Mr. J.W. Bauldree, 88, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2005, in a local hospital. He was a longtime resident of Brownsdale and was a farmer in Santa Rosa County for many years. He was preceded in death by two sons, Bobby Bauldree and R.J. Bauldree; and a daughter, Bonnie Langham.
He is survived by his wife, Molly Marie Bauldree; a son, Billy (Sharon) Bauldree; four daughters, Pearl (Frank) Rowell, Joyce Dobson, Jean Woodfin and Frances (Charles) Lambert, all of Brownsdale; a sister, Ada Diamond of Brownsdale; eight grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Oct. 13, at 11 a.m. at Jay Funeral Home with Brother Ladon Hall and Brother Bobby Carnley officiating. Burial followed at Cora Cemetery with Jay Funeral Home directing. Pallbearers were Mike Rowell, Glen Bingham, Tommy Smith, Brian Langham, Lee Langham and Tony Woodfin. Honorary pallbearers were Jr. Smith, James Earl Diamond, Ricky Smith, Raymond Diamond, Rex Goodson, Merlin Edwards and Dan Langham.