Northwest Florida Daily News, Ft. Walton Beach, Fl, Tues., May 1, 2007

Sandy Alexander ZEVIN
Died: April 27, 2007, in a local hospital
Born: March 21, 1929, Waukesha, Wis.
Parents: Eugene Richard and Mary Bernice Davis Zevan
Preceded by: not given
Survived by: Wife, Jane Zevin; daughters, Cheryl Morgan and husband Bob; Susie Plocher and husband Andy; sister, Jane Judson; granddaughters, Amber, Denise and Darcie
Service: Memorial service May 1 at Fort Walton Yacht Club; funeral service July 9, Arlington
Burial: Arlington National Cemetery
Funeral Home: McLaughlin Mortuary
Other: Lived in Fort Walton Beach; married 54 years; retired from the U.S. Air Force as a decorated fighter pilot after 30 years of service; after retiring he and his wife started and ran Keels on Wheels, Sabre Sails and Southern Marine Distributors; received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University.

Gloria Jean McKELVEY
Died: April 28, 2007, Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Born: Aug, 4, 1924, Cedartown, Georgia
Parents: William J. Isbell and Susie Wright Isbell
Preceded by: Parents; sister, Jacqueline Jones; brother, William Isbell
Survived by: Husband, Robert C. McKelvey; daughters, Susanne McKelvey, Dell Rubin and husband Elliot; sons, Jack McKelvey and wife Karen; Billy McKelvey and wife Rebecca; sister, JoAnn Walley; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren
Services: May 1, 2007, First Baptist Church of Valparaiso
Burial: not given
Other: Married in Rockmart, GA Oct. 13, 1944; long obituary giving information on her life and accomplishments.

Bonnie Faye DRURY
Died: April 30, 2007, Pensacola, Fla.
Born: Nov. 6, 1942, Otter Creek, Fla.
Parents: Charles and Josephine Smith Drury
Preceded by: Parents
Survived by: Son, Robert Daniel, Ponce de Leon, Fla.; sisters, Francis Mears, Niceville, Fla.; Louise Adkinson and husband J. W., Eucheanna, Fla.; Shirley Vicars and husband Bob, Bonifay, Fla.; Florence Farris, Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren, Nina Nicole Daniel, Tiffani Daniel, Jessica Daniel, Roy Daniel, Victoria McDowell, Valerie Tidwell and Victor Tidwell
Service: May 5, Eucheanna Apostolic Church, DeFuniak Springs, Fla.
Burial: not given; cremated
Funeral Home: Clary-Glenn Funeral Home, DeFuniak Springs
Other: A resident of DeFuniak Springs; a seamstress at Professional Products and Continental Apparel.

Barbara “Bobbie” Ballenger SNYDER
Died: April 27, 2007, Fort Walton Beach Hospital
Born: Sept. 6, 1919, Cortez, Colo.
Parents: not given
Preceded by: Husband, Willard Snyder
Survived by: Son, Errol and wife Karen, Wheat Ridge, Colo.; daughter, Jacquie Baines and husband Don, Shalimar, Fla.; 8 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Sue Ferry, Navarre, Fla.
Service: May 12, Cinco Baptist Church
Burial: Crown Hill Cemetery, Wheat Ridge, Colo.
Funeral Home: Emerald Coast Funeral Home
Other: Picture; moved to Denver in 1922; married 1937; moved to Fort Walton in 1972; owned Derrel’s Lace and Nylon Shop until retirement in 1983; Willard died in 2003.

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