Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Brent Ashton Young

B R E N T  Y O U N G  08.20.1983 - 09.25.2020


 Brent Ashton Young, 37 of Apopka FL, passed away September 25, 2020 in his home.  Brent was born on August 20, 1983 in Orlando to Robert Young and Marlene Rice-Olson.  He attended Forest Lake Academy and continued his education at Rollins College, graduating with a BA in International Business.  Following college, Brent worked in Information Technology for a Fortune 500 company and owned his own remodeling company, Bay Remodeling LLC.

Raised in central Florida, Brent’s early years were spent skateboarding, dirt biking, surfing, and exploring the beaches and springs throughout the state, often with his siblings and cousins by his side. His fiancé Sabrina Rios also shared his love for travel, and they often spent time together in their garden and at the beach. He loved spending time with family and friends and was a captivating story-teller. Equipped with a truly unique sense of humor, he brought endless laughter and smiles to those around him.

He also had a passion for music and was a gifted bassist. Along with his life-long best friend, Travis Smith, he helped form the band Trivium in 2000, and later went on to form BlackNova in 2017.

 Brent was preceded in death by his grandfathers Robert Young, LeRoy Rice; his uncle Greg Rice; step father Leland Olson, and cousin Andrea Walker. He is survived by his grandmothers Phyllis Young, Hazel Rice, his fiancé Sabrina Rios, his father Robert Young (Brooke), his mother Marlene Rice-Olson, his brothers Brandon (Rebecca) and Zach Young (Heather), half-sisters Sarina and Samantha Young, aunt and uncle George and Maureen Grimmett, aunt and uncle Jon and Linda Walker, and cousins Trenton, Ashleigh, Tim, Troy, Ryan, and Sophia, nieces and nephews Kayla, Tyler, Isabell and Harlen.

   A funeral service will be held at Whole Life Church at 2:00 pm, Tuesday October 6th, 2020, located at 2800 N Orange Ave., Orlando, FL. with Pastor Scott Moore officiating.

The service will be live streamed at 2pm via: 

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Stennett Lloyd Knight

Stennett Lloyd Knight, age 45, of Altamonte Springs, Florida, passed away on Thursday, September 17th, 2020  at Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, in Orlando.   He was born in Spanish Town, St. Catherine, Jamaica,  on September 7, 1975, the son  of the late Cynthia Joyce (Morgan)  and Herman Alexander Knight and was employed as a driver for a delivery company.

Stennett leaves to cherish his memory, wife Priscilla  Knight of Miami Gardens; daughter Angel Knight of Orlando; four sisters, Marie Cassanova of Ft. Lauderdale, Dawn Cassanova of Austin, TX,  Dionne Cassanova of Jamaica, Adette Knight of Jamaica; two brothers,  Lendon Nicholson of Canada and  Gauntlet Cassanova of New Jersey.

Visitation will be held at Dobbs Funeral Home on Friday, October 2nd, 2020 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm and on Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, followed by the funeral service.  Interment will follow the funeral service at Greenwood Cemetery, Orlando.

Masks Required and Social Distancing Mandatory

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Doris "Bunny" E. Megargee

Doris “Bunny” E. Megargee, age 96, wife of Humphrey “Bud” P. Megargee, Jr., passed away on Monday September 14, 2020 in the Parkview Rehabilitation Center Winter Park.

Born on February 11. 1924 in Taunton, MA, she was a daughter of the late George and Gertrude (Bowen) Brindle.  Bunny served in the Womens Army Corp during World War II enlisting on November 9, 1944.  Upon her enlistment she served as a Dental Technician until she received her Honorable Discharge on March 11, 1946.  Bunny married the love of her life in Temple, TX on February 15, 1946.  They settled in Phoenixville, PA where she raised her family until 1973.  In 1973 they moved to Orlando, FL. She retired from and was a dedicated member of St Andrews Roman Catholic Church.

Bunny is survived by three sons: James of Newburg, NY, Bud of Cochranville, PA and Alan of Apopka, FL. She is proceeded in death by her daughter Cheryl of Irondequoit, NY. She has six grandchildren: Fara, Jason, Michael, Brian, Lindsey and Casey.  Her great grandchildren: Avery, Hailey, Abby, Matty, Easton and Evelyn.

A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, September 18, 2020 at St. Andrew Catholic Church located at 801 N. Hastings Street, Orlando 32808 

               Masks Required and Social Distancing Mandatory

Friday, September 11, 2020

Julio Enrique Quinones

Julio Enrique Quinones, age 80, of Orlando, FL passed away Saturday, September 5th, 2020  at Dr. P. Phillips Hospital in Orlando. He was born in New York, NY  the son of the  late Mercedes (Castro)  and Enrique  J Quinones.  Julio served in the U.S. Air Force and was employed as a purchasing agent for New York City Transit.

Julio leaves to cherish his memory wife Elizabeth (Matos) Quinones of Orlando; daughter Cynthia Rabito of Long Island, NY; three sons Julio E. Quinones, Jr. of New York,  James Sarno of Orlando, Robert E. Sarno of Orlando; sister Lina Rudnick, of Orlando;  brother Louis A. Quinones of Orlando, and is also survived by 3 grandchildren,  Desiree Quinones, Jaden Quinones and Gabriella Rabito all of NY.

The family will be receiving friends from  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday, September 11th at Dobbs Funeral Home and Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 9:30 am until 11:00 pm.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am with Pastor David Crowe officiating.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Quintella Imogene Bryant

Quintella Imogene Bryant passed away on September 7th, 2020 in Orlando, FL. She was born in Slidell, Texas to Allen and Tressie Cearley on May 22nd, 1934. Imogene was married to Dub Bryant for 60 years until he passed away in 2014.

In addition to her parents and her husband, she is preceded in death by her brothers Douglas and Butch Cearley, and her daughter-in-law Cathy Bryant. She is survived by her three children Brad Bryant (Sue), Bart Bryant (Donna) and Brenda Johnson (Craig). Her pride and joy were her eight grandchildren (and six spouses) and eight great grandchildren.

Our Mom’s early years of marriage were spent in Texas where our dad began his ministry as a pastor.  She served along side him as they moved to Alamogordo, NM in 1965. She worked as the secretary for the super-intendant of schools for 18 years while dad pastored Bethel Baptist Church. They worked with the Southern Baptist Mission Board in South Dakota and Montana before dad retired and they moved to Winter Garden, Fl. After their move to Winter Garden, she worked at the Family Christian School until she retired at 83 years old!

She was a servant! She loved her life, she loved people, and she loved God! Her life’s mission was to let everyone she met know how much God loved them. She was an incredible mom, Grandmajean and Great-Grandmajean. To be her children and grandchildren was a GIFT! She will be missed dearly but we are all so happy that her back is now straight and she is without pain.

Visitation will be held at Dobbs Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 from 3:00 until 4:00 pm.  A graveside service will be held at Winter Garden Cemetery at 9:00 am on Thursday, September 10th, 2020 with Pastor Clayton Cloer officiating.

Masks Required and Social Distancing Mandatory

Saturday, September 5, 2020

John (Jack) Bryant

John (Jack) Bryant passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at age 91.  He was born January 30, 1929 in Columbus Ohio, to Clyde and Anna Mae Bryant.  A long career in insurance and a retirement career in hospitality, Jack embraced life and the people in it with kindness, charm, humor and a healthy dose of sarcasm.  A devout Catholic from birth, Roman in the early years, Byzantine up to his death, he lived his life faithfully and with humility.  Preceded in death by his loving wife Doris, son Matthew, Brother Clyde and Sister Betty. Jack is survived by his remaining children, Kathleen, Mark (Misty) and Timothy (Gloria), his grandchildren, Katrina, John, Justin & Louis and his great grandchildren Julian and Anna. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews who all loved him dearly.  Family extends beyond one household, it is the friends you choose, and Jacks family was large.  You are so loved.  Eternal Memory.

Visitation will be held  from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Thursday, September 10th, 2020,  at St. Nicholas Catholic Church located at 5135 Sand Lake Road, Orlando 32819. However, visitation will be limited to immediate family (10 people at a time).  The funeral mass will be held on Friday, September 11th, 2020 at 1:00 pm at the church. Interment will follow the service at Dr. Phillips Cemetery.  Flowers should be delivered to the funeral home on Thursday, September 10th, 2020.

Masks And Social Distancing Is Mandatory

Friday, September 4, 2020

Thomas Wayne McFerrin

Thomas Wayne McFerrin, age 68, of Orlando, passed away Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 at Health Central Hospital in Ocoee, Florida.  He was born in Augusta, Georgia the son of Thomas C. and Cleo (Smith) McFerrin and was employed as a crane operation.

Thomas leaves to cherish his memory, wife Deborah (Calvert) McFerrin of Orlando; sons Thomas Allen McFerrin of Clermont, FL, Michael Eugene McFerrin of Dallas TX; brothers Kenneth McFerrin of Florida, Weems McFerrin of Virginia; sister Brenda Carter of Florida; and 2 grandsons T.J. and Billy McFerrin both of Clermont.

A memorial services will be held Saturday, September 5, 2020 at Magnolia Baptist Church, located at 538 E. 10th Street in Apopka at 3:00 pm.