Obituaries – 05-11-2016

Business leader, Mixon Insurance founder dies May 4       Jimmy W. “Jim” Mixon died May 4. He was born Nov. 24, 1937, in Augusta, Georgia, to Wade and Marie Mixon. Mr. Mixon, along wife Patricia, founded Mixon Insurance in 1972, …

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Obituaries – 05-04-2016

Deena Jean Armstrong Deena Jean Armstrong, 61, of Palma Sola, died April 15. She was a long-time resident of Anna Maria Island. She owned and operated Dinghy Deena’s Dinghys at the Anna Maria Yacht Basin and Marina in the 1980s …

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Obituaries – 04-27-2016

Emily Theaman Gross Emily Theaman Gross, 67, of Holmes Beach, died Feb. 29 after a six-year battle with cancer. She was born in Brooklyn, New York. She loved the color purple, walking the beach for Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch …

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Obituaries – 04-20-2016

William G. Schneider William G. Schneider, 69, Holmes Beach, died April 12. A service was held April 16 at Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel in Bradenton. Condolences may be made online at brownandsonsfuneral.com.

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Obituaries – 04-13-2016

Jean A. King Jean A. King of Bradenton Beach died March 30. She was born in Wichita, Kansas, in 1942, and her childhood, as part of a military family, included stays in all parts of the country. However, she always …

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Obituaries – 04-06-2016

Kathaleen Hineline Kathaleen Hineline, 96, of Bradenton, died March 27. She was born in Ontario, Canada, and moved to Bradenton in 2010 from Rochester, New York. She was an Episcopalian and a member of the Eastern Star and the Woman’s …

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Obituaries – 03-30-2016

Dorothy Marie Dickinson Dorothy Marie Dickinson, 79, of Bradenton, died March 16. She was born April 12, 1936. She had wintered here since 1993 and was formerly from Massachusetts — East Falmouth and Cape Cod. Celebrations of life will be …

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Obituaries – 03-23-2016

Russell Heath Kennedy Russell Heath Kennedy, 51, of Bradenton Beach, died Feb. 14. He was born Aug. 18, 1964. Services were held March 19 at Harvey Memorial Community Church in Bradenton Beach. Memorial donations may be sent to Church of …

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Obituaries – 03-16-2016

James Melanson James “Big Jim” Melanson, 67, previously of HolmesBeach, died March 3. He was born Aug. 12, 1949, and grew up in Boston. He worked as a paint contractor, carpenter and plumber throughout his life. Living in Holmes Beach …

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Obituaries – 03-09-2016

Ryan Michael Carlson Ryan Michael Carlson, formerly of Mishawaka, Indiana, and Anna Maria Island, died March 4. He was born Feb. 16, 1985. He was a devoted father to son Canaan and enjoyed spending his days off as “daddy day …

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