Mrs. Roxie C. Kemp, age 89, of Wewahitchka, FL passed Tuesday morning, July 11, 2017 at her home in Wewahitchka, FL. Roxie was born on February 11, 1928 in Gulf County and had lived there for all of her life. She was a homemaker. Roxie was preceded in death by her parents, Alex Conley and Nora Mae (Hysmith) Conley; her husband, Alva Kemp; a son, Franklin Kemp; a daughter, Gloria Kemp; and two grandsons, David Kemp and Tray Kemp.
She was a member of Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church.
Survivors include: one son, Houston Kemp and his wife, Pat of Wewahitchka, FL;
four daughters, Diane Bright and her husband Earl of Altha, FL, Carolyn Kemp of Wewahitchka, FL, Patricia Pippin of Wewahitchka, FL and Reba Whitehurst of Wewahitchka, FL; 14 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and six great-great grandchildren
Funeral services were held Friday, July 14, 2017 at 2 p.m. (CST) at Glad Tidings Assembly of God with Reverend Joey Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Kemp Cemetery in Wetappo Creek. The family received friends Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 6 p.m. (CST) until 8 p.m. (CST) at Glad Tidings Assembly of God in Wewahitchka, FL.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.