Fred L. Lanier, Jr. CMSgt, USAF,(Ret.)

September 16, 1926January 25, 2013

LANIER, Fred L. Jr., CMSgt, USAF (Ret.), 86, of Tampa entered into rest January 25, 2013. Fred was past Master of Port Tampa Masonic Lodge No. 153 F&AM and was a longtime member of Peninsular Christian Church. After retiring from the Air Force Fred started his own cabinet business in Tampa. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth. Survivors include his wife, Ramona; son, Jeffrey L. Lanier Sr.; daughter, Jill D. Floyd (Jim); three grandchildren, James E. Floyd III (Stephanie), Jeffrey L. Lanier Jr (Caron), Jason L. Floyd (Christina); eight great-grandchildren, James E. Floyd IV, Carrlee R. Floyd, Ashleigh R. Lanier, Ryan E. Lanier, Jackson L. Lanier, Sierra Dally, Elizabeth Rucker, Zachary Rucker. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Peninsular Christian Church, Tampa, interment to follow in Hillsboro Memorial Gardens with military honors. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to the food ministry at Peninsular Christian Church.


  • Visitation Tuesday, January 29, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Fred L. Lanier, Jr. CMSgt, USAF,(Ret.)

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Allan & Margaret Jones

January 30, 2013

We will always remember the happy times we spent with Fred over the last few years. Please accept our deepest sympathy and condolences to you, Ramona, and all the family.

January 29, 2013

sorry for your lost.please acept my sympathy. Ms.s.cano to jeff sr.

January 29, 2013

sorry for your lost . iam a friend of jeff. ilost my son i know how it feels so so sorry . sylvia cano

Jim & Diane Orr

January 27, 2013

Our condolences to the family. We will miss Uncle "Jack".