Mr. John David "Dave" Parramore, age 70, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in Tallahassee, due to complications of lung cancer.


Mr. Parramore was born Nov. 19, 1949 in Marianna. He was owner of Parramore’s Marine Service in Carrabelle. He loved fishing, traveling, exploring in the woods, reading and telling people about history. He lived life to the fullest and enjoyed being around family and friends. He would always light up a room with his incredible smile and laugh.


Mr. Parramore was predeceased by his parents, Hubert E. and Jacqueline M. Parramore.


He is survived by his wife, Gail M. Parramore, of Lamont; his daughter , Kimberly (Heather) Abernathy, of Buford, Georgia; his brother, William "Bill" Parramore, (Marianna), of Windermere; his grandson, Jake H. Abernathy III, 22, of Buford, Georgia; his stepdaughter, Abigail W. Martin, (John), of Lamont, and his stepgrandchildren, Kaden Martin, 10, Adalyn Martin, 9, and Kallen Martin, 4.


A celebration of life will be planned for later in spring this year. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society in memory of Dave Parramore.