Tina Ozden May 93, of Crestview, Florida passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2023. Tina was born on February 17, 1930 in Istanbul, Turkey to Zeynel Karaoglu and Feride Guney.
Tina moved to Okaloosa County in 1955 from Hope, Arkansas and has been a resident ever since. She was a homemaker who was a member of Milligan Assembly of God Church in Milligan, Florida. Tina met her husband, Harry while he served our country stationed in Istanbul, Turkey where Tina was born. They were married on October 22, 1951 in Turkey and then returning in the states to Arkansas where two of their children was born and then eventually moved to Florida where there last child was born and made Crestview their final home. Tina worked as a waitress occasionally but was primarily a homemaker. Tina gave her life to Christ in 1973 and for the last fifty years, she faithfully served others, living a life dedicated to Christ. Tina never met a stranger, she enjoyed sharing her story of salvation to everyone and she had a kind and loving spirit. Tina enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren and sewing.
Tina is preceded in death by her husband of fifty three years, Harry, her son, Mike and her grandson, Jamey, her mother, Feride Guney, her father, Zeynel Karaoglu, her brothers, Fikret Karaoglu, and Erdam Karaoglu and her sister, Shehleuent Karaoglu.
Tina is survived by her two sons, Michael May and Kerry May (Tonya), her daughter, Cynthia Courtney, her two brothers, Fikret Karaoglu and Erdam Karaoglu and his sister, Shehlevent Karaoglu, her grandchildren, Michael May Ketchum (Austin), Jamey Riley, Christopher Riley (Cassie), Jordan May and Ryder May, seven great grandchildren, Brianna Riley, Christopher Riley II, Benjamin Riley, Esther Riley, Gabby Thomas, Isaiah Cooke (Kaysen) and Lilyann Cooke and two great great grandchildren, Maddox Hinesly and Kamron Cooke.
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Brackney Funeral Service, Crestview, is entrusted with arrangements.