Polk County Florida Obituaries
Surnames beginning with L.


WINTER HAVEN – Mrs. OLLIE C LANCASTER, 78 of Route 1, Winter Haven, died unexpectedly yesterday afternoon at Winter Haven Hospital. She was lifelong resident of Polk County and was a member of the Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Ish Lancaster of Winter Haven; Clyde Smith, Sebring and Clifford Smith of Las Vegas, Nev.; three daughters, Mrs. Agnes Dougherty, Goldenrod, Mrs. Vera Pebbles, Nashville, Tenn., and Mrs. Clara Boyington, Miami; 17 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.

[ Source: Lakeland Ledger, Jan 5, 1964.]
Submitted by Barbara Lee.


AUBURNDALE – Cynthia A. Lawrence, two-month-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Lawrence, 255 E. Lake Ave., died Friday morning at her home. She was born in Tennessee, and came here with her parents three weeks ago. Other survivors include a sister Debbie, a brother, Billie, and her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Bradford of Paducah, Texas and Mr. and Mrs. Abbie Lawrence of Minor Hill, Tenn. Services were held yesterday at the graveside in Auburndale Memorial Park, with the Rev. W. W. Watson, pastor of the First Missionary Baptist Church of Auburndale, officiating. Kersey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

[ Source: Lakeland Ledger, Jan 5, 1964.]
Submitted by Barbara Lee.


BRADLEY JUNCTION -- Mr. Cravey's mother, Mrs. Nancy Luke, died suddenly at her home Friday. Mrs. Luke was in her seventy-fifth year and had lived at Bradley for a number of years.

[ Source: Tampa Tribune -- 11 Aug. 1918.]
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Submitted by Sheila Pitts Massie

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