Gladys May Mabery Vess • May 11, 2019



Gladys Mae Mabry Vess passed away peacefully at Waterford Carpenters Creek Assisted Living Center on May 11, 2019. She was born June 6, 1923 in Converse, South Carolina to Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Mabry. She moved to Pensacola, Florida with her husband, Tom Vess; Living and loving Florida Life. She and Tom traveled from the mountains in North Carolina to Central Florida and were active members of the Mystic Springs Airstream Club. Gladys and Tom celebrated 69 years of marriage. She was a full time homemaker and cook. She was also talented in crafts through painting, knitting, crocheting and many other types of needle work.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Mother, father and her brother, Hoyle.
She is survived by daughter Ann Tucei and son Sam (Ann) Vess; four grandchildren Chris (Nicole) Tucei; Nate (Faith) Tucei; Ryan (Candace) Vess and Jeff (Amber) Tucei. She was also survived by six great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 1:00-2:00 PM with funeral to follow at 2:00 PM.
The family would like to thank the great care given by The Waterford at Carpenters Creek, Regency Hospice, the Muriel Finger Sitters and Comfort Keepers.

  1. Linda Rountree says:

    She was like a second mother to me. She always made me feel welcome and I loved visiting with her whenever I could get back to Pensacola. She truly was a lovely and loving lady.

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