Melvin Lucille “Nannie” Tharpe, 98, of Macclenny died on July 7, 2013 at her daughter’s residence surrounded by family and friends. She was born in Bradford County on November 11, 1914 to the late Chase Driggers and Esther Hicks Driggers Rehberg and resided in Macclenny for 64 years. Lucille was a homemaker, the loving mother of six children and a member of the Macclenny Church of Christ.
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Theresa Barbara Mahan, 46, of Macclenny died on July 3, 2013 at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab Center with family by her side. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 24, 1967 to Gerald Nelson and Valerie Zarnowski Nelson. Theresa was a resident of Macclenny since 2004 after moving from California. She attended Brandy Branch Baptist Church and retired from the Walmart Supercenter in Macclenny as a manager in 2012 after 13 years of dedicated service.
John Bentley, 103, of Baldwin died on June 27, 2013. Mr. Bentley was a member of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Baldwin, where he served as a deacon.
Mary Elizabeth Cooper (Nanabird), 70, of Macclenny died on June 25, 2013.