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Beverly Ann Lemon

October 19, 1949 ~ October 22, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old
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Beverly Ann Lemon Obituary

Beverly Ann Lemon was born October 19, 1949 to the late James Arthur and Maime Boston Charles in Leesburg, FL. She was reared in a Christian home and joined Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church at a young age. Later she would become a member of Mt. Ararat Metropolitan Baptist Church. Beverly was educated in the Lake County School system and was a graduate of Carver Heights High School Class of 1968. She would later attend and earn a Bachelor’s Degree from Bethune Cookman College. She was employed and later retired from the State of Florida Department of Children and Families. In earlier years, Beverly belonged to a prayer group that circulated around the Lake, Orange, and Seminole counties praying for those who asked in for prayer in their homes. All night prayer meeting and bible study with various prayer partners were common in the Lemon home. Beverly was a faithful and vital member of The Father’s House for over 20 years until her health began to fail. She also served on the Board of The Father’s House for many years. She leaves to mourn: One son Demetrius R. Lemon; Grandsons: Omari and Jayden Lemon, Atlanta, GA; God Children: Chemark Antwone Connelly, Leesburg, FL; Brittaney Holman, Leesburg, FL; John and David Robinson, Leesburg, FL; Tim & Brenda Travis, Leesburg, FL; Brother: Jerome Charles Ward (Gerri) Miami, FL; Sister-In-Law: Kelli Charles, Philadelphia, PA; Laurestine Lemon, Eustis, FL; Aunt-In-Law: Gladys Davis, Seattle, WA; Nieces: Margaret Malone Harris (Richard) VA; Angelia Bradley, Germany; Tonja L. Webb (Kevin) Tallahassee, FL; Anita Lemon, Tampa, FL; Lorraine Lemon, Jay Lemon, LaJuana Lemon, Ocala, FL; Bridgette Giles (Terry) Tallahassee, FL; Michelle Murphy, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Sonja & Chantel Moore, Oviedo, FL; Yolando Ward, Atlanta, GA; Michelle Ward, Miami, FL Nephews: Nicholas Charles, Philadelphia, PA; Marcus Lemon (Ramona), Tallahassee, FL; Michael King, Pensacola, FL; John Wayes, Defuniak , FL; Hiram Malone, Leesburg, FL; Gregory Wayes, CA; Ryan Lemon, TX; Kirk Adams (Marissa), Tampa, FL; Jerona Ward Jr., Miami, FL; Cousins: Lonnie Lee Galloway, Milton, FL; Bertal Galloway, LA; a host of great-nieces & nephews and cousins, prayer partners and friends. Special thanks to Deidre Smith, Pastor Tim & Brenda Travis, Valorie & Glen King, TFH Prayer Group, Door of Hope Church, Leesburg, FL, Sue Graham, Leesburg and Curtis Stafford Lady Lake, FL 

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Funeral Service
November 2, 2023

11:00 AM
The Fathers House
2301 South Street
Leesburg, FL 34748


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