Madelyn Ann Hitson Baucom, 90, of Live Oak, Florida passed away in the Rising Oaks Assisted Living Facility after a short illness. The Hamilton County native moved to Live Oak in 1964 from Cross City, Florida. Mrs. Baucom was a journalist in Miami, Florida, a bookkeeper for the Suwannee High School for two years where she finished out her career when she retired in 1989 as Finance Director for the Suwannee County School Board serving under 6 superintendents. She was a member of First Baptist Church.
Mrs. Baucom is survived by her one daughter: June Gemmer, Palm Coast, Fl; Five sons: John (Janice) Baucom, Live Oak, Fl, Daryl (Cora) Baucom, Albany, Ga, Perry (Creacy) Baucom, Orange Park, Fl, Dennis (Renae) Baucom, Green Cove Springs, Fl and Eddie Baucom, Albany, Ga; One brother: Milton (Michelle) Hitson, Jasper, Fl; Daughter-in-Law: Beverly Baucom, Raleigh, NC; Twelve grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years: Fred Baucom; son Bobby Baucom, and seven sisters.
Funeral service will be held 10:00 am, Thursday November 2, 2017, First Baptist Church, with Rev. Steve Sweitzer officiating. Interment will follow in the Live Oak Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 to 7pm at the funeral home.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 1126 Ohio Avenue North, Live Oak, FL 32064,386.362.4333 tel, 386.362.3333 fax
Published on October 31, 2017