Ashtyn Hallman, and Kylee Kincaid; brothers Shannon Woodward (Liza), Adam Woodward, Russ Workman (Brandi), and Jacob Workman; sister Angela Arden (Johnny); maternal grandmother Donna Crofton Humphrey and paternal grandmother, Mary Cutright Workman.

She was predeceased by her maternal grandfather, Robert Lee Humphrey, Sr., her paternal grandfather, Larry Russel Workman, and her stepfather, Timothy Wayne Woodward.

A celebration of life was held at Faith Lighthouse Church, Thursday, June 22, 2017.


Jennifer Hallman

Jennifer Hallman, 33, of Lakeland, died on June 19.

She was a 2001 graduate of Plant City High School.

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Estelle Claire Nelson 

Estelle Claire Nelson, 83, of Plant City, passed away peacefully, June 26, 2017.  

She was surrounded by her beloved family who are heartbroken by this loss. 

Estelle fought a courageous battle  and set an excellent example of strength and dignity for all who witnessed her journey. Estelle was lovely. She was a devoted wife, a loving mother and an adoring grandmother.  

She was preceded in death by 2 sons, Kenny Nelson and Kirk Nelson.  

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Raymond; 2 daughters, Karen Mattio and Kim Maddalena; grandchildren, Justin Mattio, Jared Mattio (Haley), Briel Beck (Robbie), Brittney Maddalena, and Keri Brent; great-grandchildren, Jaydon Mattio and Nyomi Mattio; and countless friends.  

A celebration of Estelle's life will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 9 a.m.; St Clement Church, 1104 N Alexander St, Plant City, FL 33563.   

"We love you, and we will miss you everyday."


Dale Griffin

Dale Griffin, 31, of Lakeland, born in 1985 in Plant City, died on June 19.

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James L. Stearns

James L. Stearns, age 92, of Lakeland, FL passed away on June 20, 2017.

He was an Army veteran.

Services are pending in California.


Jewell Edgemon Farmer

Jewell Edgemon Farmer, 91, of Plant City, born in 1925, entered into eternal rest on June 22.

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