Elizabeth Ann (Lyd) Brown Mills Stokoe, 77, of Port St. Joe, went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Friday, June 29, 2018.
She was the daughter of Charles A. (Bo) and Ida Ethel Kilbourn Brown of Port St. Joe.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents: her first husband, William J. Mills; uncle Fayette Kilbourn; sister, Maxie Smith; and her nephew, Max Clardy.
She is survived by her husband, Gerald Stokoe, of Port St. Joe; son, Christopher Mills (Belci Lisbet) of Deridda, Louisiana; sister, Lenohr Clardy (Charles) of Wadley, Alabama; niece, Lenohr Dickson (Walt) of Whigham, Georgia; niece, Laurie Faison (Jim) of Dozier, Alabama; nephew, Tyler Smith of Port St. Joe; nephew, Tom Clardy (Amanda) of Wadley, Alabama, and numerous cousins, grandnieces and grandnephews.
Elizabeth was a Christian and believed in truth and honor. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Apalachicola Chapter 826, and St. Joseph Bay Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. She attended Port St. Joe High School, played drums in the band, and attended Sacred Heart College in Cullman, Alabama, and Florida State University, Tallahassee.
Elizabeth taught kindergarten in Blakely, Georgia, Happyland Kindergarten in Port St. Joe, and the first grade in Apalachicola.
For years she helped at the Senior Citizens Center, Meals on Wheels, and always cooked turkeys at Thanksgiving for the needy. She will be missed by relatives and friends. She was an Angel on Earth, and now she is an Angel in Heaven.
Elizabeth will be buried in Holly Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please give to the charity of your choice. At her request, a private graveside service will be held.
Services are under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home.