Dessie M. Langford

Dessie M. Langford, 85, of Bannerville, passed from this life Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following an extended illness.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Putnam County and a member of Providence Baptist Church. Dessie enjoyed gardening, fishing and riding around on the Gator.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Dorothy Murrow; daughter, Pam Goodson; and brother Sonny Murrow.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Ralph G. Langford Sr.; children, Ralph G. Langford Jr., Roddy Hartung and Nancy Mills; siblings, Butler Murrow (Margie), John A. Murrow (Diane), Fred Murrow (Nadine), Stacy Murrow, Betty Mullins and Jeanell Carroll (Richard); and grandchildren, Troy Langford, Sabry Langford and several other grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 at Providence Baptist Church with Pastor Rudy Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Providence Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1 p.m. until time of services at the church.

Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Dessie’s Book of Memories page at

Arrangements are under the direction of Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.

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