sunshine | 3/7/2012, 3 a.m.

died peacefully at home on February 29, 2012 after a brief illness. Mr. Tolbert was section leader for the flue and sousaphone at Stanton High School, Jax., FL and Florida A&M University. He served as the band director of Miami Central High School (1971-1985), Miami Norland (1986-1998), Florida Memorial University, Dillard High School and John F. Kennedy Middle School in Riviera Beach, FL. On November 13, 2011, Mr. Tolbert was inducted into the Florida Bandmasters Association Hall of Fame at Stetson University in Deland, FL. Mr. Tobert is survived by his devoted wife, Donna; children, Dawn and Jonah (Audrey); three sisters, one brother and a host of relatives and friends. Memorial service 11 a.m., Friday at St. Edwards Catholic Church, 19000 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33029. Royal Funeral Service will be directing services.