Ava Hazel Green, age 99, of Clewiston, passed away in her home surround by family on February 2, 2014 in Clewiston.
Ms. Green was born on April 23, 1914 in Zolfo Springs, Florida to Edward and Minnie Williams Townsend. She was a member of the Clewiston Church of God Church for many years. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother.
She leaves behind her children; Elbert Crews, Guy Hand, Marshall Crews and Cindy Blount, seventeen grandchildren and many great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, she also leaves behind her two brothers; Wiley and Wilmer Townsend.
Service of Celebration will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, February 5, 2014 in Clewiston Church of God, 522 San Luiz Avenue Clewiston, Florida, with Pastor Josh Caraway officiating. Interment will be in Ortona Cemetery.
Ms. Green was preceded in death by her daughter; Fawn Stewart and son; Donald Crews.
Mario Monroy Hughes, age 31, of Moore Haven, passed away January 31, 2014 in Moore Haven.
He was born July 12, 1982 in Ahuachapán, El Salvador. Mario grew up in Moore Haven and graduated from Moore Haven High School with the class of 2000. After high school he joined the United States Army. He was an Iraqi Freedom War veteran and was presently serving in the United States Army Reserves.
Survivors include his three children; Dominic, Alana and Blade, parents, Sonny and Barbara Hughes, brother; Scott Hughes and wife Michele, sister; Sunny Jeanne Hughes Austin and husband Rodney, uncles; John Fitch and David Fitch, maternal grandmother; Agnes Fitch, and many nieces and nephews. Mario was preceded in death by his grandparents: Sadie and Red Hughes and Richard Fitch.
Graveside services will be conducted at the Pavilion of Ortona Cemetery on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor John H. Booher, officiating. Visitation will be one hour before services at the cemetery.
Katherine Pauline "Cricket" Turner, age 64 of Clewiston, died on February 2, 2014 at 1253 a.m. in her home.
Cricket was born on November 23, 1949, in Pahokee to the late Kenneth Otis and Betty Lou Emrich Timgren. She was an Office Manger for many years at Quality Electric Contracting in Clewiston. She was married to Hugh Dyoll Turner. She was a graduate of Clewiston High School. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and will be missed by her entire loving family.
Cricket leaves behind her loving mother: Betty Lou Timgren, husband: Hugh Dyoll Turner, two sons: Kenneth Lloyd Turner, Karson Chad Turner, sister Donna Gaile Sparks and husband Donald, brother: Kenneth "Timmy" Timgren and his wife Meloni, two precious grandchildren: Ashlie Katherine Turner and Harley Brandon Turner and one great granddaughter: Kaylien Kuhl, and many nieces and nephews.
Cricket was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Otis Timgren and her son, Kevin Idral Turner.
Services celebrating Cricket's life will be Thursday, February 6, 2014, in Evangel Assembly of God at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Gary Corley officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday in Akin-Davis Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Interment will take place immediately following the celebration in Ridgelawn Cemetery.