Debra Jo McCullough

Mrs. Debra Jo McCullough, 56, passed away Dec. 24, 2012. She was born Oct. 3, 1957, in Presque Isle, Maine, to Lester Powers, Jr. and Arlene Goodridge Powers.

Mrs. McCullough was a resident of Freeport. She was Assembly of God by faith and a member of the Damascus Assembly of God Church of Freeport. She worked as a waitress at Dorisís Cafe in Niceville for many years. She enjoyed buying gifts for children at Christmas and spending time with her family.

Mrs. McCullough is preceded in death by her parents.

Mrs. McCullough is survived by her loving husband of 24 years, William McCullough, Jr. of Freeport; brothers, Ron Powers and wife Karen of ValPariso and Steve Powers and wife Brenda of Niceville; sisters, Terri Garrett and husband Jimmy of Niceville, Lisa Thomas and husband Donnie of Niceville, Tammy Lyons of Fort Walton Beach, and Anna Zagaruyka and husband Jason of Crestview; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A time of visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Dec. 27 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home, 150 East Highway 20 in Freeport.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Dec. 27 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. Tony McCullough officiating.

Pallbearers will be Kyle McCullough, Caleb McCullough, Nathan McCullough, Logan McCullough, Herbert Morrison, and T. J. Lewis.

Floral arrangements are being accepted.

Burial will follow in the Hatcher Cemetery.

Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

Bonnie R. Barbieri VanTuinen

Mrs. Bonnie R. VanTuinen, 88, passed away Dec. 24, 2012. She was born April 16, 1924 in Alabama to Benjamin and Effie Pate Hagood.

Mrs. VanTuinen was a resident of Miramar Beach originally from Dora, Ala. She was Methodist by faith and a member of the Hawthorne Methodist Church in Hawthorne, N.J. She graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham receiving her Bachelorís Degree in Education. She worked as a schoolteacher for 25 years before retiring from the Ramsey School System in New Jersey.

Mrs. VanTuinen is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Louis Barbieri, second husband William VanTuinen, one brother Robert Hagood and one daughter Bonnie Lou Barbieri.

Mrs. VanTuinen is survived by her son, Chuck Barbieri and wife Betty Ann of Chipley, Fla.; grandchildren, Shane Stinnard and wife Becki, Christopher Barbieri and wife Kim, Ben Barbieri, Robert Vollbrecht and wife Laura and Elizabeth Srodka and husband Chuck; and great-grandchildren, Devon Dodd and Colin Srodka.

Memorial services will be held at a later date in New Jersey.

Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

Joe Tom Simmons

Mr. Joe Tom Simmons, 73, of DeFuniak Springs formerly of Louisville, Ky., after 25 years in Fort Walton Beach, passed away Dec. 21, 2012. He was born Jan. 8, 1939, in DeFuniak Springs and raised in Freeport by Willie Simmons and Lela Toole Simmons.

Mr. Simmons was Christian by faith and a member of the Cornerstone Church of DeFuniak Springs.

Mr. Simmons is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, Guy Simmons, Miles Simmons, Charles Simmons, Billy Simmons, and one sister, Dell Martin.

Joe Tom is survived by his wife, Glenda Edwards Simmons of DeFuniak Springs; sons, Joe Tom Simmons, Jr. of Oakley, Calif., Bruce Allen Simmons and wife Carrie of Freeport, Nathan Glenn Simmons of Louisville; daughters, Tanya Marie Stuart and husband Dave of Destin, Jolinda Williams of Fort Walton Beach, Jennifer Schulten and husband Matt of Louisville; brothers, Wayne Simmons and wife Diane of Freeport, Hugh Simmons and wife Naomi also of Freeport; sisters, Odessa Matthews and husband Jimmy of Westville, Fla., Thelma Camara and husband Izaias of DeFuniak Springs; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Memorialization will be by cremation. Friends are invited to attend Memorial Service at 11 a.m. Dec. 26 at Cornerstone Church, 2044 Florida 83 in DeFuniak Springs.

In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Bereavement Fund in Glendaís name at any Beach Community Bank.

Clary-Glenn Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.