Chipola’s Southern Fried Funeral tickets on sale

cast and crewMARIANNA—Tickets for the Chipola College production of the comedy hit, “Southern Fried Funeral,” are on sale in the Center for the Arts Box Office and online.

The show is centered on the news that Dewey Frye is dead and the rest of his family is left to pick up the pieces—if they don’t kill each other first. Funerals bring out the worst, the best, and the funniest in families.

Actors include: Sarah Liffick as Dorothy Frye, Gracie Wallace as Sammy Jo Frye-Lefette, Darby Benjamin as Harlene Frye, Chandler King as Dewey Frye, Jr., Jaylyn Palmer as Dub Frye, Saylor Novonglosky as Atticus Van Leer, Avery Potts as Beecham Lefette, Ashleigh Braswell as Martha Ann Fox, Layton Hanlon as Fairy June Cooper, Destin Dawson as Benny Charles and A’dajah Swilley as Ozella Meeks.

The show runs Oct. 27-30 and plays nightly at 7 p.m. with a Sunday, Oct. 30, matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for ages 18 and under.

An opening night dinner show is set for Oct. 27 with seating by reservation only.  Proceeds go to the Chipola Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges.  Tickets—$30—for dinner and show, are on sale now.

Sirmon invites theatre fans to join the Applauding Chipola Theatre (ACT) Fund Patrons may join online at, or in person at the Box Office.

For information, call the Box Office at 850-718-2420 or visit