Geneva Mary Chillura, 93, of Plant City, Fla. died Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Sun City Center Hospice, Ruskin, Florida following a long illness. Read More »
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Harvey P. “Ted” Harris, 91, of Macclenny died on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Mr. Harris served 22 years in the U.S. Navy and was a retired barber who enjoyed traveling and playing golf. Read More »
Mary Esther Yarborough-Ollearo, 94, of West Park, Florida died on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. She was born in Baxter to the late James Corbett and Lovie Crews Yarborough. A retired clothing designer, Ms. Yarborough-Ollearo was a talented seamstress. She loved sewing and cooking and lived life to its fullest. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Read More »
Now that the equipment has been cleared out and the former YMCA fitness center on Lowder St. is officially closed, the focus is shifting to myriad sports and exercise programs the Jacksonville-based organization says it intends to keep alive in Baker County, most notably fee-based sports teams for younger people and the swimming pool.