Wanda Michelle Rivers

September 7, 1966 ~ October 1, 2023 (age 57) 57 Years Old

Wanda Rivers Obituary

Wanda Michelle Rivers was born on September 7, 1966 in Gainesville, FL to the late Katie Mae Davis and James Ray Markham. She departed this life on October 1t, 2023 at Shands Hospital.


Wanda was preceded in death by her mother, Katie Mae Davis; stepfather, Adell Davis; and father, James Ray Markham.


Loving memories will be left in the heart s of her: her children, Shawndria LaWanda Rivers and Travonta DeAngelo Rivers Sr.; grandchildren, Shantrell Hamilton, Amari Davis, Travonta’nae Rivers, and Travonte Deangelo Rivers Jr., grandmother, Elizabeth Hutto; sisters, Sharon Mack, Rebecca Mathis (Anthony) of Gainesville, Kenyatta Wims of Jacksonville, FL, and Shanika Markham of Ocala, FL; brothers, Ronnie Isaac, Bernard Isaac, Pasco Williams Jr., and James Ray Markham Jr. (Natalie), all of Gainesville, FL; and host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

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October 13, 2023

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Phillip & Sons Visitation Suite
310 State Road 26
Melrose, FL 32666

Celebration of Life
October 14, 2023

11:00 AM
Upper Room Ministries
3575 NE 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

Interment following funeral service
October 14, 2023

Sandhill Cemetery
2803 NW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609


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