(877) 410-2424

24/7 Se habla español

In loving memory of
Thelma Jean Walters
  • December 24, 1946
  • -
  • January 27, 2017

  • Obituary
  • Sign Tribute Wall
  • Send an E-Card
  • Light a Candle
  • Send Flowers
  • Photos

Obituary

Thelma Jean Walters, 70, of Port Orange, Florida passed away on January 27, 2017 at the Halifax Health Hospice Port Orange Care Center. She was born on December 24, 1946 in Coalwood, West Virginia to the late Herman Andrew Tabor and Ruby (Carroll) Tabor. Jean was a former employee of the Daytona Beach City Hall and she was the Head of Registration at Daytona State College, where she was employed for more than 30 years. She enjoyed helping students direct their career paths and working alongside those she would call her friends. She was a talented artist and enjoyed making various crafts. Jean is survived by her daughter, Lisa Swingle of Citrus Springs, Florida; her granddaughter, Analisa Swingle of Citrus Springs, Florida; her son-in-law, Mike Swingle of Citrus Springs, Florida; her brother, Allen Tabor of Seattle, Washington; her brother, Buddy Tabor of Daytona Beach, Florida; her sister, Cathy Clark of Daytona Beach, Florida; and her sister, Helen Tabor of Maryland. Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Walters and her son, Chris Walters. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the First Baptist Church of South Daytona, 2197 Kenilworth Ave., Daytona Beach, FL 32119. Arrangements are in the care and trust of Baldwin Brothers Funeral and Cremation Society, Port Orange, Florida.


Send flowers to the family to show you care. Order Now

Tribute Wall

Leave a reply



Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. 12 Mar 2019
    Kathy Graham says:
    Jean,you have been a wonderful,loving cousin! I have enjoyed the time we had from Oct, 2017,until your untimely passing in Jan.We we’re apart for numerous years,but got back together in August and were together til.Jan.We had so much fun together from Oct.til the unfortunate tome of your passing! You were a wonderful cousin to me and I have many funny,pleasant memories of you! You are missed ! I so know what pain and depression is, I have lost my father,my oldest brother,my youngest brother and my wonderful husband! And you are right ! Each loss is a different pain and mourning,you don’t get over any of it,you just have to work through each loss in your own way! I miss you my wonderful cousin! Love Kathy !

  2. 19 Dec 2017
    Dianne Rogers lit a candle:
    Lit since December 19, 2017 at 12:31:54 PM

  3. 19 Dec 2017
    Dianne Rogers lit a candle:
    Lit since December 19, 2017 at 12:31:07 PM

  4. 06 Feb 2017
    Rosalynd Godfrey lit a candle:
    Lit since February 6, 2017 at 2:58:11 AM

  5. 04 Feb 2017
    Kathleen Lazarus says:
    Whenever I needed help or had a question no one else could answer at Daytona State, Jean was always there to help and always had the answer. She was one of the best managers I ever met, and she gladly shared her wisdom. Her goodness is still in my heart, and the delight her artwork gave me is a wonderful and treasured memory. I know she is at peace.

  6. 04 Feb 2017
    Jennifer Whatley lit a candle:
    Lit since February 4, 2017 at 2:05:37 PM

  7. 03 Feb 2017
    Rev. Dr. Dean Glover says:
    "Now we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands." (St. Paul in II Corinthians 5:1)
    God bless you Lisa, Mike, and family. Pastor Dean

  8. 03 Feb 2017
    Linda & Ed Matz lit a candle:
    Lit since February 3, 2017 at 2:37:38 PM

  9. 03 Feb 2017
    Linda Cupick says:
    Jean was a bright light and a kind soul who made a difference in the life of her colleagues and the students she touched everyday. We will miss her, but heaven has another light to guide us. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.

  10. 02 Feb 2017
    Ed Clark says:
    Rest in peace dear friend. Tell Don Hello..
    Ed

  11. 02 Feb 2017
    Gina Stafford lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:54:10 PM

  12. 02 Feb 2017
    Diane Mathers lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:26:29 PM

  13. 02 Feb 2017
    Catherine Caughie lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:02:51 PM

  14. 02 Feb 2017
    Lynn Mercer lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:07:30 PM

  15. 02 Feb 2017
    Amy Iverson lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:52:33 PM

  16. 02 Feb 2017
    Brenda Loper lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:16:58 PM

  17. 02 Feb 2017
    Diane Rawlins lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:11:48 PM

  18. 02 Feb 2017
    Gail Beckwith says:
    I worked with Jean for 20 years and I missed talking to her after she retired. I enjoyed seeing and talking to her at our college craft show this past November. I'm so sorry for the lost to your entire family.

  19. 02 Feb 2017
    Douglas Peterson says:
    Jean was a wonderful colleague and good friend at Daytona State College. She could always be counted upon to do the right thing for our students, faculty and staff. She will be sincerely missed.

  20. 02 Feb 2017
    Jerome Banks lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:32:29 AM

  21. 02 Feb 2017
    Vivian n Brionna Plantier lit a candle:
    Lit since February 2, 2017 at 2:18:43 AM

  22. 02 Feb 2017
    Sandra Salts posted an image:


  23. 01 Feb 2017
    Mickey & Joan Damron says:
    So sorry for the loss of your Mother. We are praying for you and the extended family. May God continue to bless you as you go through this grieving process.

  24. 01 Feb 2017
    Kris Salts lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:10:25 PM

  25. 01 Feb 2017
    Don Slack says:
    RIP Jean, you and Don were much more family than friends.Please tell Don we said hi and the two of you be happy in Heaven.

  26. 01 Feb 2017
    Ted Jones lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:06:19 PM

  27. 01 Feb 2017
    Beverly Lawrence lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:27:12 AM

  28. 01 Feb 2017
    June Helmich lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:45:51 AM

  29. 01 Feb 2017
    Gail Brown lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:43:25 AM

  30. 01 Feb 2017
    Gail Brown lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:38:19 AM

  31. 01 Feb 2017
    barbara shafer lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:35:14 AM

  32. 01 Feb 2017
    Linda Lee lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:33:27 AM

  33. 01 Feb 2017
    Rina Medina lit a candle:
    Lit since February 1, 2017 at 2:02:46 AM

  34. 31 Jan 2017
    Peggy lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:25:28 PM

  35. 31 Jan 2017
    Allen Tabor posted an image:
    Our family!
    Our family!

  36. 31 Jan 2017
    Kathy Graham lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:08:59 PM

  37. 31 Jan 2017
    Annette Sylvester lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:24:14 PM

  38. 31 Jan 2017
    Burleson Family lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:15:56 PM

  39. 31 Jan 2017
    Sherri Reddick lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:43:04 PM

  40. 31 Jan 2017
    Sherri Reddick says:
    So sorry for your loss Lisa. You all are in my prayers.

  41. 31 Jan 2017
    Elaine Helmandollar Hall lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:01:04 PM

  42. 31 Jan 2017
    Deloris Helmandollar Korte lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:50:17 PM

  43. 31 Jan 2017
    Mary Osborne says:
    Lisa, Mike and Analisa,
    So sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort.
    Mary Osborne

  44. 31 Jan 2017
    Fred and Jeanette Sowers says:
    God Bless you Jean.

  45. 31 Jan 2017
    Rebecca lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:31:27 PM

  46. 31 Jan 2017
    Lisa Jane swingle lit a candle:
    Lit since January 31, 2017 at 1:21:43 PM

  47. 31 Jan 2017
    Shanonn Hale says:
    Momma Jean, thank you for being like a mom to me. Thank you for taking me in when I hit rock bottom. Thank you for being a beautiful light in this world. You are greatly missed.

    Lisa, Mike and Analisa, I am praying for you during this time. Love you all.

Send an E-Card

Please select an e-card

Required fields are marked *
 






Note: The code below resets with every submit of the form
captcha