Allie Belle Florida, 89, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in her hometown of Greenwood.
Funeral was Feb. 25 at the Greenwood Baptist Church with the Rev. Tracy Epting officiating. Burial followed at Greenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Kenny Shaw, Roland Walker, Dale Burks, Donald East, Charles East, R.E. Florida III and Brent Gage. Allie Belle was born Aug. 20, 1924, to William Ramon and Maggie Ann (Eason) Mathis in Leo. She married John D. Florida Sept. 9, 1944, in Decatur.
She is survived by her daughter, Lanette Florida McClure and husband, Russell, of Greenwood; granddaughters Jennifer Noel McClure of Wichita Falls and Jessica Elise McClure of Greenwood; sisters Auga Lee East of Decatur and Vonceal Wallace of Weatherford; and nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a son, Tex Noel Florida.