Vernon William Perkins, age 87, of LaBelle, passed away August 8, 2018 in LaBelle.
He was born Oct. 30, 1930 in Offerman, GA, to the late Abb and Carrie (Franklin) Perkins.
He was a former resident of West Palm Beach and has lived in LaBelle since 1977.
Survivors include his wife: Nellie Pearl (Poole) Perkins, four sons: Danny W. (Deborah Diane) Perkins, David Vernon Perkins, Randy Wayne Perkins and Richard Dale Perkins all of LaBelle, FL, and three daughters: Carolyn Diane (Gary) Frost of Orlando, FL, Pamela Jean Hardcastle and Katherine Annette Perkins both of LaBelle, FL, one sister: Geraldine Davis, 19 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his brothers: (Junior) Abberson Perry Perkins Jr., (JC) Julian Cardell Perkins, Clinton Harmon Perkins and a sister Caldeen (Perkins) Kelley.
The family will receive friends at the Akin-Davis Funeral Home 560 E. Hickpochee Ave. Labelle on Monday August 13th from 5 to 7 PM.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday August 14th at 10 AM at Eastside Baptist Church, LaBelle with Pastors Wm. Ashley Butler and Don Murray officiating.
Interment will follow in Fort Denaud Cemetery.
Billy Wade Dawson, Jr, age 37, of Clewiston, passed away August 5, 2018 in Lake Placid.
He was born Feb. 17, 1981 in West Palm Beach, FL, to Billy Wade, Sr. Dawson and Becky Pate
Billy was a Lab Chemist for U.S. Sugar for many years. He enjoyed the outdoors, spending a lot time outside fishing and being in the woods.
Billy leaves behind his fiancee Arelie Beltran, his children; Matthew Wade Dawson and Olivia Jade Dawson, his father; Billy Dawson, Sr and wife; Martina, his mother; Becky Pate, brothers; Kevin, Michael, Travis (Misty), and one sister; Priscilla Dawson (Joe) and many extended family and friends.
Celebration of Billy’s life will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 10, 2018 in Akin-Davis Funeral Home where visitation will be held Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. Burial will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery.
Debra A Hughes, age 59, of Moore Haven, passed away August 10, 2018 in Loxahatchee.
She was born Nov. 2, 1958 in Pensacola, FL, to the late George and Julie (Gann) Harris.
Survivors include one son: Robert (Jackie) Dunson
two daughters: Leslie Whitehead and Shelley (Matt) Farnam
three brothers: Paul Harris, Steve Harris and Ronnie Harris
two sisters: Carol Whitehead and Donna Dixon
5 grandchildren: Jenna Smith, Kaitlyn Dunson, Chase Dowd, Paisley Farnam and Everley Farnam.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 11:00 am at Alvin L. Ward Boat Ramp, Moore Haven.
Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - Clewiston.