MERIDEN - Florence Etta Felton, 78, of 55 Willow Street, died Tuesday, April 10, 2007 at MidState Medical Center. Born in Circleville, Ohio on May 22, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Alice Johnson Smith. Prior to her retirement she had been employed as a certified nurses aide at Skyview Convalescent Home in Wallingford. She is survived by two daughters, Alice Unita Felton of Meriden and Lisa Ann Blue of Columbus, Ohio; three sons, Jack I. Smith, Anthony R. Felton and Timothy B. Blue, all of Meriden; eight grandchildren, Jeremy Smith and his wife, Gracie, Alexandria Felton, Rasheen Felton, Jeannine Willie and her husband Brian, Kaikhita Freeman, Brian Blue, and Lamar Blue, all of Meriden and Charles Blue of Columbus, OH; nine great-grandchildren, Danze Christopher Taylor, Lauren Willie and Leah Willie, all of Enfield, Imani Florence Etta Felton, Elijah and Isiah Felton, all of Meriden, Bryce Willie of Enfield, Thomas Nacidis and Zaire Felton, both of Meriden; a sister, Catherine Holmes of Columbus, OH and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Leota Thomas and Emma Wooten and two brothers, Charles Smith and Leroy Smith. A memorial service will be held Monday, April 16th at 7:00 P.M. at the Beecher & Bennett/Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. The Rev. Edward Sherman will officiate. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

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  1. I would like to take this time to tell the Felton family that i took care of your mother at miller memorial then after she left i visit her a few time at her apartment she was a sweet lady i fell your lost my prays are with you she is with the angels now god bless

  2. My gram meant love, kindness,and being gentle, she was all that and more, my heart is so sad without her, I love her so much and I will miss her always, and forever.

  3. my mother was taking away and i want jack and family to know GOD has tooken his angels home your mother was a angel may GOD bless you all from clarence

  4. Our Lord Father has called her home but she will always live in our hearts. She was a wonderful, generous, funny, strong woman. She will be missed. Our condolences to your family. If anything is needed, please contact us. Love, Michelle & Katie Sims

  5. To the Felton Family: My prayers and thoughts are with you. I knew Florence only a short time; I would follow up on her at MidState whenever she was admitted. She was a sweet lady who touched my heart; she is happy and healthy with God now; let that be your comfort!

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