Lula Bennett, 97, a lifelong resident of Baker County, died on September 18, 2013 at her residence with family by her side. She was born in West Palm Beach on September 10, 1916 to the late Lonnie Rewis and Bessie Benton Rewis. Lula was a member of North Prong Primitive Baptist Church. She was a homemaker for many years; raising her children, grandchildren and taking care of her husband and many foster children over the years.
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Henis G. Petermann, 81, of Macclenny died September 23, 2013. He was born July 19, 1932 to Jesse Petermann and Leona Chase in Tallahassee. Mr. Petermann was a resident of Macclenny for the past 12 years and a graduate of Andrew Jackson High School in Jacksonville.
Velma Stokes Crawford, 94, of Macclenny died on Saturday, September 14, 2013. Born in Grand Crossing, Florida to the late Walter and Mollie O’Steen Stokes, Ms. Crawford was a longtime resident of St. George, Georgia. She was a homemaker who loved being with her family and friends when she wasn’t fishing. She especially enjoyed being with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.