Myra Janice Taylor Fraser, 70, of Macclenny died on July 18, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Riverside Center for Caring with family by her side. She was born in Jacksonville on September 2, 1942 to the late Earl Taylor and Vallie Rhoden Taylor and was a lifelong resident of Baker County. She was a beautician for 40 years, and the owner of Myra’s Styles and Cuts for Guys and Gals and of Southern States Nurseries.
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Billy Langston Childs, 83, of Macclenny died on Saturday, July 20, 2013. Mr. Childs was a switchman for CSX Transportation for 35 years and also owned a well drilling company. He was a member of Riverview Masonic Lodge #306 in Jacksonville, and enjoyed shrimping in his free time and spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren.
Tommie Ray Register, 82, of Jacksonville died on Tuesday, July 9, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville following a long illness. He was born in Raiford and resided in Macclenny before moving to Jacksonville in 1958. Mr. Register was a tree surgeon for over 27 years and retired as a foreman with the Jacksonville Parks and Recreational Department in 1986.
Jeannie Marie Morgan Newhard, 44, of Live Oak died on July 14, 2013 at Shands at the University of Florida with family by her side. She was born in Jacksonville on June 25, 1969 to Larry Eugene Morgan and Rhea Marie Alford Morgan. Jeannie was raised in Baker County and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Macclenny. She loved being a paramedic and helping others.