• Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 6/14/19

    James Chamberlain, 88, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in the care of Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach, Fla. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   Mary Jane Claire, 79, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in the care of Community Hospice…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Christopher Troy Adams

    Christopher Troy Adams, 45, of Hilliard, Fla., passed away June 6, 2019 in Jacksonville, Fla. He was born July 27, 1973 in Norwalk, Conn. and attended Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. As a young man, Chris attained the rank of Eagle Scout, which began his love for hiking and outdoor activities with his family. Through dedication and…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 6/12/19

    Valerie Blake passed away peacefully May 25, 2019. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   Dorothy Crews passed away peacefully May 25, 2019. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   Larry Joe Duffield, 68, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Friday, June 7, 2019. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors   Nancy A. Grove, 79, passed away Monday morning, June 10,…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 6/7/19

    Harry G. Braswell Jr., 65, of Fernandina Beach passed away May 17, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Roberta A. Fanning, 69, passed away June 3, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Micah L. Kyle Sr., 75, passed away June 3, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Carol  Sabatelli, 63, of…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Patricia Readdick Lyons

    Patricia “Pat” Readdick Lyons, 81, a resident of Live Oak and formerly of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Lake City Medical Center in Lake City, Fla. She was born in Jacksonville, Fla. a daughter of the late Leighton and Etta MacDonald Readdick but had lived all of her life in Fernandina Beach until moving to…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Jody Lee Bushey

    Jody Lee Bushey, 59, passed away May 31, 2019. He was born May 14, 1960, in Colchester, Vt., the son of Ormond Bushey Sr. and Anita W. Companion Bushey. He moved to Jacksonville, Fla. 15 years ago from Essex Junction, Vt.  Jody was a construction contractor and worked most of his life within the construction business. He enjoyed the outdoors.…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 6/5/19

    Harry G. Braswell Jr., 65, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away May 17, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Roberta A. Fanning, 69, passed away June 3, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Micah L. Kyle Sr., 75, passed away June 3, 2019. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery   Carol Sabatelli, 63,…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Marie Sandra Straub

    Marie Sandra Straub gently slipped away May 10, 2019. She departed this life just as she preferred to live it – beside her dedicated husband, surrounded by her loving children, amid her dearest lifelong friends. Though born August 11, 1942, Marie did not start counting the years until her senior year of high school in 1961, when she met the…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Mr. Richard Henry Roberts Sr.

    Mr. Richard Henry Roberts Sr., 61, was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 24, 2019. He was born to Orelia Simmons-Roberts and Romeo Roberts Sr., who preceded him in death. He was a 1976 graduate of Peck High School in Fernandina Beach, Fla. He furthered his education at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. He was united…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Donna Brookes Cowan

    Donna Brookes Cowan, 70, of Fernandina Beach, Fla. and formerly of Burlington, Vt. and Bowie, Md., died unexpectedly Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla. Brookes, a much beloved professor at the University of Vermont (UVM) in Burlington for 32 years, was named Outstanding Professor of the Year and nominated for the award every subsequent year…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Grace Culleton Harmon

    Grace Culleton Harmon, 92, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., died peacefully May 29 2019. Grace was born in New York City to Genevieve O’Dwyer and Charles Culleton and moved to Ellicott City, Md. as a teenager. She graduated from Mount de Sales Academy in Catonsville, Md. and earned her bachelor’s degree from The College of Notre Dame of Maryland. She married…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Sara Luke Ezzell

    Mrs. Sara Luke Ezzell, 99, passed away February 2, 2019 at Redmond Hospital in Rome, Ga. After living in Fernandina Beach, Fla. for more than 30 years, she moved to Rome in 2018 to be closer to family. Sara was born October 15, 1919 in Rocky Ford, Ga. to the late Annie Wyatt Luke and Thomas Monroe Luke. Sara’s father…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Betty Shallberg Quealy

    Betty Shallberg Quealy died peacefully in her sleep Wednesday morning, May 22, 2019 at her beloved home in Amelia Island Plantation surrounded by family. Betty called Amelia Island her home for the last 35 years of her life. Betty was born April 27, 1919 in Moline, Ill., the only daughter of Alice Kennedy Shallberg and Gustavus Aldolphus Shallberg. She spent…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Joan Marie Sterling

    Joan Marie Sterling passed peacefully from this earth on May 24, 2019 surrounded by her family. Joan Marie Sterling was a lifelong resident of Nassau County. She was raised in Yulee on the family farm, lived in Baltimore Maryland for a brief period, and later moved to Fernandina Beach. Joan attended Yulee High School, where she formed many lifelong friends…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Mark James Williams

    Mark James Williams, 58, of Yulee, Fla., passed away April 18, 2019. Born in Fernandina Beach, Fla., he was a lifelong resident of Yulee. He graduated while in the U.S. Army, where he was airborne. He was known for his engaging smile and his contagious laugh. He was a friend to everyone and loved by many. He was preceded in…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 5/29/19

    Donna Brookes Cowan, Ph.D., 70, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors   Per Glen Klykken, 70, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away May 25, 2019. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors   Cora Lee Morris, 87, of Yulee, Fla. passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in the care of Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    James Ronald Jackson

    James Ronald Jackson went peacefully to his heavenly home on May 17, 2019 at the age of 87. He resided in Fernandina Beach, Fla. at the time of his passing. However, he was a lifetime resident of North Carolina and always called it home. Born May 12, 1932 in Mayodan, N.C., Jim graduated from Madison-Mayodan High School in 1950 and…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notices 5/24/19

    Stephen Beck, 60, passed away peacefully April 30, 2019. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   Ruth Chichekian, 92, passed away peacefully May 18, 2019. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   Mary Fussell, 82, passed away peacefully April 26, 2019. Eternity Funeral Homes & Cremations – Nassau   James Jackson, 87, passed away peacefully May 17, 2019.…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Michael James Aiello

    Michael James Aiello, 59, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019, of a massive heart attack. Michael, a Florida native, was born in Miami Shores, Fla., and was the son of John and Elizabeth Aiello. A 1977 graduate of St. Thomas Aquinis High School in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., he also graduated from the University of Florida and…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Frank Thomas Blair Jr.

    Frank Thomas Blair Jr., 54, was called home to rest on May 13, 2019, following a short illness at UF Health hospital. A native of Greenville, S.C., he was born December 17, 1964, in Easley, S.C. He was a witty and charismatic man with a unique sense of humor and an awesome personality. He drew inspiration from life and lived…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Maple Elclaudia Russell Pratt

    Maple Elclaudia Russell Pratt, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach, Fla. She was born in Jacksonville, Fla. to the late Samuel Rufus Russell and Gladys Elclaudia Baxter on February 24, 1922. At age six, her parents brought her and her brother, Samuel, to…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Lucretia Murray Vizcaino

    Lucretia Murray Vizcaino passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at the age of 79 after a long battle with terminal brain cancer. Lucretia was born and raised in Fernandina Beach. She worked as an assistant manager and vice president of Stock Transfer for Barnett Banks Trust Company for several years and eventually retired in 1999. Lucretia was preceded in death…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Dr. William Shadrach Young

    Dr. William Shadrach Young, 89, who resided in Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away in his home Thursday, May 16, 2019. Dr. Young was a retired chiropractor who practiced for more than 50 years in Philadelphia, Miss. as well as in Water Valley and Oxford, Miss. He was a member of the American Chiropractic Association, Mississippi Chiropractic Association, and Parker Chiropractic…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Death Notice 5/17/19

    Charles Anne Mullis, 87, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in the care of Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach, Fla. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 23, 2019 from St. Michael Catholic Church with Pastor Rev. Briggs Hurley officiating. In lieu of flowers,…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Alfred William Kremler

    Alfred “Al” William Kremler passed away peacefully May 13, 2019 at the age of 92. Born October 21, 1926 at home in Woodhaven, Queens, N.Y., he started his career as a laborer on the Manhattan Project, the top-secret government mission responsible for developing the atomic bomb. World War II had commenced, and he enlisted in the U.S. Navy at the…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Nancy Jo Talley Martin

    Nancy Jo Talley Martin, 86, passed away peacefully May 8, 2019. She was born October 26, 1932 in Cape Girardeau, Mo. to Dewey and Virginia Talley. She married Robert Bridges Martin on June 11, 1955 in Delaware, Ohio. They were married for 64 years. Nancy is the definition of what a true wife is to her husband and what a…

  • Amelia Island,  Fernandina Beach

    Mack J. Pettit

    Mack J. Pettit, 73, of Yulee, Fla., passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019. Mr. Pettit was born April 28, 1946 in Hillsdale, Mich. and lived in the Jacksonville area since 1977 before settling in Yulee in 1998. He was a retired air traffic controller and was a decorated Vietnam veteran, having served with the U.S. Navy. He is survived by…