Juanita Prim Bottoms • October 13, 2017
Juanita Prim Bottoms passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017, having recently celebrated her 100th birthday. She was born May 14, 1917, in Groveton, TX, spent her childhood years in Graceville, FL, and most of her remaining years in Pensacola, FL. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilmer R. Bottoms; most beloved daughter, Sue H. Baker and son-in-law, Johnny G. Baker; parents, Susie and Albert Prim; siblings Geraldine, John J. and James F. Prim; and step daughter, Betty B. Grundy. She left a vast, lasting, legacy for and is deeply loved by those who survive her: daughter, Frankie Healy (Ed); step children, Joyce Mathison and Bill Bottoms, Jr. (Diane); grandchildren, Angie Hannah (PJ), David Hannah (Janet), Kimberly Barrack (Michael), Dale Healy (Carol), Michael Healy (Debra), Alan Healy (Christy); step-grandchildren, Kimberly Baker Rudge (Barry), Laura Kaminski (Kevin), Jennifer Stokely (Ream); great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Tyler, Daylon and Ziah Healy, Jacob and Zachary Barrack, Cyrus and Christian Hannah, Heather Rubenaker, David Griffen, Natalie and John Graus, Nina Yousef, Ben Stokely; great-great grandchildren, Esme, Evan, Sasha, Peyton, William, Dave, Anastasia. Juanita was a member of Gadsden St. United Methodist Church and a lifetime member of the United Methodist Women. She enjoyed a very full, diverse life best portrayed by a motto of “family, friends and faith.” A visitation will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens, 7433 Pine Forest Road on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 10:30AM with a service to follow at 11:00AM. A celebration of life luncheon will be held at Gadsden St. United Methodist Church, 901 E. Gadsden St. following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Gadsden St. United Methodist Church or to a charity of your choice.