John Charles Brinn, age 80, of Moore Haven, passed away August 20, 2019 in Clewiston.
He was born Jan. 21, 1939 in Hollywood, FL, to the late John Alexander and Viola (Magranis) Brinn. He served in the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife: Lois Faith (Click) Brinn
five sons: Peter (Dawn) Brinn, Stephen (Anna) Brinn, Daniel Brinn, Thomas (Laci) Brinn and Andrew (Sarah) Brinn,
two daughters: Mary Faith (Philip) Barton and Joyellyn (Roy) O'Neill,
18 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren
The family will receive friends on Saturday August 24 from 930 to 1030 AM at Lakeport Christian Church 10947 FL 78.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:30 am at Lakeport Christian Church, Lakeport with Frank Moore officiating.
Interment will be Saturday, August 24, 2019 in Ortona Cemetery, Moore Haven.
Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - Clewiston.
Carolyn Erwin (72 )of LaBelle, Florida. Carolyn Erwin, of LaBelle, FL; N. Fort Myers, FL and Murphy, NC, passed from life on August 17, 2019 as a result of an automobile accident in Cape Coral, FL.
She was a loving Wife, Mother, Granny, Great Granny, Sister, Aunt, and Beloved Friend. She was born in Jennings, FL in 1946. Carolyn grew up and attended school in Ft. Myers.
She married William Erwin in 1964 and they raised 3 children together in North Fort Myers. Carolyn's children, Bill, Shealia and Heather were her pride and joy.
Carolyn worked and retired from Lee Memorial Hospital as a respiratory therapist. She is preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Bill Erwin.
She is survived by her son William Joseph Erwin, Jr. (Stacey) of Cape Coral; 2 daughters, Shealia Erwin (Martha) of NC, Heather Holt of LaBelle, 6 grandchildren Shane Erwin, Austin Holt, Aydin Holt, Austin Werst, Tyler Poling and Jordyn Poling, & 3 Great grandchildren, Cayden, Riley, and Bristyl.
Carolyn devoted her life to taking care of everyone. She especially enjoyed baking for family and friends, gardening, and was an avid book collector and reader.
She was known to be the family historian with a wealth of knowledge. Words to describe our Mom: Loving, Intelligent, Strong, Hard Working, Generous, and yes, Ornery.
A memorial service was held Friday, August 23 at First Baptist Church, 330 N. Main Street, LaBelle, FL 33935. Gathering of Family and Friends will begin at 10 a.m. followed by the Memorial Service at 11 a.m.
Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - LaBelle.