Dovie D. Driggers, 92, passed away the morning of October 19, 2022 in Sebring, Florida. She was born September 3, 1930 in Bonifay, FL to K. M. and Era Elizabeth Lee. She moved to Lake Placid, Florida as a teenager.
Dovie married Bob Driggers June 7, 1949 and started their family. Dovie is survived by her sister, Ida Loving of Lake Placid and her four children: Dennis Driggers (Jeana) of Okeechobee, FL, Wade Driggers (Julie) of Venus, FL, Marilyn Hendrie (John) of Venus, FL, Pam Tavill (Jonathan) of Jacksonville, FL. She leaves behind nine grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild. Dovie worked many jobs throughout her life to include baiting trot lines along side Bob on Lake Istokpoga, packing oranges at the Packing House and many knew her best as a clerk at Lake Placid Drug Store. She enjoyed working crosswords, crocheting, working in her yard and spending time with her family. She loved her desserts with a hot cup of coffee making sure she always wore her lipstick.
Dovie was a member of the Memorial United Methodist Church in Lake Placid. Services will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2022 with visitation beginning at 1 pm, service to follow at 2 pm and burial at Oak Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, we ask donations be made in the memory of our Dovie to the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Sebring, FL