Celebrating the life of WALTER TIMMONS
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Walter Timmons was born February 11, 1915 in Brooksville, Florida to the late Cora Sylvester Timmons and Waiters Timmons.
He gave his life to Christ at an early age and was baptized as a young man at Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church where he was a Sunday School Teacher. He was an active member of New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church in Ocala, FL where he served as a deacon for many years until his health began to fail.
He was proceeded in death by siblings; L.V, Randolph, Rosa Lee, Elijah, Sr., Andrew, Sr., Mamie Lee, Willie and Annie Jo.
Walter leaves to mourn one loving sister, Margie Timmons Thomas of Brooksville, FL; a special step-grandson, Geramie Jackson of Ocala, FL; devoted niece Marilyn Brewton of Archer, FL and Viennessee Black of Brooksville, FL; devoted nephew Charlie Rogers (Annie) of Brooksville, FL; nephew-in-law, Elbert Brewton of Archer, FL; he also leaves to mourn nieces, Martha Williams of Tampa, FL, Etta Hicks of Brooksville, FL, Felecia Douglas (Donnie) of Brooksville, FL, Barbara Timmons of Orlando, FL, Annie Jo Kennedy (Catrellius) of Apopka, FL and Melissa West (Robert) of Brooksville, FL; nephews, Andrew Williams of Tampa, FL, Andrew Timmons, Jr. of Orlando, FL, Walter A. Timmons, Robert Rogers, Willie Timmons (Anita), Elijah Timmons, Jr., Derrel Thomas, James Thomas (Pamela) and Matthew Thomas (Yolanda) all of Brooksville, FL, Carlos Timmons (Julia) of Jacksonville, FL and Andrew Leonard Timmons (Ann) of Brooksville, FL; many other great-nieces, nephews, cousins and sorrowing friends.
Viewing: Saturday, December 26, 2009 ~ 9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. ~ Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church ~ 611 South Brooksville Avenue ~ Brooksville, FL 34601
Services: Saturday, December 26, 2009 ~ 11:00 A.M. ~ Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church ~ 661 South Brooksville Avenue ~ Brooksville, FL 34601 ~ Rev. Cecill A. Hubbert, Pastor ~ Rev. Stanley Jacobs, Eulogist
Interment: Spring Hill Cemetery ~ Brooksville, FL