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Margaret Jo Leavitt (Barron)

April 26, 2014

LEAVITT Margaret Jo Leavitt, age 71, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, April 26, 2014 from the Blanding Boulevard Baptist Church, 5005 Blanding Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32210. Further memorial s...

Virginia Strack

April 26, 2014

Mrs. Virginia C. Strack, 93, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014. Virginia was born in Conway, AR and moved to Jacksonville in 1955. She was a founding member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. She was predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Andrew...

Rosemarie Leak

April 25, 2014

LEAK, Rosemarie Leak, 82, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014. Rosemarie was born on February 18, 1932 to the late Clifford and Bernice Mares, Sr. She was predeceased by her husband Paul R. Leak of 55 years. Rosemarie was very passionate about her fam...

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Daniel George Budd, Jr.

April 24, 2014

BUDD—Daniel George Budd, Jr. went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 21st 2014. He was born and raised here in Jacksonville and retired from Benjamin Moore. He was predeceased by a sister Sonja Shadd,  He is survived by his wife of 52 years...

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Raymond Daniel Baldwin

April 23, 2014

  BALDWIN……Raymond Daniel Baldwin, 87, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.  He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Loretta Baldwin.  Mr. Baldwin was a loving husband and father.  Per his wishes, there will be no memorial service...

Kathryn Kirkland Puscas (Kirkland)

April 23, 2014

PUSCAS Kathryn Kirkland Puscas, 68 passed away on Thursday April 17, 2014 in Jacksonville. She was born in Douglas, Georgia on November 20, 1945 to C. E. Kirkland, Sr. and Erma Davis Kirkland. Ms. Puscas lived in Jacksonville since 1977 and was re...

Kathryn A. Engel

April 19, 2014

Kathryn Ann Engel 67, of Jacksonville, passed away on April 19, 2014. She was born to the late Leatrice Joy Queen on August 2, 1949. Beloved wife of  Otto Engel, beloved mother of Cheryl Sidbury (Robin) and John Binkley(Terri),  grandchildren Kathr...

Bonnie L. Fontenot

April 16, 2014

FONTENOT……..Bonnie L. Fontenot, 52, of Jacksonville was born August 31, 1961 and passed away April 7, 2014.  Mrs. Fontenot was from Huntington County, PA.  She is predeceased by her sister, Debra Greenland Parsons.  She is survived by her husb...

Esta Susan Swearingen

April 14, 2014

SWEARINGEN, Esta Susan Swearingen, 62, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014.  Susan, a lifelong resident of the Jacksonville area, was a cosmetologist for over 35 years.  She was a member of Lake Forest Church of Christ, where a Memorial Service will...

Nancy Gay

April 12, 2014

Born November 17, 1939 in Centerville MS to parents Albert and Ruby Young, Nancy went home to Jesus April 4, 2014 in Jacksonville FL after a 16 year courageous battle with many medical problems.  She accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior at age 9...

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John Frank Turner

April 10, 2014

John Frank Turner, 92, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014 in Hospice at St. Vincent’s Hospital after a brief illness. He was born February 24, 1922 in Davie County, North Carolina to Marshall and Ruth Turner, the youngest of three boys. He lived ...

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Robert C Adkins

April 9, 2014

Robert Charles Adkins,83 died Friday, April 4, 2014 at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born April 21, 1930 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Georgia, the son of Charlie Franklin and Martha Ruth Mathews Adkins.He graduated from Columbus High S...

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James R. McClellan

April 9, 2014

McCLELLAN James R. “Jack” McClellan, Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend, died Saturday April 5, 2014, one month shy of his 89th birthday in Jacksonville. Dad was born May 4, 1925 in Egypt, Georgia to Ja...

Kenneth Levy Bolt

April 8, 2014

BOLT  Kenneth Levy Bolt, 79, passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014. Mr. Bolt was a native of Hillsville, Virginia and longtime resident of Jacksonville. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He owned and operated his paint and body shop for 3...

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Major Robert Andrew Barquist

April 7, 2014

Major Robert Andrew Barquist, retired, 91, of Jacksonville, died peacefully Thursday evening surrounded by his family. He was born to the late Anton Victor Barquist and Georgiana Delia Ryan Barquist on February 10, 1923 in Minneapolis, MN.  After...

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Robert Wilson Bordeaux

April 4, 2014

BORDEAUX......Robert Wilson Bordeaux, 42, devoted husband, father, son, brother and loyal friend was born on February 29, 1972 and passed away on March 29, 2014. Wilson graduated with a degree in finance from ArizonaStateUniversity and was a proud v...

Fred Godbolt, Jr.

April 3, 2014

GODBOLT Fred Godbolt Jr. went home to be with the Lord on Monday morning, March 31, 2014.  He joins his beloved wife of 61 years, Martha Jean, who passed away in 2009.  He is survived by a daughter, Sandra Hopf (Bill), a son, Richard Godbolt (Da...

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Dale Keith Hayslett

April 3, 2014

HAYSLETT, Dale Keith Hayslett, 47 of Jacksonville, Florida, went to be with his Lord Thursday, April 3, 2014.  Dale was born in Roanoke, Virginia November 23, 1966 to the late Herman Wilson Hayslett and Nancy Lieu Sink.  Dale served in the United S...

Kenneth Stephen Jackson, Jr.

March 31, 2014

JACKSON   Kenneth Stephen Jackson, Jr. passed away unexpectedly into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, March 25th, 2014.  Stephen was born on April 29th, 1991 to loving parents, Kenneth Stephen Jackson, Sr. and Angelia Strickland Jackson....

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Harry U. Jennings

March 28, 2014

JENNINGS…..Harry U. Jennings, 92, passed away, Tuesday, March 25, 2014.  He was born in Escanaba, MI., lived in Kansas City and retired to Jacksonville in 1981.  He and his wife loved to travel  and always enjoyed returning to the Upper Peninsul...

Billie Byous

March 25, 2014

BYOUS Billie Byous, 92, the best mother, wife, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend in the whole wide world left this earth to live forever with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 18, 2014 in her home with her loving family by her side.  Y...

Wendy Margaret Davis

March 22, 2014

DAVIS……Wendy M. Davis, beautiful bride of Arnold R. "Dave" Davis, passed away on their 54th wedding anniversary, March 12.  Wendy was born in Dover, England in 1942 during a WW2 bombing raid by German forces.   Wendy was preceded in death by h...

Dolores G. Bianco

March 22, 2014

Dolores G. Bianco, 82, passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014. She was born in New   Haven, CT on January 10, 1932. She was predeceased by her parents, Theodore and Coraline Goergen and her son James Bianco. Survivors include her husband of 57 yea...

Jane Tappouni Nackashi

March 22, 2014

NACKASHI…..Jane Nackashi, 98, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014, on the feast of St.   Joseph, at home surrounded by her family. She was born in Mosul, Iraqi, February 8,1916. She married Solomon Nackashi 4/15/1934. In 1935 she came to Americ...

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Frederick J. Simpson

March 22, 2014

SIMPSON…….Frederick J. Simpson, 85, a Jacksonville native, passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014.  He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Sally.  After graduating from the University of Florida he served in the U. S. Army during the Korean W...