Homegoing services for Florence West Washington, 70, were held 11 A.M., Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Walters Funeral Home, Centerville, Texas. Pastor Michael Washington officiated the service and interment followed in Pleasant Springs Cemetery in the Pleasant Springs Community of Leon County, Texas.
Florence West Washington was born June 10, 1950 in Centerville, Texas to Beal & Myrtie Brown. She was raised in the Pleasant Springs Community and graduated from Frederick Douglas High School in Centerville. Florence lived in Houston most of her life where she worked as a subcontractor for NASA for twenty-eight years. She enjoyed going to the casinos and absolutely adored her three grandchildren. Florence was a member of St. Paul Baptist Church in Houston and had lived in Willis, Texas for the past four years to be near her family.
Florence passed away March 12, 2021 in The Woodlands, Texas. She was preceded in death by both of her parents; husband, Elmer G. Washington and two sisters, Vera Mae Brown and Jacquelin Berkley. Those left to cherish her memory are daughters, Stephanie Jean (Kenneth) Bradford of Willis, Lakesha Renee Washington of Willis and Brandy Sheree Washington of Willis and grandchildren, Brea Rigsby, Jayla Montgomery and Brailee Washington. Florence is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
Pallbearers: Vincent Lewis, Kobe Lewis, Tevin Bias, Cedric Washington, Ruben Berkley, Stanley Washington
Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Walters Funeral Home, Centerville, Texas.