News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Some folks with ties to South Tampa recently passed away.
The World War II veteran, who spent more than 50 years as a lawmaker, was pronounced dead at Tampa General Hospital.
The body of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Matt Sitton will arrive at MacDill Air Force Base on Friday at 10:10 a.m. and travel through South Tampa to Hubbell Funeral Home in Belleair Bluffs.
A visitation will be held tonight for the 19-year-old Plant High School graduate who died after crashing his car into the Hillsborough Bay this month.
The owner of Alvin Magnon Jewelers on South Dale Mabry was a Plant High School graduate, TBO.com reports.