Haskell C. Counts
SARASOTA, Fla. [mdash] Haskell C. Counts, 84, recently of Sarasota, Florida, passed away after an extended illness.
After retiring from the Post Office, he spent his time volunteering. These organizations included: St. John's Hospital, Merchants Older Buddies, Habitat, Paramount Theatre, Red Cross, VA, Harter House, and First United Methodist Church.
He is survived by a daughter, Kelly Hornback of Sarasota; son, James Counts of Mesa, Arizona; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patty.
A private service will be held Nov. 9 at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Anderson First United Methodist Church or Habitat for Humanity.
Online condolences may be made at www.brownbutzdiedring.com.
Published on November 2, 2019


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Kathy Nugent
Nov 05, 2019
Such a kind and caring man. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him! Prayers for you and your family Kelly and Jimmy! Love, Kathy McIntyre-Nugent
Sandy and Dick Flowers
Nov 04, 2019
RIP cousin you were a good man helped people and always friendly! You served your town of Anderson well as Post Master! Knew all the Counts History! Tell all family members hello for us ! I know you will be missed! Proud of you!
Wolfgang von Buchler
Nov 04, 2019
Working / volunteering with Haskell was always a pleasure. He was a great role model for us; his willingness to work, his upbeat nature, his humor -- We will miss him.
Deborah Nell Counts
Nov 03, 2019
Farewell my brother. When you reunite with Mom, Dad and Thom, tell them I said Hello.
Don Smith
Nov 03, 2019
A good friend since the mid 70's . Haskell will be missed many !
Bill King
Nov 03, 2019
A good decent man who will be missed.
Kimberly Porter
Nov 03, 2019
He was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed