Max was born Apr. 9, 1930 in Avard, Oklahoma to Lester and Bernice (Hosman) Cummings. He honorably served his country in the United States Navy from 1947-1952. He met and married the love of his life and wife Angielean Nazworth in Jacksonville, Florida. He and Angie have lived in Jacksonville, Florida, Melbourne, Florida, Wichita, Kansas, Oklahoma, and finally making Clewiston their home in 1993. He and Angie were members of First Baptist Church of Clewiston. Max was a loving Christian man who loved his family and enjoyed spending time with each one of them.
Max leaves behind his loving wife of 66 years Angielean of Clewiston, children; Kay Walker and her husband Byron of Plantation, Florida, Sandi Schaper and her husband Doug of Loxahatchee, Florida, six grandchildren; Kendra Wells and her husband Dr. Brian, Derek Davis and wife Amie of Dallas, Texas, Amanda Walker of Plantation, Florida, Brandon Walker of Plantation, Florida, Alicia Hobson and her husband Darryl of Lake Worth, Florida, Austin Schaper and his wife Maria of Loxahatchee, Florida, eight great grandchildren, one sister; Winnie Woolcock of Hayward, California
Max was preceded in death by his daughter; Sheila Curtis, sister; Jean Murphy, brothers; Gary Cummings, and Carl Cummings.
Celebration of Max's life will be held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in First Baptist Church with Rev. Raul Zaldivar officiating. Visitation will be one hour before service. Burial will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery.
Laura K. "Peggy" O'Ferrell, age 82, of LaBelle, passed away May 15, 2018 in Fort Myers.
She was born Mar. 11, 1936 in Miller County, AR, to the late Earl Edward and the late Ina (Brint) Krieger.
She is survived by her loving husband: Lawrence H. O'Ferrell, son: Larry O'Ferrell (Tammy), daughters: Regina Richardson (Allen) and Tammy Powell (Mark), brother: John Krieger, sister: Nellie Fraizer, grandchildren: Brad Richardson, Greg Richardson, Trey O'Ferrell, Justin O'Ferrell (Kayla), Staci O'Ferrell Tomlinson (Learon), Gavin Powell, Dillon Powell, Jada Powell and great grandchildren: Deacon O'Ferrell and Prezley Powell.
She was preceded in death by her brother; Edward Krieger and sisters; Pansy Chambless, Carrie Martin and Shirley Jones.
A memorial service was held Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11:00 am at Carlson Memorial United Methodist Church, LaBelle. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Carlson Memorial United Methodist Church. A luncheon will immediately follow the service at Christ Central LaBelle.
Nelson Valdes Padron, 72, of Clewiston, passed away May 14, 2018 in Clewiston. He was born Apr. 14, 1946 in Cuba, to the late Silvino and Carmen Valdes Padron.
Survivors include two sons: Ernesto Valdes and Alexis Valdes, two brothers: Guillermo Valdes Padron and Arnaldo Valdes Padron, one sister: Caridad Valdes, Grandchildren,
Graveside service will be held Friday, May 18, 2018 at 12:00 pm at Ridgelawn Cemetery.
Dora "Ethelene" Harris, age 88, of LaBelle, passed away May 13, 2018 in LaBelle.
She was born May 25, 1929 in Port Salerno, FL, to the late James Archie Whidden and the late Leona (Blackman) Messor.
She is survived by her two daughters: Lucretia Strickland (James) and Iris Lynn Wooten, grandchildren: Chad Perkins, Ed Harris, Shelley Wooten and nine great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank W. Harris, her son, Edwin "Birdie" Harris and granddaughter, Amanda Daniels.
Funeral services were held Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11:00 am at Church of God-LaBelle. Visitation was Thursday one hour prior to service at Church of God-LaBelle. Interment will be in Fort Denaud Cemetery, LaBelle.
Abel Arnaldo Morejon, 54, of Clewiston, FL passed away May 11, 2018.
He was born July 26, 1963 in Cuba, to the late Nicandro and Dalia (Mayonada) Morejon. Survivors include two daughters: Anisleidys Morejon and Yusaidys Morejon, three brothers: Nicandro Morejon Jr, Jorge L Morejon and Miguel A Morejon,
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 12:00 pm at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, Clewiston. Interment was Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clewiston. Visitation was Wednesday from 11 AM to 12 PM at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, Clewiston, FL.
Martha Yolanda Pellot, 68, of LaBelle, passed away May 15, 2018 in LaBelle. She was born Oct. 15, 1949 in Honduras, to the late Ogdulio and Maria (Reyes Ortiz) Mejia.
Survivors include her husband: Geobany Pellot, two sons: Eduardo Guzman and Jose Guzman, one daughter: Geovanna Pellot, one brother: Marcos Antonio Ortiz, five sisters: Raquel Montoya Ortiz, Julia Maradiaga, Lillian Mejia, Maribel Sorto and Vilma Ortiz, 9 grandchildren
Carol Mae Thorman, 84, of LaBelle, FL. passed away May 10, 2018 in LaBelle. She was born Apr. 25, 1934 in Cleveland, OH. to the late Adolph late Edith (Mansfield) Aerni.
Survivors include one son: David Thorman, one daughter: Nancy Steuber, two granddaughters Shelby Steuber; Joeanna Steuber