John "Mick" Bishop

July 14, 1944 ~ November 12, 2022 (age 78) 78 Years Old
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John “Mick” Bishop Born: July 14, 1944 in Midway, AL Parents: The late George Bishop and Mattie Lou Peterkin Marriage: Ethel Bishop (Deceased) Church Affiliation: Poe’s Memorial Baptist Church John Bishop formerly known as “Mick” or “Duck Bishop” to his family and friends worked at Coca Cola Foods also known as Minute Maid for 32 years. Upon his retirement; he enjoyed fishing and people gathering at his house for fun and laughter. He leaves to mourn and cherish his memory: Daughters: Nina Peterkin, Orlando, FL; Phillipia Cannon, Kennesaw, GA; Sons: Phillip Penson, Orlando, FL and Anthony Penson (Deceased) Brother-in-law: Sonny Wishop, Jacksonville, FL Sister-in-law: Eula Mae Woods, Mary (Bill) Gordon, Jacksonville, FL; and Ann (Noel) Campbell, Leesburg, FL Grandchildren: Bryan Johnson, Phillip Penson Jr, Benjamin Penson, Jonathan Cannon Jr; Roshawnda Smith, Jaquel Peterkin, Brittany Penson, Chantell Cerezo, and Cherrelle Cerezo Great-Grandchildren: Tyron Enmund, Jaivon Enmund, Dyavaughn Morgan, Bryan Johnson Jr, Chancelor Booker, and Parker Cerezo; Chanel Johnson, Princess Peterkin, Syria Enmund, Jeseria Johnson, Gensis Penson, and Lilly Penson One and only Brother: James “Long Boy” (Marjorie) Peterkin Nieces: Tarhonda “Big T” (Mario) illiams, Javoura “Bora” Gardner Nephew: Jabulani “Toejo” Masoline Godson: Melvin “Lil Dog” Bradford and Nathan “Nate” Simmons Like a Son: Jonathan “Coach” Cannon Special Cousins: Verdia “Bird” Peterkin A host of loving cousins and friends

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Funeral Service
November 19, 2022

11:00 AM
Eastside Funeral Home - Garden Of Peace Chapel
210 Knott St
Leesburg, FL 34748

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John "Mick" Bishop

July 14, 1944-November 12, 2022

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