Home > The Press > Obituaries (page 194)

Category Archives: Obituaries

Virginia Kirk, 25, of Glen St. Mary

Virginia Jennifer Kirk, 25, of Macclenny died Thursday, March 29, 2012 from injuries received in an automobile accident in Glen St. Mary. She was a native of Concord, New Hampshire and resided in Macclenny for the past eleven years. She was employed as a mental health worker at Northeast Florida State Hospital for the past four years. She was a student at Florida Gateway College, Lake City.

Survivors include mother Debbie (Shane) Pruett of Glen St. Mary; father Michael D. Kirk of The Woodlands, TX: children Jayden Frederick Kirk, Alyssa Marie Riley Kirk and Amber Katherine Kirk, all of Macclenny: sisters Nicole Morgan Kirk of The Woodlands, TX and Grace Amber Pruett of Glen St. Mary; maternal grandparents Carolyn and Bob Wallace of St. Augustine and John and Sue Larmon of Ashville, NC: step-brothers Austin Pruett of St. George and Cody Pruett of Glen St. Mary.

Read More »

John Glanville, 67, of Macclenny

John Richard Glanville, 67, of Macclenny died March 31, 2012. He was born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts on February 22, 1945. He honorably served in the United States Army and was a computer operator for the Palm Beach County school district. He was predeceased by his brother Fran Glanville. He will be missed by family and friends.

Survivors include loving wife of seven years June Rolph Glanville of Macclenny; daughters Pam, Susan and Renee; brother David Glanville; sister Lucia Hill.

Read More »

William Baker, 68 of Glen St. Mary

William “Bill” Edward Baker Jr., 68, of Glen St. Mary died March 24, 2012. He was born in Jacksonville to the late William Edward Baker Sr. and Thelma Smith Baker on December 10, 1943. He was a 1961 graduate of Paxon High School and received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mathematics from Jacksonville University in 1968.

Mr. Baker resided in Baker County since 1973 after moving from Jacksonville. He was a member of Unity Church for Creative Living in Jacksonville and of the Baker County Amateur H.A.M. Radio Operators, call sign K4gns. Bill worked for Duval County schools from 1968-1985 and then the Baker County school system from 1985-1996 retiring as assistant superintendent. At the time of his death, he was a consultant to school systems throughout Florida, mentoring administrators and faculty. Bill loved playing the guitar, hiking and gardening, and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan. 

Read More »

Lorrine Buffington, 67, of Macclenny

Lorrine Buffington, 67, of Macclenny died March 24, 2012. She was born in Jacksonville to the late Alton and Gussie Johns Crawford on December 8, 1944. She was raised in Moniac, GA and graduated from St. George High School. Lorrine was a member of Christian Fellowship Temple and loved working as part of the cooking ministry at the church. She was passionate about her family and her home. She actively supported her husband Vincent while he served in the military from 1978-1993. After his retirement they moved back to Moniac, GA and resided in her childhood home. In 2004 they moved to Macclenny.

Lorrine was constantly striving to improve her home, working on its appearance and making it comfortable for family and guests. She loved being around children, watching romantic movies, the Academy Awards, The Young and the Restless and HGTV. She also enjoyed reading romantic books and listening to gospel music. She was predeceased by daughter Shaina Dee Buffington and brother Johnny Crawford.

Read More »

Scroll To Top