Mrs. Mildred Ozell Deese, age 90 a resident of Auburndale, Florida passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 at her home. Mrs. Deese was born February 20, 1928 in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee to Edgar Foster and Lettie Ann (Hull) Taylor. She was a resident since 1943 coming from Tennessee. Mildred was a homemaker and a past member of Life and Praise Church in Auburndale. Mildred enjoyed sewing and spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband – Grover Harold Deese; 3 brothers and 2 sisters.Mildred is survived by her loving & devoted family; Brother: Gentry (Jeanette) Taylor of Ashford, Alabama, 4 Nephews: Dewayne (Debbie) Watford of Auburndale, Florida, Barry (Judy) Taylor of Wauchula, Florida, JW (Christina) Taylor of Winter Haven, Florida, Daniel Taylor of Ashford, Alabama, 5 Nieces: Lorraine (John) Mowery of Ashford, Alabama, Valerie (Steve) Feldman of Colorado, Cindy (David) Burton of Auburndale, Florida, Dorthea Bogert of Auburndale, Florida, Sherri (Bob) Atkins of Pennsylvania.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, July 18th at Kersey Funeral Home with interment to follow at Auburndale Memorial Park. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM Wednesday at the funeral home.