James A. Sapp, Affiliated Founder
es have been held at the First Baptist Church, Fort Myers, Fla., for James A. Sapp, a founder of Affiliated of Florida here. Sapp died Sept. 2 after a long illness. He was 81.
Sapp's family opened J.C. Sapp & Sons grocery store in the Fort Myers area in 1928. In 1951, Sapp and his brother Clifton expanded the business and named it Tice Super Market.
In 1947, they established the Florida Retail Owned Grocers Industry, which lat