Ethel Mae Starling, 81, of Sanderson, died on Wednesday, September 11, 2013. Born in Lawtey, Florida to the late Joe and Sillar Rosier Gunter, Mrs. Starling was a 30-year resident of Baker County. She was a member of Glen Friendship Tabernacle and a homemaker who loved cooking and sewing. She enjoyed spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Monthly Archives: September 2013
Hoyle A. Shields Jr., 94, of Macclenny died on September 10, 2013. He was a Pearl Harbor survivor and served in the U.S. Navy from 1939 to 1960 when he retired as a chief petty officer. Mr. Shields loved his country and loved the Lord with his whole heart.
Thomas A. Roy, 74, of Jacksonville died peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013 after a long illness. He was born August 9, 1939 to the late John and Margaret Kronenberger Roy. He became a resident of Jacksonville after moving from New York in 1978. He enjoyed watching western movies and in his younger years loved country line dancing. He is predeceased by his sister Margaret Potts and brother Eugene Roy.
James Bennett of Macclenny was recently presented with the Leader of the Year Award by Greg Evans, District Two secretary for the Florida Department of Transportation headquartered in Lake City.