Florida Mae Hilliard departed on Monday January 13, 2020 at age 70. Florida was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to George and Lenora Hilliard on February 13, 1949. She graduated in 1969 from Booker T. Washington High School in New Orleans,Louisiana. She worked in customer service for most of her adult life. After Hurricane Katrina destroyed New Orleans, Louisianain August of 2005, Florida along with her two sisters, nieces and nephews relocated to Waco to join their brother Melvin. She wasvery family originated and enjoyed outdoor activities.
She leaves to cherish her memories by, her sister Marjorie Hilliard McFloyd, brother Melvin Hilliard, and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Florida was preceded in death by, herParents Lenora Smothers Hilliard and George Hilliard, Sisters Josephine Hilliard and Melvina Hilliard Hatcher, brother Morris Smothers, sister-in-law Geneva Hilliard, brother-in-law: Edward McFloyd Sr. and niece Rita McFloyd.
We loved Florida, but GOD loved her best.
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