Vernon Stanley Dempsey, 1940-2019
Last updated 4/1/2019 at 12:36pm
Vernon S. Dempsey, 78, of Lake Wales passed away Friday, March 29 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale.
He was born December 12, 1940 in Signal Mountain, TN to the late James Willie and Minnetta Dorothy (Miles) Dempsey. He has been a resident of the area for 12 years and Florida for 22 years. He was a controller for DuPont and a member of the First Baptist Church in Lake Wales. Stanley loved his Corvette and was in several Corvette clubs. He enjoyed golf, the outdoors, hiking, and doing a comedy skit with the character "Vernon Snodgrass" from Bulls Gap, TN. He was a deacon in churches in...