Meredith “Page” Mead • October 27, 2021



Meredith Page Mead went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, so that she may watch over us in Heaven.

She was born in Richmond, Virginia to Bill and Dorothy Eckles. Page was the youngest of 3 children and she grew up in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. In 1972, she graduated from Towers High School. She moved to Pensacola, Florida and worked at International Paper as a sanitation clerk for 23 years before retiring in 2008.

Page was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. Her faith and love for our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, was steadfast. She was an avid college football fan and rarely missed a game her precious Georgia Bulldogs played. She also enjoyed camping, crafting, and attending Bands on Blackwater. She loved spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandkids, who she held so dear to her heart.

She is preceded in death by her parents. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, William Rogers Mead of Bagdad, Florida; children, Brianna Rockmore (Kerry) of Orlando, Florida; Kelli (Tyler) Watkins of Milton, Florida; brother, Alan (Faith) Eckles of Clyo, Georgia; sister, Bonnie Hansen of Atlanta, Georgia; grandchildren, Riley, Austin, Jordyn, and Maverick Watkins; husband’s children, Tami (Joey) White of Milton, Florida; Jesi (Jeff) Goynes of Milton, Florida; grandchildren, Addison Jackson, Lillian Goynes, and Shaun White; and many other family and friends.

Services will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens, Saturday, November 6th, 2021. Visitation will be held from 11:00AM-12:00PM with service starting at 12:00PM. Burial services will be held on Monday, November 8th, 2021; meeting at Pensacola Memorial Gardens at 9:45AM with procession to Barrancas National Cemetery at 10:00AM, and committal service at 11:00AM.
The service will be available via live webcast for anyone that cannot attend. You may watch the webcast live and/or for 90 days after day of service by entering this website address into one of the compatible browsers (Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox on a Windows computer/phone or Safari on an Apple Mac/iPhone):

https://webcasts.lifetributes.com/1173028

The password for viewing this webcast has been set to: 21277

The family would like to thank Dr. Amin and staff at Ascension Sacred Heart ICU. We are forever grateful for the care and compassion you showed her and our family.

  1. Kathy & Jerry Mercer says:

    Jerry & I loved Page like our family & enjoyed visiting her & Rog when we visited from Texas. I will miss thrifting with Page & all the fun times we shared when Rog & Page came to Texas. God Bless Page & Rest her Soul. Thoughts & prayers for the family & friends.

  2. Kay Werhan says:

    I worked with Page at the paper mill and always enjoyed her happy and pleasant personality. I know she will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.

  3. I only knew her and Rodger for a while but my wife Cheryl and her were close friends. Praying for the family to have peace thru this.

  4. Anne Singletary says:

    Page was the first friend I met when our family moved to Decatur when I was 4. You will be missed by many. Prayers and blessings to your family

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