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Patricia Lindsey, 80, of Glen dies
Patricia Ann Goff Barber Lindsey, 80, a long time resident of Glen St. Mary, died April 23, 2011. She was born November 1, 1930 in Jacksonville and retired from the federal government after 30 years of service.
Mrs. Lindsey was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 35 years, Curtis H. Lindsey; son Stanton R. Barber; step-son Charles Lindsey; step-daughters Patti Lindsey and Peggy Burton; grandson Sammy Nobles.
Survivors include her daughter Beverly Gainey; son Bruce Barber; daughter-in-law Pat Barber; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held at 11:30 am April 26 at the First Baptist Church of Glen St. Mary with Rev. Randy Williams officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Gideons or a favorite charity. Forbes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Danny Peters, 52, Baker native
Danny Lee (Byrd) Peters, 52, of Kansas City, Missouri died Thursday, April, 7 2011 at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
He was a native of Baker County and grew up in Taylor and Macclenny, graduating from BCHS in 1977. Danny was a son of the late Shirley F. (Richardson) Smith of Jacksonville and Marshall B. Peters of Sanderson. He was a longtime member of the culinary arts community where he perfected his cooking and culinary skills. He was preceded in death by his mother Shirley F. Smith and brother Marshall “Duane” Peters.
Survivors include sister Deborah June Peters of Waycross, Ga; brothers Burley H. “Bugger” (Tina) Peters of Taylor, Thomas “Tab” Byrd of Macclenny and Michael S. Peters (Robert Hubbard), of Charlotte, NC; two nieces, one nephew; six great-nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at the home of Ken and Linda Carter, 15985 Jack Dowling Circle in Sanderson on May 7 at 4:00 pm.
Travis Rhoden, 74, of Glen dies
Travis Carlton Rhoden, 74, of Glen St. Mary died April 25, 2011. He was born in Baker County to the late Claude Victor Rhoden and Mamie M. Williams Rhoden on August 28, 1936.
Travis was a life long resident of Baker County, a 1955 graduate of Baker County High School and a member of First Baptist Church of Glen St. Mary.
Mr. Rhoden honorably served in the US Navy and retired in 2000 from the Department of Transportation after 41 years as an asphalt inspector. He loved hunting and was an avid sudoku player.
He was predeceased by brother Everett “Bud” Rhoden.
Survivors include his loving wife of 48 years, Elouise Harris Rhoden of Glen St. Mary; sons O’Dell Rhoden and Timothy “Timmy” Rhoden, all of Glen St. Mary; his sisters: Jean Toney of Sanderson and Ginger Townsend of Jacksonville.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday April 28 at 10:30 am at Manntown Cemetery with Pastor Randy Williams officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday April 27, 2011 from 6:00-8:00 pm at the funeral home. Ferreira Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.