>BARBARA ANNE ALDERMAN – 70 - Homemaker -( wife of Douglas R. Alderman,Sr.)
LAKELAND - Barbara Alderman of Lakeland, passed away Sept. 5, 2013 due to a brain hemorrhage.  Barbara was born in Sarasota, Florida and lived in California until late 1950 s, when she moved to Lakeland. She worked as a Mom, raising her family, while being an avid gardener, traveling to the National Parks, and collecting her rocks and shells.   >Barbara was preceded in death by her husband Douglas, a grandson Justin Crum, and a great- grandson Trinity Crum. > She is survived by her sons, Thomas Alderman and fiancée Sonia Baruch, Douglas Ray Alderman Jr., and a daughter Angie Mudge and husband Todd; a brother Tommie Bragg; grandchildren Andrew Crum, Celine Alderman, Seattle Alderman and Erin Alderman; and a great-grandson Austin Crum.  Memorial services will take place on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 6:00 pm, at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Home at Serenity Gardens, 3350 Mall Hill Drive, Lakeland. Friends are invited beginning at 5:00 pm. The family has requested that donations be made to either: SPCA, or, Moffitt Cancer Center. -  Ledger, September 9, 2013    
> ALICE D. ALDERMAN – 90 - Assistant V.P. People's Bank
LAKELAND - Mrs. Alice D. Alderman died on January 19, 2012 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. She was born February 2, 1921 in Nashua, Iowa. Mrs. Alderman was a member of College Heights United Methodist Church and a 60 year member of the P.E.O. She worked at Peoples Bank for 35 years. > She was predeceased by her husband Gettys P. Alderman. > Survivors include her sister Margaret D. Pearson, Mesa, Arizona; niece, Pamela Wright and nephew, Richard Pearson. Memorials may be made to College Heights United Methodist Church, 942 South Blvd., Lakeland, Fl. 33803 or to The American Heart Association , P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, Texas, 75284.  Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Oak Hill Burial Park. >Condolences may be sent to the family at . - Ledger, January 22, 2012        
>ALVIN A. ALDERMAN - 86 - American Cyanamid -  H/O - Irene E. Alderman
LAKELAND - Alvin A. Alderman passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at Highland Lake Center of heart failure. Mr. Alderman was born December 17, 1925 in Nichols, FL, to Ira & Gertrude (Whidden) Alderman. Mr. Alderman moved to Lakeland one year ago from Ft. Meade.  Mr. Alderman was a veteran of the U.S. Navy (W.W.II), a maintenance supervisor for American Cyanamid, a devoted family man and of the Baptist faith. > Mr. Alderman is survived by his wife of 60 years Irene Alderman,  sons Richard Alderman, Mike Alderman & Randy Alderman, daughter Kristi Lindsay, sister Laverne Vogler, grandchildren Shawn, Garette & Brandon. Visitation will be Sunday May 6, 2012, at Seigler Funeral Home-Hwy. 60 E. Mulberry. Funeral services will be Monday May 7, 2012  at Seigler Funeral Home. Arrangements entrusted to Seigler Funeral Home- Mulberry, FL. – Ledger, May 4, 2012
> IRENE Elizabeth KEEN/ ALDERMAN -  82 – Homemaker - W/O-  Alvin A. Alderman
LAKELAND - Irene E. Alderman passed away Saturday September 7, 2013 at L.R.M.C. of heart failure. Mrs. Alderman was born in Brewster, FL, on November 9, 1930 to Solan & Susan (Walker) Keen. Mrs. Alderman was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. > Mrs. Alderman is preceded in death by her husband Alvin Alderman. in ( 05-02-2012 )
> She is survived by her sons Richard Alderman, Randall Alderman and Michael Alderman, brother Junior Keen and 3 grandchildren Shawn, Garrett & Brandon. Visitation will be held Wednesday September 11, 2013 at Seigler Funeral Home-Chapel. > Brother Solon Keen, Jr. passed 11-26-2014- <  Funeral services will be Thursday September 12, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at Seigler Funeral Home-Chapel, Hwy. 60 E. Mulberry, FL.  Arrangements entrusted to Seigler Funeral Home. - Ledger,Tuesday, Sept 10, 2013
> Notes- married in Polk co. to Alvin Archibald Alderman – Irene Elizabeth Keen on 12-24-1951
LAKELAND -- Mrs. Charlotte Alderman of Lakeland died of heart failure Sunday (April 27, 2003) at home. She was  born in Dexter, Maine, on Oct. 8, 1910, she came to Lakeland from Maine in 1916. She was a waitress. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church. >Mrs. Alderman is survived by her nephew, Brad Russum, Lakeland; nieces, Emma Walters, Virginia, and Sandra Russum, and Beverly Russum, both of Lakeland; and two great-nephews. - Visitation will be tonight at Gentry-Morrison Southside Funeral Home. Graveside services will be Thursday at Oak Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice.- Ledger, April 30, 2003
> CURTIS EDGAR ALDERMAN - 67 -Truck Driver
LAKELAND -- Mr. Curtis Edgar Alderman of Lakeland died of lung failure Saturday (Nov. 1, 2003) at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He was born Dec. 1, 1935, he was a lifelong resident of Lakeland. He was a long-distance truck driver. He was a Pentecostal. > Mr. Alderman is survived by his wife, Nancy L. Alderman; sons, Curtis W. Alderman, James Carl Alderman, and Clifford O. Alderman, all of Lakeland; sisters, Ethel Davis, Bartow & Linda Evans, Lakeland; brothers, Rudolph Alderman, Grand Ridge, Leamon Alderman and Douglas Alderman, both of Lakeland; and four grandchildren. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 this evening at Countryside Funeral Chapel. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. - Ledger, Nov. 3, 2003 - 
> DOUGLAS R. ALDERMAN, Sr. – 68 - Structural Engineer - ( husband of Barbara Anne Alderman )
LAKELAND - Douglas R. Alderman of Lakeland, passed away June 28, 2011 of heart failure. Douglas was born in Auburndale, and was a lifelong resident of the area. He retired in 2006 after 43 years working as a self employedstructural engineer for several firms throughout North America and Canada. He was an avid sports car enthusiast, especially the Corvette, traveling to car shows with Barbara. They also enjoyed traveling in the RV, seeing almost every national park in the country. > He is survived by his wife Barbara; his 2 sons, Ray of Knoxville, TN, and Thom of Riverview, FL; a daughter, Angie Mudge and her husband Todd of Lakeland; 2 sisters, Ethel Davis of Bartow and Linda Evans of Lakeland; and his 5 grandchildren, Andrew, Justin, Celine, Seattle and Erin. > Pre-Deceased by brothers, Curtis, Rudolph and Douglas Alderman. Services will be held on Friday, July 1, 2011 at the Gentry-Morrison Funeral Home, 5245 US 98 Northside. Friends may attend beginning at 5:00. Family requested memorial contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. – Ledger, June 30, 2011
>FLOYD K. ALDERMAN -  75 - CSX Railroad
PLANT CITY - Floyd K Alderman of Plant City, passed away on Sunday August 19, 2007 in Palmer, Alaska. Mr. Alderman was born in Arcadia, FL and moved to Plant City in 1932. He was a retired conductor from the CSX Railroad, was a Navy veteran of the Korean War, & attended the First Baptist Church of Plant City.
>He was preceded in death by his wife Carolyn E. Alderman. >Survivors include sons: Doug Alderman (Dale) of Plant City, Steve Alderman (Debbie) of Wasilla, AK; daughter, Susan Hall (Danny) of Colman, Alabama; sisters: Inez Thomas, Pauline Joyner, Carolyn Peacock, Eloise Thomas, all of Plant City, Marie Powers of Bradenton, Hazel Norman of Orlando; 6 grandchildren & 4 great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Sat., Aug. 25th at 3:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Plant City with Richard Joyner officiating. A Masonic service will follow. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Masonic Home, 3201 1st St. NE, St. Pete, FL 33704. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Lacey McClellan & Staff. Ledger, Aug. 23, 2007
> GLEN ALDERMAN – 78 - CF Chemicals
BLAIRSVILLE, GA- Mr. Glen Alderman went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 12, 2012 after a lengthy illness. Glen was born in Bartow, FL on March 21, 1934. In his youth he was a Boy Scout, and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, along with his twin Brother Sam. He served in the U.S. Navy. He worked at CF Chemicals, Bartow, FL. For 25 years he was a member of the Willow Oak Volunteer Fire Department and was instrumental in building the fire station and Community Center there. When he retired he moved to Blairsville where he worked at Vogel State Park, and was also a Vogel volunteer for many years. > He is survived by His wife, Barbara Alderman, Blairsville, GA.; daughters, Joni Alderman and Jennifer Dyer of Blairsville; sons, Tim Alderman (Denise) and Todd Alderman of Mulberry, Fl.; twin brother, Sam Alderman (Janet) of Mulberry, Fl.; sister, Ernestine Stavely, of Lakeland, Fl.; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. > He was pre-deceased by his parents, Timothy and Myrtle Alderman, Mulberry, FL; sister, Doris Murphy, Lakeland, Fl. and two grandsons, Josh and Ryan Alderman of Mulberry, Fl.
 A memorial service will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 AM at the United Methodist Church of Mulberry. Reception will follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the United Methodist Church – Ledger, July 18, 2012
> HARMON ELLIOTT ALDERMAN - 70 - Retired Mosiac Fertilizer
MULBERRY - Harmon Elliott Alderman, born Dec. 26, 1942, and died at Lakeland Regional Medical Center on Jan 5, 2013, due to complications related to cancer. Harmon retired from Mosaic Fertilizer after 35 yrs of service. He also served in the U.S. Army for 3 years. He served as a deacon at Southside Baptist Church of Mulberry, Florida.
Survived by his wife of 47 years, Mary Alderman, son Wade Alderman and daughter Amanda Summerlin, all of Mulberry. Harmon had 5 grandchildren: Sean, Cherie, Nathen, Paige and Kendall, and 1 great grandson: Brayden. He is also survived by brother Norman Alderman of Chicora and sister Trumella Parrish of Riverview. There will be a memorial service held at Southside Baptist Church on Saturday, January 12, 2013.  - Ledger, Jan. 9, 2013
> THYRA ALDERMAN MARTIN – 75 – Homemaker 
Bartow - Mrs. Thyra M. (Alderman) Martin, of Bartow, Fla., died from renal failure Wednesday (Oct. 18, 2006) at Bartow Regional Medical Center in Bartow, Fla. She was a homemaker and a member of Christina Park Baptist Church. > She is preceded in death by her daughter, Wynnonia Gooch. >She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Elmer W. "Bill" Martin of Bartow, Fla.; 2 sons, John Floyd (Priscilla) of Mulberry, William R. Gooch Jr., of Bartow; 3 daughters, Gwen Perez (Billy) of Bartow, Pamela Dyer (Wayne) of Orlando, Regina Dubour (Richard) of Greenfield, Mass.; 2 sisters, S. Loretta Alderman of Arkansas, Evelyn C. Cary (Ron) of Clermont; brother, Danny R. Alderman of Winter Garden, Fla.; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.  Visitation will be at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home Monday, Oct. 23, 2006Funeral services will follow at  the funeral home chapel. Interment will be at Wildwood Cemetery in Bartow, Fla. – Ledger, Oct. 20, 2006
>Note: I found a Thrya Margueritte Alderman married to a Elmer Wilbur Martin on 4-29-1977 marriage records for Polk Co., Fl.
LAKELAND - Mr. Roland Lane Alderman died on March 20, 2012 at his home of cancer. He was born on April 18, 1924 in Brewster, Florida. Mr. Alderman was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He was an active member of the Florida Trail Association. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. >  He was predeceased by his wife  of 40 years, Mary Louise Hefferan Alderman and grandson, Andrew S. Alderman. >Survivors include sons, Michael J. (Silvia) Alderman, Tallahassee, Fl., Patrick L. (Kathryn) Alderman, Lakeland, Fl.; daughter, Mary Jo Alderman, Plant City, Fl.; 4 grandchildren, Matthew Alderman, Scott Hollingsworth, Chelsea Hollingsworth, Cameron Hollingsworth, and brother, Ralph (Ann) Alderman, Homosassa, Fl. Memorials may be made to Florida Trail Association, 5415 S.W. 13th Street, Gainesville, Fl. 32608. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, March 23, 2012 at 10:00 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church with a visitation one hour prior to the Mass. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Burial Park. Condolences may be sent to the family at - Ledger on March 22, 2012
>OSCAR RUDOLF ALDERMAN - 76 - Owned A Trucking Company   (husband of Lettie Alderman)
GRAND RIDGE -- Mr. Oscar Rudolf Alderman of Grand Ridge died of Lou Gehrig's disease Saturday (July 9, 2005).  Mr. Alderman was a former resident of Winter Haven. He was a veteran of the Army. He owned a trucking company. He attended Shady Grove Pentecostal Holiness Church. >  Mr. Alderman  is survived by his wife of 58 years, Lettie Alderman; children, Marie Armstrong and Oscar A. Alderman, both of Grand Ridge, Kenneth R. Alderman, William "Buddy" Alderman and Jimmy Alderman, all of Lakeland, and Patricia Goff, Panama City; sisters, Ethel Davis, Bartow, Linda Evans, Lakeland; brothers, Leaman Alderman, Winter Haven, Douglas Alderman, Lakeland; 14 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.Services will be held later. Markham Funeral Home, Marianna. - Ledger, July 11, 2005
>THOMAS BRYAN ALDERMAN – 57 - Real Estate Broker
BRADENTON -- Mr. Thomas Bryan Alderman of Bradenton, who has family in Polk County, died of heart failure Wednesday (July 23, 2003) at home. He was born in Tampa on Dec. 11, 1945, he moved to Bradenton from Wimauma in 1962. He was a real estate broker. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. >Mr. Alderman is survived by his mother, Gloria Alderman, Winter Haven; brothers, Leslie D. Alderman Jr., Fort Myers, James M. Alderman, Delray, Joseph H. Alderman, John C. Alderman, both of Winter Haven; sisters, Patricia Murrell, Marilyn Alderman, both of Winter Haven, Gloria Taylor, Lakeland Memorial services will be, Saturday at St. Joseph's Chapel in Winter Haven. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph's Endowment Fund. - Ledger ,July 25, 2003
> KENNETH N. "Kenny" ALDERMAN – 51 - Alderman Land Surveys
EAGLE LAKE -- Mr. Kenneth N. "Kenny" Alderman of Winter Haven died of cancer Monday (July 11, 2005) at Brandywyne Health Center in Winter Haven. He was born in Winter Haven on Oct. 1, 1953, he moved to Eagle Lake 10 years ago. He was a surveyor for Alderman Land Surveys for more than 25 years, and after the business sold in 2000 he continued to work for the new company. He was an Army veteran. He was a Protestant. > Mr. Alderman is survived by his mother, Joanne Viertel Alderman, Winter Haven; daughter, Kayla Alderman, Summerville, S.C.; brother, Michael Alderman, Fort Meade. Graveside services will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Winter Haven. Steele's Family Funeral Services, Winter Haven. -  Ledger, July 12, 2005
> IONA Hill ALDERMAN -  96 - Homemaker
LAKELAND - Iona Alderman passed away of heart failure on Sunday, June 14, 2009. Mrs. Alderman was a lifelong resident of Lakeland, a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. > She was predeceased by husband Maurice Alderman.
Survivors include her sons: Karl Alderman of Lakeland, FL and Wayne Alderman of Arcadia, FL; daughters: Ruth Ann Hathcock of Lakeland, FL; and Marcella Earnest of Alabama; sister, Eula Mae Caples of Minneola, FL; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchild and 1 great-great-grandchild. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 17th at Wells Memorial Chapel. A graveside service will follow at, Mt. Enon Cemetery. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City. – Ledger, June 16, 2009
> Note: Iona Hill married Maurice Alderman in Polk Co. on June 18, 1935- according to Polk marriage index.
> HUBERT L. ALDERMAN - 65 - Scrap Metal Dealer
AUBURNDALE -- Mr. Hubert  L. Alderman of Auburndale died of complications of diabetes Aug. 22, 2005, at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale. He was 65. Born in Auburndale on Nov. 20, 1939, he was a lifelong resident of the area. He was a scrap metal dealer. He was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith. > Mr.  Alderman is survived by his daughter, Christina Marie Alderman, Auburndale; brother, Douglas Alderman, Lakeland; sisters, Ethel Davis, Bartow, Linda Evans, Lakeland; stepson, Clinton C. Ward, Auburndale; 10 grandchildren.  Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Auburndale Memorial Park. Oak Ridge Funeral Care, Winter Haven. – Ledger, Sept. 1, 2005
> J. HORACE “Stud” ALDERMAN – 70 – Land Survey’s
J. Horace was a 57 year resident of Winter Haven, He was born in 1929. J. was an 18 year member of the Florida National Guard Battery C and the Owner of Alderman Land Surveys, He passed away at Winter Haven Hospital on Wednesday, May 31, 2000.  Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, June 4, 2000 at Steele’s Family Funeral Service, 207 Burns Lane Southeast, Winter Haven.  Graveside Funeral services will be Monday, June 5, 2000, at Oaklawn Cemetery, Winter Haven – Ledger, June 1, 2000.
> PAUL ALDERMAN – 68 - Self- Employed Truck Driver -
KATHLEEN -- Mr. Paul Alderman of Kathleen died of lung failure Wednesday (Oct. 16, 2002) at East Pasco Medical Center in Zephyrhills. He was born in Winter Garden on Sept. 6, 1934, he came to Kathleen at an early age. He was a self-employed truck driver. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was a Baptist.
 Mr.  Alderman is survived by his wife, Janice Alderman; daughters, Debbie Thomas, Dorothy Cole, Dawn Stephens, all of Kathleen; sons, Tommy Fritchley, Nauvoo, Ala., Randy Fritchley, Paul Alderman Jr., both of Kathleen; sisters, Ethel Davis, Bartow, Linda Evans, Lakeland; brothers, Rudolph Alderman, Grand Ridge, Curtis Alderman, Douglas Alderman, both of Lakeland, Leamon Alderman, Auburndale; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 this evening at Countryside Funeral Chapel. Services will be Saturday at the funeral home chapel. – Pg. B-4 - Ledger, Oct. 18, 2002

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