Rita Flores was born May 22, 1959 in Mercedes, Texas to the late Placido Flores and Amelia Garcia Flores. Rita received her education through the Lake County Public School system. Rita retired from the medical field as C.N.A. in 2014. She loved going to the beach and spending time with her family. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy (she had no favorite).
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She is preceded in death by her father Placido Flores Sr., mother Amelia Garcia Flores, brother Placido Flores Jr., two sisters Janie Flores and Gloria Flores Duncan, and nephew Gerald Bedford Jr.
She leaves to cherish her memories her daughters, Tine Flores-Brown (Richard) of Grand Island, FL, Samantha Mikell (Kevin) of Leesburg, FL, and Jasmine Flores of Leesburg, FL. Eight granddaughters, Sherita Carter (Roderick) of Leesburg, FL, Reiana Carter of Leesburg, FL, Shayanna Flores of Eustis, FL, Ki’era Dallas (Antonio) of Eustis, FL, J’Mya Carter of Grand Island, FL, Heaven Mikell, Falynn Jones and Ka’vyne Jones all of Leesburg, FL. One grandson, Jayden Flores of Leesburg, FL. One great grandchild, Syn’yari Bradford of Eustis, FL. Brothers, Tony Flores of Fruitland Park, FL and Doug Schindler of Akron, OH. Sisters, Anita Dickerson (Dennis) of Center Hill, FL, Polly Coppage (Barry) of Mt Dora, FL, Angie Chapa of McAllen, TX, and Josie Flores of Tavares, FL. Also, a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins, and sorrowing friends.
A service to celebrate Rita’s life will be held at Beyers Funeral Home, 1123 W. Main St. in Leesburg, FL on Saturday, December 7th. A visitation gathering will be from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM with the celebration service at 1:00. Richard Brown, Jr will be officiating. Following the service, Rita will be interred at Lone Oak Cemetery in Leesburg.
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Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Leesburg, FL