Master John Ayden Giannopoulos joined the children of heaven on Friday, March 7, 2014, at the age of 3 months.
Ayden was born Nov. 24, 2013, in Winter Haven, Fla., and lived with his loving parents in Bartow, Fla.
Ayden was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandmother, Debbie Wessell and paternal great-grandparents, Nikolaos Giannopoulos and Zoe Vareltezis.
He is survived by his parents, Chelsea Ann Gargus and Nikolaos I. Giannopoulos, both of Bartow, Fla.; maternal grandparents, Danny and Melissa Newman, Fort Meade, Fla., and Dennis and Linda Gargus, Bowling Green, Fla.; paternal grandparents, John and Tula Giannopoulos, Fort Meade, Fla.; maternal great-grandparents, James and Carol Gargus, Bowling Green, Fla.; paternal great-grandparents, Michael and Pelagia Doulos, Effort, Penn.; uncles and aunts, Nikki and Zoe Giannopoulos, Kiki Giannopoulus, Jonathan and Jessie Gargus, all of Fort Meade, Fla., and Lacey Webber, Bartow, Fla.
Visitation is 10-11 a.m., Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the First Baptist Church, 307 E. Broadway, Fort Meade.
Funeral service is 11 a.m. in the church sanctuary with the Rev. Kenny Slay officiating.
Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Fort Meade with Father Dean Photos officiating.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.hancockfh.com and donations may be made for the family at any BB&T bank under the “Ayden Donation Account.”
Hancock Funeral Home, Fort Meade, is in charge of arrangements.