Lamonte Howard Ousley III

Lamonte Howard Ousley II, 72, passed away January 2, 2020.  He was born June 19, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Lamonte Ousley I and Marion (Thomas) Ousley.  He is preceded in death by his wife, Jackie (Bell) Ousley; step mother, Lucille (Bolling) Ousley; step father, Chester Williamson.

Lamonte was the owner of a tile company and came to Sarasota County 25 years ago from Fort Lauderdale.  He was baptized Episcopalian at St. Edmunds Episcopal Church where he was an acolyte and he loved to fish and play bongos and Congo drums.  

Left to cherish his memory are his sister, Lynn Ousley; niece, Ylayn Ousley and his dear friends, Roger Larson, Ron Swanson and Bob and Irma Whitmer.  He will also be missed by his many cousins in Chicago and Memphis.

Arrangements are being handled for the family by Maloney Funeral Home.