Ethel "Miss Woodie" Jeanette Tribble, age 86, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2008. Mrs. Tribble was a resident of Santa Rosa County for the past 60 years. She was a member of the Elizabeth Chapel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Tribble was a co-founder, along with her late husband, G.W. "Woodie" Tribble, of Woodie's Florist, which they founded in 1966.
Mrs. Tribble is survived by her son, Edward (Renee) Tribble; daughter, Gena (Brian) Sweeney; three grandchildren, Emily, Chase and Austin; and one great-grandchild, Michael; and many friends.
Funeral service for Mrs. Tribble will be 11:00AM, Saturday, March 1, 2008 at Elizabeth Chapel United Methodist Church with the Reverends John and Ginger Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabeth Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery with Lewis Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00, Friday, February 29, 2008 at Lewis Funeral Home, Milton Chapel.
Pallbearers will be Ryan Kilpatrick, Ricky O'Kelley, Howard Rogers, Chuck Conden, Tony Washnock, and Joe Shofner.
Honorary pallbearers will be George Henry Bray, Roy O'Dell, Marilyn Hammell, Leo Nichols, Mavis Nichols, Ruth Kilpatrick, Charles Van Landingham, Colbert Cambell, Ozzie Williams and Sylvia Elliott.
Special thank you to Cindy, Rachel, Claudia, and Dr. Jim Smith, of Covenant Hospice for all their help.
LEWIS FUNERAL HOME will be in charge of arrangements.
Published in the Pensacola News Journal on 2/29/2008.