Francis Furman Brantley, Jr. of Tampa passed away, Friday, May 3,
2019. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, May 17, 2019 at 12
noon at the Mount Calvary SDA Church, 4902 N. 40th St.,
Tampa, with Pastor Curtis Crider, officiating and Elder Walter Niles,
Eulogist. Interment will follow in the Rest Haven Memorial Park
Brantley was a native of Tampa and was a product of a Christian
education. He attended Mt. Calvary Jr. Academy, Forest Lake Academy and
furthered his education at Oakwood College. He was a hospitability
manager for several restaurants in the Tampa area and former employee
with Publix Supermarkets.
leaves to cherish fond memories: a devoted mother, Doris C. Brantley;
brother, Shannon R. Brantley; two daughters whom he loved dearly, Jadiah
C’Nae Lehlbach and Jordyn Brantley Lehlbach; and their mother, Angela
Lehlbach; and host of sorrowing relatives and friends.
The body will repose at Ray Williams
Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue from 5 - 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, and
11a.m. until 12 noon at the church, Friday, May 17. The family request
that relatives and friends assemble for funeral at Mt. Calvary SDA
Church at approximately 11:45 a.m.