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Richard Kollmann, 69, of Jacksonville

Richard Kollmann, 69, of Jacksonville died Sunday, April 29, 2012 at his home. He was born November 22, 1942 in Bayside, New York to the late Frank and Louise (Schwetz) Kollmann. Richard was a veteran, served in the United States Navy and was a retired police officer. He is predeceased by his wife Sandra.

Survivors include children Diane Spriggs (Caroll), Richard Kershaw, Tara Harris (Mark) of Macclenny and Erica Kollmann; brothers Frank and Edward Kollmann; sister Stacey Zawacki; grandchildren Catelynn, Zanna, Paige, Austin, Alexandria and Talon; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Lawrence Manning, 67, of Glen St. Mary

Lawrence E. Manning, 67, of Glen St. Mary died Saturday, April 28, 2012. Mr. Manning loved spending time with family, his grandchildren and family friend Peewee Starling. He was a retired corrections officer who loved his church and bluegrass music.

Survivors include wife Kathryn Manning; sons Lawrence E. (Jessica) Manning Jr. and Gary Manning; daughters Lynette (Chuck) Highsmith and Leslie (Derrick) Williams; brothers Vernon Manning, Ferrell (Alberteen) Manning and Robert Manning; sister Mary Griffis; grandchildren Matthew, Shelby, Brandon, Jacob, Dalton, Kaden, Jadyn and Chase.

A graveside service was held at 11 am on Tuesday, May 1 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sanderson with Rev. Neil Griffis officiating. Forbes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Nita Stanley, 93, of Gainesville

Nita Yarbrough Stanley, 93, of Gainesville died Saturday, April 28, 2012 at her home. Mrs. Stanley was born September 18, 1918 in Taylor to David Arthur Yarbrough and Maggie Raulerson Yarbrough. She was a graduate of Taylor High School class of 1938 and moved to Gainesville shortly after graduation. She was a retired business owner and member of Countryside Baptist Church, Gainesville.

She married Thomas Mark­­ham on Feb. 19, 1939 and he was killed in action in WWII on January 9, 1945. She remarried on June 26, 1948 to John Elliot Stanley, her husband of 50 years who preceded her in death on January 6, 1999. She was also preceded in death by brothers Lewis, Leo, Roy, Artie, Ed and John Yarborough and sister Elna.

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Pauline Barton, 84, of Macclenny

Pauline Register Barton, 84, died April 19, 2012. She was a member of the Macclenny Primitive Baptist Church and worked at Anchor Glass Company in Jacksonville for many years. She loved gardening, flow­­ers and cooking. Pauline was predeceased by her husband Lawrence Barton, parents Bart and Daisy Register, sisters Sadie Mae (James) Barton, Alma Lee (E.W.) Barton and brother Hamp Register.

Survivors include children Dwight Barton and Sylvia Sapp, both of Macclenny: brother Tommy (Imogene) Register of Jacksonville; sisters-in-law Shirley Barton Sharman of Macclenny and Lettie Register of Sanderson; grandchildren Shannon (Brandy) Mobley of Sanderson and Nanette Barton of Macclenny; great-grandchildren Mallory, Zane and Whitley Mobley of Sanderson, Teanna, Tinsleigh, Taragan and Tana Brooke Barton of Macclenny; numerous nephews and nieces. Pauline will always hold a special place in the hearts of many loyal friends and family members; Phyllis and Jennifer Lewis, Paula T. Barton, Tonya Barton Clifton, June Barton, Jim Neff, and Hazel Solomon.

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