Clay County, Florida Obituaries

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MAGNIFICO, JOHN
  John Magnifico, 64, a resident of Orange Park, Florida, departed this life early on 
December 29, 2012 at St. Vincent’s hospital following a sudden illness. Originally 
from Grafton, West Virginia, John was born January 4, 1948 in Fairmont, West Virginia, 
to the late Peter and Gloria Magnifico of Grafton. John was a 1966 graduate of Grafton 
High School and attended Fairmont University for two years before hiring out as an operator 
and later CSX train dispatcher. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Orange Park, 
BPOE, Harley Owners Group and the National Rifle Association. He was a lifelong lover 
of hunting in the beautiful West Virginia mountains and hill country of Texas. John is 
survived by his wife of 42 years, Kathryn “Taffy” Bartlett Magnifico. Also surviving are 
his daughter, Julie Marie Hollan and husband Brad of Orange Park; and son, John Michael 
Magnifico of Portland, Oregon; three precious granddaughters, Jillian Grace, Emma Beth, 
and Stella Marie Hollan of Orange Park; a brother, Michael Magnifico and wife Linda of 
Boxford, Massachusetts, and many wonderful nieces and nephews, and friends.
  He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him and shared his passion. A 
memorial service will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church 
of Orange Park, 1140 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, Florida 32073. Services are entrusted 
to Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, Florida 32073, 
(904) 264-1233. 

 Manjuck, George Edward 
  George Edward Manjuck, 78, passed away on December 29, 2011. He was born in Stamford, 
Connecticut on February 15, 1933 to Alexander and Victoria Manjuck, the youngest of 
thirteen children. A 1951 graduate of Stamford High School, George enlisted in the 
U.S. Navy at the age of 19 and served proudly for 30 years, attaining the rank of 
Chief Warrant Officer 4. He was an aircraft maintenance officer attached to several 
aircraft squadrons and served aboard aircraft carriers and at stations in the U.S., 
Newfoundland, Europe, and the Pacific. After his retirement from the Navy, George earned 
a Bachelor's Degree in Vocational Educational Studies from Southern Illinois University. 
  He taught substance abuse awareness and prevention classes for the Navy as a University 
of Arizona contractor for 15 years.
  He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Jane Manjuck of Jacksonville, daughters 
Kathy (Bill) Coppenger, Marcia (Chris) Domack, and Janice (Michael Simmons) Manjuck, 
and grandsons Nick and Andrew Coppenger, Martin and Alan Domack, Andre Simmons, and 
granddaughter-in-law, Kristi (Andrew) Coppenger. He is survived by his sister Helen 
Tassitano, of Oxford, CT and was preceded in death by his parents and eleven siblings.
  An avid outdoorsman, George enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, boating and water 
skiing. He fell in love with Florida, especially St. Augustine Beach, Salt Springs 
and the Florida Keys. He enjoyed all sports, particularly golf and college football. He 
was an accomplished soccer player in high school and played handball, tennis and golf 
later in life. George also enjoyed gardening and playing with his many pets. He will be 
missed by his many friends and family and his current dog, Sandy.
  Memorial services will be held at 3:00 pm, Saturday, January 21 at Hardage-Giddens 
Rivermead Funeral Home at 127 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, Florida, 32073. In lieu 
of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the (www.diabetes.org/donate). An 
online guestbook is available at www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com   
 
MARSH, MARJORIE Y.
September 23, 1925 - October 14, 2011
Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens
 Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange Park, FL.
 
Martin, Steven D.
  Steven D. Martin, 47, of Chesapeake, Virginia, died November 29, 2011, while serving 
aboard the USS Enterprise. He was born April 24, 1964, in Ellsworth, Maine, the 
son of Marcia and Don Martin of Fort Pierce, Florida. On November 14, 1998, he 
married Stephanie Ann Martin, who survives. He served in the U.S. Navy as a Master 
Chief Master at Arms, enlisting in the Navy in 1984 he served honorably for 27 
years. He is survived by his son Steven D. Martin II of Chesapeake, Va.; daughter 
Kaitlyn P. Martin of Titusville, Fl.; daughter Jennifer A. Martin and grand-daughter 
Kyleigh A. Martin of Titusville, Fl.; son, daughter-in-law, and grand-son, John M. 
Kelley, Abby Kelley, and Jayden R. Richards of Panama City, Fl.; father and mother 
Donald N. Martin and Marcia E. Martin of Fort Pierce, Fl.; brother Shaun Martin of 
Acworth, Ga.; sister Alicia Medina of Loxahatchee, Fl,; brother Drew Martin of Palm 
Bay, Fl.; along with 3 Nieces and 7 Nephews.
  A service will be held Saturday, December 10, at Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral 
Home, 127 Blanding Blvd. Orange Park, Florida at 2:00 PM with a public viewing 
starting at 1 PM. His family request that in lieu of flowers a donation be made in 
Stevens name to the American Heart Association . Post tributes at 
www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com
 
MARTINEZ, SAMANTHA G.
February 26, 1994 - October 22, 2011
  Samantha G. Martinez, age 17, passed away October 22, 2011. She was born in 
Miami, FL and moved to Middleburg seven years ago. Samantha was a 12th grader 
at Middleburgh High School, an avid kick boxer at First Coast Gym and an 
outgoing person, who would help anyone expecting nothing in return. Survivors 
include her parents Marlon and Sara Martinez, brother, Marlo Martinez, maternal 
grandparents, Sara and Raymond Munoz, paternal grandmother, Ana Loredo and a 
number of aunts, uncles, cousins and many beloved friends. Funeral service will 
be held Friday, October 28, 2011 at 3:30 PM in the Chapel of HARDGAE-GIDDENS 
RIVERMEAD FUNERAL HOME, 127 Blanding Blvd. Orange Park , FL 32073, with Fr. 
James R. Boddie, Jr., officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 
PM until service time. Family requests those desiring to send donations to 
any charity involving children. Post tributes at www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com
	
MARTINEZ, SOMMERS
August 10, 1920 - October 22, 2011
  Sommers "Sam" Martinez, 91, of Jacksonville, peacefully went home to be with 
his Lord Jesus on October 22, 2011. Sam was born in Jacksonville, FL as the 
fourth of eleven children to parents Toney and Lena Martinez on August 10, 
1920. He is survived by two sons and four grandchildren: son Scott & wife 
Susan of Orange Park and their children Sandra and Scott, Jr., and by son 
Todd & wife Linda, and their children Sam and Daniel of Alpharetta, GA. He 
is also survived by two sisters Mary and Patricia, by four brothers Leo, 
John, Robert, and Halle, and by sister in law Mildred Snow of Rebecca, 
GA and brother in law Albert Brown, Jr. of AR. He was preceded in death 
by his loving wife and devoted mother to his sons Edith, and by his brothers 
Tony, Manuel, Albert and Harold. Sam served the Lord faithfully as a lifelong 
Christian, served his country honorably as a WWII veteran, retired with 30 
years of service at the former Seaboard Coast Line (CSX), and celebrated 39 
years of marriage with his wife Edith until her passing in 1994. The family 
would like to extend special appreciation to the wonderful staff that cared 
for him in his years of need at Village Oaks and Life Care Center of Orange 
Park, and to his best friend Ken Vincent & his wife Janet. Funeral services 
will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at HARDAGE-GIDDENS RIVERMEAD 
FUNERAL HOME, 127 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park, FL. 
  The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM Saturday, October 29, 
2011 at the address above. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com 
Post tributes at www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com
  
Mastalski, Henry 
  Henry Mastalski, 82, of Fleming Island, FL, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012. He 
was born on May 6, 1929 in Dixonville, PA to parents John and Rose Mastalski. He was a 
World War II Veteran, having served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. 
Mastalski had worked as a technical engineer and was the former owner of Designer Glass 
in Orange Park. He moved to the local area in 1986 from Missouri. He was a member of 
St. Catherine’s Catholic Church and loved photography, gardening and his glasswork. 
Mr. Mastalski was the proud holder of 5 U.S. Patents. He was preceded in death by 
his parents and is survived by his wife, Mary Theresa Mastalski; sons, Michael J. 
Mastalski (Georgetta), Charles H. Mastalski (Goldie), Kevin P. Mastalski (Donna) and 
James A. Mastalski (Belinda); daughters, Mary Catherine Peters (Dan) and Tina Marie 
Balsamo (Steven); brother, Edward Mastalski (Marie); sisters, Olga Mastalski and 
Wanda Severino; grandchildren, Justin, Meagan, Hannah, Lindsey, Nichole, Theresa, 
Adam, Steven, Jr., Rose and Michael and great-grandchildren, Autumn, Alyah and 
Steven Blake. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, 
April 3, 2012 in the Broadus-Raines Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 
celebrated at 3:00 pm Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church 
with Fr. James R. Boddie, Jr. as Celebrant. Interment with military honors will be 
held at 11:00 am Thursday, April 5, 2012 at Jacksonville National Cemetery. Please 
sign the family’s online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements are under 
the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring Street, Green Cove Springs, FL 
32043 (904) 284-4000. 
 
McCallum, Mr. Robert Bruce
  Mr. Robert Bruce McCallum, age 41 of Middleburg, died July 27, 2012 at his home.
  Mr. McCallum was born in Jacksonville on December 21, 1970 and was of was of the
Catholic Faith.  He was a graduate of Nease High in Jacksonville then later he 
received his A.A. degree from F.C.C.J.  His enjoyment was camping, biking, spending 
time with his best friends and he was also an Eagle Scout.
  Survivors are his parents; Robert J. and Brenda McCallum, one brother: Mason B. 
McCallum, one sister, two nieces; Madison Brooks and Kaeley Kellar, uncles; Martin 
Poag, Ira Poag, Benjamin Poag, Aunts; Barbara Lorberg and Paula Curran, and his 
cousins; Brian, Carrie, and Lisa.
  Mr. McCallum also leaves behind his best friends; Bill Edelen, Dennis Sanderson, 
Daniel Bjork/Lynn Daniell, Robert Entwistle, Chuch Rivenback, Bruce Abbey, Chris
Johnson, Jay Wike, Sarah Farrokh, Michael Scarborough, Rod Friedline, and Matt Calkins.
  A memorial service will be held on Sat. Aug. 11, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in the 
Helm-Gallagher Funeral Home Chapel with Father Tony Ike presiding.
 The family will accept flowers or donations may be made to www.appalachiantrail.org.
  Arrangements are under the care of Helm-Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Services,
 1811 Idlewild Ave. Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. 904-284-9696. www.helmgallagherfh.com

McCann, Jacqueline “Jackie” 
  Jacqueline “Jackie” McCann, 75, passed away on March 17, 2013. She was born on August 
6, 1937 in Brooklyn, NY to the late James and Grace Ryan. She is survived by her husband 
of 54 years, Brendan; her five daughters, Susan (Pinardo), Colleen (Baez), Erin (Love), 
Eileen, and Kerry (Fredericks); eight grandchildren, Michael Pinardo, Brendan, Shannon, 
and Tucker Love, Mallory, Conor, Brynnan, and Teagan Fredericks; her brother, James Ryan 
and many nieces, nephews and in-laws and friends. Jackie graduated from St. Brendan’s 
High School in Brooklyn, NY. While raising her children, she enrolled at SUNY Stony Brook, 
where she earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Education. Each of her daughters 
has followed in her footsteps by earning their college degrees. Jackie owned and operated 
a travel agency on Long Island for many years. She loved to travel, visiting over 30 
countries on six continents and taking at least 30 cruises with Brendan. In 1990, Jackie 
and Brendan retired to Florida, making their home at Magnolia Point in Green Cove Springs.
  Jackie was very involved in Magnolia Point activities, including the Magnolia Point 
Women’s Club, the Ladies Nine Hole Golf League, the Red Hat’s and a number of children’s 
activities. Special thanks are extended to the staff of The Terrace at Fleming Island 
and Haven Hospice. The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, 
March 19, 2013 at Broadus-Raines Funeral Home.
 Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Sacred Heart Catholic 
Church with Father Donal Sullivan officiating. Please consider making contributions in 
Jackie’s name to Haven Hospice-Orange Park at 1801 Wells Road, Orange Park, FL 32073.
 Arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., 
Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000. 

McDade, Bruce Junior 
  Bruce Junior McDade, 62, of St. Augustine, FL, passed away Friday, January 27, 
2012. He was born on October 4, 1949 in Chipley, FL to parents Bruce and Mary 
Alice Hartzog McDade. He had worked as an aircraft mechanic and a heavy equipment 
operator. Bruce loved riding motorcycles and will be dearly missed by his loving 
family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bruce and Alice 
Hartzog McDade, brothers, Gene and William McDade and his sister, Cricket McDade. 
  Survivors include his children, Sylvia Jean McDade Hennessy, Robert Bruce McDade, 
Bruce Junior McDade II and Pam Ball and husband Carlis; brother, Joe McDade and 
wife Debbie; sister, Faye McDade Geiger; grandchildren, Christopher and Darrell 
Shumway and Courtney Bennett, Andrew, Alicia, Andrea, Alex, Megan and Elizabeth 
McDade, Dakota McDade, Shannon and Shane Walls and Sarah Ball and nieces, Daiseylee 
and Tina. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, January 
31, 2012 in the Broadus-Raines Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm 
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at the Congregational Holiness Church with Rev. Ronnie 
Surrency officiating. Interment will follow in Russell Baptist Church Cemetery with 
Rev. Ron Baker officiating. Please sign the family’s online guestbook at 
www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral 
Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.

McGrane, Mrs. Corinne L. (Winter)
  Mrs. Corinne L. (Winter) McGrane, 78 of Orange Park, Florida died Tuesday, January 31,
2012 in Florida after a long illness.
  Corinne was born in Lynn, daughter of the late George F. and Emma R. (O'Connor) 
Winter. She was a resident of Florida for the past 35 years. Corinne was a graduate 
of Lynn English High School Class of 1951. She returned to school in the 1970's 
and received her certification as a LPN.
  She worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse at the Naval Air Station Hospital in
Jacksonville, FL in the Maternity ward for several years until her retirement.
  Corinne was involved for many years with the local Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.
 She was the devoted mother to Kathleen Brown and her husband Thomas of Phoenix, AZ, 
Karen Hodge and her husband Jeffrey of Lynn, Kelly Ann Tuttle and her husband Douglas 
of Atlantic Beach, FL, Martin McGrane and his wife Deborah of Jacksonville, FL and 
Matthew McGrane and his wife Kimberly of Orange Park, FL. Sister of Norma Hayes 
of Lynn. Grandmother of Jason, Shawn, Deidra, Meghane, Morganne, Macie, Timothy 
and Nicholas. Also survived by 2 uncles and many nieces and nephews.
  Corinne's Funeral will be from the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple St. Lynn 
on Saturday at 11:00 AM. Her Funeral Mass will be in St. Pius V Church at 12:00 noon.
  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visitation period will 
be Saturday from 9:30 AM. Interment will be in Willow Cemetery, Lynnfield. For 
online register book please visit www.cuffemcginn.com
  Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange 
Park, FL. 

McGreevy, Minnie Marie Taggart 
  Minnie Marie (Taggart) McGreevy, 68, of Middleburg, FL, passed away December 31, 2011 
following a brief illness. She was born August 19, 1943 in Jacksonville, FL to Rev. 
Rubin Lester Taggart and Minnie Lee (Starling) Taggart. She was a native of Middleburg 
and grew up attending Black Pond Baptist Church and Beulah Baptist Church. She was a 
member of the first graduating class of Orange Park High School where she was active 
in the school band playing the bass drum. Mrs. McGreevy had retired from the United 
States Postal Service, was an active member of HCE in Green Cove Springs, volunteered 
at the Clay County Fair and was also active in judging at other fairs. She was 
predeceased by her parents; her husband, John “Mac” McGreevy, and her brother, 
William “Billy” Taggart. Survivors include her son, Wayne Crowe; daughter, Virginia 
Crowe Quinton (Tara Quinton); sister, Carolyn Taggart Vincent (Buddy); grandsons, 
Wayne Allen Echols, William Marcus Crowe, Garrett Parker Quinton and Cooper Jase 
Quinton; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. The family will 
receive friends at Broadus-Raines Funeral Home Thursday, January 5, 2012 from 6 p.m. 
until 8 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, January 6, 2012 in the 
Broadus-Raines Chapel. Interment will follow in Keystone Heights Cemetery. Please 
sign the family’s online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements under 
the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. 

MCKINLEY, HAROLD MAC
Born: March 11, 1927 Died: October 03, 2011
Services: A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 7, 2011 at 1:00 PM 
in the First United Methodist Church of Starke with Reverend Jerry Carris officiating.
Visitation: The family will receive friends at the church on Friday, October 7, 2011 
from 12:30 to 1:00 PM prior to the memorila service.
  Mr. Harold “Mac” Spencer McKinley 84, of Starke passed way at the North Florida 
Regional Medical Center in Gainesville on Monday October 3, 2011. Mac was born 
on March 11, 1927 in Burlington, New Jersey to the late Ralph and Mabel (Major) 
McKinley. Mr. McKinley had served in the United States Navy, serving at Jacksonville 
N.A.S. from 1945- 1947. Prior to his retirement Mac was the Mechanical Electrical 
Foreman for DuPont. He was also a member of the First United Methodist Church of 
Starke, Starke Golf and Country Club, and was the Past Grand Chaplain for the 
Masonic Chapel in New Jersey. Mr. McKinley is survived by his wife of 65 years, 
Katherine “Kay” McKinley of Starke, and their four daughters, Katherine Jean 
McKinley of West Point, Pennsylvania, Nancy McKinley Bull of Newark, Delaware, 
Betty Anne McKinley of Pennsville, New Jersey, and Laurie McKinley Smith and her 
husband Dan of Starke. He is also survived by his sister, Edna Houtain of Trenton, 
New Jersey, five grandchildren, and one great granddaughter.
  A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 7, 2011 at 1:00 PM in the 
First United Methodist Church of Starke with Reverend Jerry Carris officiating. 
 The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1 o'clock prior to the service. 
 In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that contributions please be made 
to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001. 
 Arrangements are by JONES-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME, 620 E. Nona St., Starke, FL 32091. 
 On-line condolences may be left at www.jonesgallagherfh.com
Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that contributions please 
be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

McPeek, Walter "Roger"
(June 21, 1942 - December 8, 2011)
  Walter “Roger” McPeek, 69, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away on Thursday, 
December 08, 2011. He was born on June 21, 1942 in Gallagher, WV to parents 
Jake and Irene (Wilson) McPeek. Roger moved to the local area in 2006 from Ohio.
  He loved spending time with family and hanging out with his grandchildren. In 
his spare time he enjoyed fishing and playing the slot machines. Roger and 
his wife owned a 1971 Monte Carlo Triple Black. They would enter it in various 
car shows and donate the money to charity. He will always be remembered as a 
loving husband, father and grandfather. Mr. McPeek is preceded in death by both 
of his parents and is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Jenell Johnson 
McPeek; sons, James Thomas McPeek (Sandy) and Walter Edward McPeek; daughters, 
Asalee Murphy (Jessie) and Mary Sue McPeek; brothers, Carl McPeek (Lois), Freddie 
McPeek (Pat) and Kenny McPeek (Jeanette); sisters, Nancy Hawkins and Judy Murphy 
(Ronnie); sister-in-law, Edith Wingate; grandchildren, Shannon, Mary-Jenell, Jamie, 
Jessie, Jody, Ralphie, Stephanie, Christopher, Randall, Walter, Emily and Megan and 
9 great grandchildren. 
  The family will receive friends 12:00 pm, Sunday, December 11, 2011 in the 
Broadus-Raines Chapel with Funeral Service to follow at 1:00 pm with Ralphie 
Clevinger, Jr. officiating. In lieu of flowers the family asks that 
donations be made in his honor to Hospice N.E. Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Rd., Jacksonville, 
FL 32257. Please sign the family’s guestbook at www.broadusraines.com Cremation 
arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring Street, 
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043 (904) 284-4000.

Medina, Enrique A. 
April 22, 1922 - January 27, 2012
Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange 
Park, FL.

Meehan, Rebecca Ann
December 7, 1946 - February 18, 2012
  Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange 
Park, FL.

Meehan, Virginia Faye 
September 2, 1916 - January 10, 2012
Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange 
Park, FL.

Meier, Betty J. Pierce
  Ms. Betty J. Pierce Meier, 66 of Middleburg, passed away July 22, 2012 at Community 
Hospice of Sunbeam Road.  She was born July 10, 1946 in Jacksonville, Florida to the 
late Joseph H. and Betty Rae (Cameron) Pierce.  She was a loving homemaker.  Ms. Meier 
is survived by her son, Joseph Pierce of Jacksonville; daughter, Cynthia Duckworth of 
Fleming Island; siblings, Deborah Maninger of Middleburg, Katherine Russell of Live Oak, 
Cynthia Pierce of Jacksonville, Jamie Pierce of Jacksonville, Ricky Pierce of 
Jacksonville; and 7 Grandchildren.
  Private Services will be held at a later date.  Arrangements are under the care of 
HELM-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 1811 Idlewild Ave. Green Cove Springs, 
FL 32043. 904-284-9696. www.helmgallagherfh.com 

Mellette-Watson, Barbara "Barbie" Marie 
  Barbara “Barbie” Marie Mellette-Watson, 44, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away 
in a tragic accident on Monday, March 12, 2012. She was born on January 9, 1968 
in Jacksonville, FL to parents Robert C. and Nancy R. Mellette, Jr.. Barbie was a 
faithful servant of God who attended Congregational Holiness Church in Green Cove 
Springs, FL. She enjoyed selling Avon and meeting new people. Barbie was a very 
kind and loving person who treasured the smallest things in life. She will always 
be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister and friend. Barbie is survived by 
her husband, Loy V. Watson, Jr.; children, Justin Lee Mellette, Cassandra Marie 
Gillyard and Joshua Allen Morris; brother; Robert “Stormy” Mellette, III (Andrea), 
and one granddaughter on the way, Valerie Marie Jeannine Mellette.
Corrections
From Angel Carson: she had 5 children, myself and my brother Michael Morris Jr. were
left out as well as our 5 children; Christopher Carson Jr, Bradlie Carson, Mandolin 
Carson, Lacey Morris and Hayden Morris. She also had a legal godson that was left 
out, Brandon Havenor. Barbie may not have been our biological mother but she was 
our mom for 23 years and we talked every day til the day she passed and we even 
spoke that day before the accident. We loved our mother with all our hearts.
 Thank you. 
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The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 15, 2012
 in the Broadus-Raines  Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Friday 
March 16, 2012 at Congregational Holiness Church with Reverend Ronnie Surrency 
officiating. 
  Interment will follow in Hickory Grove Cemetery. Please sign the family’s online 
guest book at www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines 
Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000 

MIDGETT, BROOKIE
July 25, 1920 - August 28, 2011
Arrangements under the direction of Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, Orange Park, FL.

MITCHELL, JONATHAN
  Jonathan Mitchell, 40, of Fleming Island, FL, passed away Monday,
September 26, 2011.  He was born on December 19, 1970 in Jacksonville,
FL to parents, Phil Mitchell and Etta Overman Mitchell.  Jonathan was
raised in Coconut Creek, FL and attended Coconut Creek and American
Heritage High School.  He served his country in the United States Army
and did two tours in Haiti and one tour in Korea. He received the Army
Achievement Medal, National Defense Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary
Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service
Ribbon and the Expert Marksmanship Qualification Badge with Grenade and
Rifle Bar. He had formerly worked as a construction superintendent with
Elkins Constructers and Colorado Structures.  Jonathan enjoyed
skateboarding, motorcycles and was a member of the local YMCA.  He was
preceded in death by his mother, Etta Overman Mitchell and is survived
by his father, Phil Mitchell (Joan); wife, Jennifer Mitchell; children,
Micki, Kamryn, Lillian and Jonathan Mitchell; siblings, Betsy Mapes
(Chris) and Tripp Griffin (Karen); mother and father-in-law, Joan Sabol
Meyers and Edward Meyers and nieces and nephews, Philip and Evan
Fontaine, Richard and Jacquelyn Warmbir and Blade Griffin.
  Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Saturday, October 1, 2011 in 
the  Broadus-Raines Chapel with Dr. Tim McDaniel officiating. Viewing will
be in the chapel from 2:00 pm until service time.  Military honors will
be conferred at the service.  Please sign the family’s online guestbook
at www.broadusraines.com 
 Cremation arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 
501  Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.

Mitchell, Mr. Von Russon 
  Mr. Von Russon Mitchell, 76, of Green Cove Springs, passed away Thursday, May
10, 2012 at Jacksonville Naval Hospital.  Mr. Mitchell was born August 20, 1935 in
American Fork, Utah to the late Otto Mitchell and Florence Russon.  He served in the 
United States Navy for 25 years, serving on several ships, and as the Chaplain for the
Fleet Reserves Unit 126 in Jacksonville. He is survived by his children; Ranae Mulford
of Southwest Hampton, Iowa; Victoria Billter of Green Cove Springs, Florida; Mark 
Mitchell of Yucca Valley, California; Paul Mitchell of Yucca Valley, California, and 
the mother of his children Barbara Mitchell, of Yucca Valley, California as well 
as 8 Grandchildren, 5 Great Grandchildren and numerous Step Grandchildren. He was 
preceded in death by his daughter, Vonda Mitchell and by his Granddaughter, Misty.
   A memorial service will be held at the Fleet Reserve Association of Jacksonville 
on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 10:00 A.M.  
 Arrangements are under the care of HELM-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES,
1811 Idlewild Ave. Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. 904-284-9696. www.helmgallagherfh.com 

Morrison, Virginia Strafer 
  Virginia Strafer Morrison, 66, of Jacksonville, FL passed away March 9, 2012. She was 
born March 18, 1945 in Kansas City, MO to Richard and Louise Strafer. She was 
predeceased by her father and is survived by her mother, Louise Strafer; sister, 
Judy (Dick) Horn, all of Leawood, KS; nephews, Chris (Heather) Horn and their daughter 
Emily of Alameda, CA and Ryan (Vika) Horn and their daughter Kyra of Overland Park, 
KS; companion, Martin Montgomery of Jacksonville, FL. A memorial service will be held 
at 6 pm Thursday, March 15, 2012 at Terry Parker Baptist Church, 7024 Merrill Rd, 
Jacksonville, FL 32277 with Reverend Howard Goodwin officiating. In lieu of flowers, 
please make donations either to Terry Parker Baptist Church or American Heart Assoc.
 Please sign the family’s online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Cremation 
arrangements under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St, Green Cove 
Springs, FL 32043, (904)284-4000. 

Mosley, Mary Alice 
  Mary Alice Mosley, 91, of Middleburg, FL, passed away December 24, 2011. She was born 
on October 8, 1920 in Polkton, NC to Chalmer and Zeta (Knight) Atkinson. She was a 
member of Black Pond Baptist Church and was predeceased by her husband of 65 years, 
Clem B. Mosley, and a daughter, Jeanette Diane Mosley. Survivors include her sons, 
Jimmie (Pat) Mosley and Larry (Kathy) Mosley; daughter, Martha Mosley Blacker; 8 
grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. The family 
will receive friends at Broadus-Raines Funeral Home Thursday, December 29, 2011 from 
6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 30, 
2011 at Black Pond Cemetery with Reverend Charlie Hunt officiating. In lieu of flowers 
the family requests donations to Community Hospice Inpatient Care Centers, Earl B. Hadlow 
Center for Caring, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257. Please sign the family’s 
online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements under the care of Broadus-Raines 
Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL 32043.

MOSS, DEBRA JEAN
  Debra Jean Moss, age 54, passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 in
Orange Park, Fl. She was born in Lake City, Fl and had lived in Clay
County for twenty years. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints. Debra was predeceased by her father Franklin Noel
Murray. Survivors include her mother, Betty Jean Murray; husband, Harvey
Noel Moss; three sons, David Aaron Moss (Rebekah), Aaron Michael Moss
and Michael Nathan Moss; four daughters, Rachel Elisabeth Holman
(Timothy), Heather Nicole Moss, Sarah Danielle Moss and Danielle Marie
Moss, three sisters, Brenda Darlene Gunter, Sally Denise Register and
Deanna Francis Cook, two grandchildren, Lacey Iva Holman and Noelle
Elisabeth Holman and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral service was
held on Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at The Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints, 461 Blanding Blvd. Orange Park, with Bishop Jerome
Marchand officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to
service at the church. Burial was held in Greene Cemetery in Lake City,
Fl following service.
 Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. 
 Arrangements by Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home, 127 Blanding 
Blvd, Orange Park, Fl 32073. Post tributes at www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com

MOYE, DWIGHT LEE
  Dwight Lee Moye, 64, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away Friday,
September 23, 2011. He was born on September 14, 1947 in Beckley, WV. He
served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy and retired following 33
years of dedicated service.. He is survived by his wife, Henrietta Moye;
father, David Moye; mother, Peggy Burdette; daughters, Leesa Harris and
her son, Sebastian and Terry Manns (Alan); sons, David Swann (Carol),
Randall Swann, Bubba Swann (Lori) and Chuck Swann (Toni); brother, Frank
Vaughn (Debbie); sister, Brenda Wright (Jim); 12 grandchildren and 14
great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A memorial
service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2011 at First
Black Creek Baptist Church, 3904 S.R. 16 W, Penney Farms, FL 32079 with
Reverend Bobby Register officiating. Full Military Honors will be
conferred. Mr. Moye will be buried at the Jacksonville National Cemetery
at a later date. Please sign the family’s online guestbook at
www.broadusraines.com  Cremation arrangements under the care of 
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring  St. Green Cove Springs, FL 32043,
(904)284-4000.

MURPHY, JUNE LORRAINE
(May 3, 1925 - October 18, 2011)
  June Murphy, 86, passed away October 18, 2011 in Orange Park, FL. She was born 
to Charles and Harriet Criscuolo on May 3, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois. June 
married Mr. George Murphy on June 15, 1946. They had three children, Patricia, 
Susan and Gary. Gary preceded her in death last December. She was employed as 
a beautician for Esther’s Beauty Salon retiring in 1969. June became affiliated 
with the Loyal Order of Moose in March 1970 when her husband, George joined 
San Diego, California Lodge #508. June joined San Diego Chapter #2 in 1971. 
  After much work, dedication and enjoyment, she received the College of Regents 
Degree on June 7, 1975 and her Star Recorder Degree on June 19, 1979. June and 
George came to Moosehaven on May 9, 2001 where she resided for 10 years. George 
preceded her in death on August 13, 2004. June is survived by her two daughters, 
Patricia “Pat” Walker of Hemet, California and Susan “Sue” Hicks of Bend, Oregon, 
Five grandchildren; Tamara, Brian, Richard, Scott and Kathie; 10 great-grandchildren, 
5 great-great grandchildren, and her niece, Joyce Leonhart, also a Moosehaven 
resident. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. Friday, October 21, 2011 in the 
Moosehaven Chapel at followed by entombment in the Moosehaven Mausoleum. Services 
conducted by Rev. Helen Taylor and officers of Opportunity Chapter. Arrangements 
under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St. Green Cove Springs, 
FL 32043, (904)284-4000. 

Murrhee, Michael Jennings Sr.
(August 25, 1950 - April 1, 2012)
  Michael Jennings Murrhee Sr. or “Piggy” as known and loved by many, 61, passed away 
in his home on Sunday, April 1, 2012. He was a lifelong resident of Belmore, Florida. He 
is a descendant of a long line of Clay County residents. He graduated from Keystone 
Heights High School in 1969. During his high school career, Mike spent many years 
participating in track and field, but most importantly football. On the weekends, Mike 
could be found on the lake or in the woods with his friends and family. He served as 
the only acting President of Cripple Creek Hunting club where four to five generations 
learned the art of telling tall tales and fellowshipping with a little bit of hunting. He 
is predeceased by his mother, Georgia L. Murrhee, and his nephew, William Scott Wilkes. He 
leaves behind to cherish his memory, his father, former Clay County Sherriff (Otto) 
Jennings Murrhee Jr.; his sister Delores M. Wilkes and brother-in-law Honorable William 
A. Wilkes; daughter, Dana L. Brock and her husband Greg; daughter, Nikki Murrhee Jolley 
and her husband Traé; and son Michael Jennings Murrhee Jr; two grandchildren, Tyler 
Jennings Brock and Jacé Barrett Jolley, and many cherished nieces, nephews and friends.
 A visitation will be held at Broadus-Raines Funeral Home on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 
10:00 a.m. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. with interment immediately 
following at Hickory Grove Cemetery, Green Cove Springs. In lieu of flowers the family 
requests donations be made in Mike’s name to the Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranches, 
P.O. Box 2000, Boys Ranch, FL 32064 or www.youthranches.org. Please sign the family’s 
online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Arrangements under the care of Broadus-Raines 
Funeral Home, 501 Spring St. Green Cove Springs, FL 32043, (904)284-4000. 

MYERS, JENNIFER M.
  Jennifer M. Myers, age 40, passed away October 26, 2011. She was born in 
Baltimore, Maryland. Survivors include her parents Maria Meninger and Gilbert 
Burmeister, husband Ed Myers, 2 sons Jordan and Justin and brother Chris 
Burmeister. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 11:00 
AM, at HOLLY HILL FUNERAL HOME, 3601 Old Jennings Rd. Middleburg, Fl 32068 
with Fr. Paul Grizellee-Reid officiating. 
  The family will receive friends Monday, from 7 to 9 PM at the funeral home.
   Interment will be in Holly Hill Memorial Park. 
Post tributes at www.hollyhillfunerals.com

Myers, Holly Darby 
(December 31, 1956 - January 19, 2012)
  Holly Darby Myers, 55, departed this world January 19, 2012. She was the daughter 
of Thomas Alfred Darby and the late Anne Claire Kent. She was predeceased by her 
mother, her older brother, Kent Darby, and her younger sister, Claire Darby. She 
is survived by her loving husband of 37 years, Richard William Myers; her 
'precious' daughter, Tiffany Myers Lowe (Jason); her older brother Morris 
Darby (Terry); and her younger sister, Rose Theriot (Ken); she is also survived 
by her 'adopted-in-spirit' children: Casey Hampton, Megan King Williamson 
(Andrew), Justin Weingarten, and David Tuttle; as well as many extended family, 
friends, and neighbors. She was a lifelong caregiver, filled with overflowing 
love for all around her, and will be greatly missed but wonderfully remembered. 
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, January 30 in the 
Broadus Raines Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations 
be made to the Tim Tebow Foundation in her name. Please sign the family's 
online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Cremation arrangements are under 
the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring Street, Green Cove 
Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.