Marvin Lamar Culverson

Published 3:25 pm Monday, July 31, 2017

Marvin Lamar Culverson

July 29, 2017

Marvin Lamar Culverson, 74, of Havana, Fla., passed away in the early morning hours on Saturday, July 29, 2017, after a long, but valiant struggle with pancreatic cancer.

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A son of the late Daniel Lamar and Marie Dixon Culverson, he was born on March 3, 1943, in Bainbridge, Georgia. He is also preceded in death by a grandson, Keith Toliver; great-granddaughter, Emery Toliver; and siblings, Morris L. Culverson, D.L. Culverson Jr., Roland Culverson and Bonnie Lee Campbell.

He served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Era and was a role model to all that knew him. He loved his family very much.

Survivors include his wife, Jo-Nell Culverson; children, Mark (Nicole) Culverson, Scott (Tonya) Culverson, Teresa (Jesse) Toliver; grandchildren, Cody Culverson, Vincent Culverson, Luke Culverson, Darci Culverson, Wyatt Culverson, Ashley Vardakas and Dustin (Heather) Toliver; great-grandchildren, Harper Toliver, Ava Mixon and Brooke Mixon. He is also survived by siblings, Joan Dean and Roger (Jeannie) Culverson; sister-in-law Joan Culverson; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

The visitation is from 6 until 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at Abbey Funeral Home. The funeral is 11 a.m., Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Lakeview Baptist Church, with interment following at Woodland Cemetery in Havana.

Memorial donations may be made to Lakeview Baptist Church, the American Cancer Society or to your favorite charity. Online condolences may be expressed at