Obituary for Herbert Head
Herbert Haddex Head, age 101, of Bushnell, FL, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017. Mr. Head was born May 22, 1916 in Deland, Florida to Claude and Effie (Thomas) Head.
He was of the Baptist faith and was a lifelong farmer, cattleman, and carpenter in Sumter County. He moved back to Florida from Kentucky by horse and buggy when he was 3 years old.
He is survived by his son: Clifton E. Head, Sr. (Mollie) of Bushnell, FL; daughter: Effie D. Johnson (Ray), of Webster, FL; 5 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation and Services
A service will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. (with visitation from 10:00 to 11:00) at Purcell Chapel, with Pastor Emery King officiating. Interment will follow at Linden Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.