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Leo Smith, 68, was glass maker

Leo Edward Smith, 68, of Macclenny died on Tuesday, September 25 at his residence following an extended illness. He was a native of Franklin, Iowa and resided in Jacksonville before moving to Macclenny 23 years ago. Mr. Smith was a glass maker for 15 years with Anchor Hocking Glass in Jacksonville, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War and a warm, loving person who never met a stranger.

Mr. Smith was preceded in death by parents Casper Paul Smith and Wanda Hazel Davis Smith, son Johnny Smith, daughter Sonya Denise Smith, brother Paul Smith and sister Twana McGee.

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Todd Walter, 57, service in Naples

Todd Rolfe Walter, 57, of Macclenny died on October 2, 2012 at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville. He was born in Reading, PA on June 29, 1955 to Rudolph G. Walter and Marilyn M. Millere Walter. Todd was a confirmed Episcopalian who loved the outdoors. He played high school football and he enjoyed fishing, hunting, and snow skiing.

Survivors include his loving parents of Naples, FL; brothers James Simpson Walter and William Edmond Walter; his sister Amy Ann Brooks.

A memorial service will be held in Naples on the beach. V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services of Macclenny was in charge of arrangements.

Clinton Westberry, retired conductor

Clinton Westberry, 84, of Glen St. Mary died Friday, September 28, 2012 at his residence following a long illness. He was born in Statenville, Ga. and had resided in Jacksonville before moving to Glen St. Mary forty years ago. He was a conductor with CSX and Atlantic Coastline Railroad in Jacksonville for 38 years, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Sanderson,  the Railroad Conductors Union and enjoyed farming and working in his garden. He was a Navy veteran of WW II.

Mr. Westberry was preceded in death by his parents Riley M. and Pearlie Bohannon Westberry. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Margie Louise Westberry of Glen St. Mary:  daughters Patsy (Wendell) Vinzant of Glen St. Mary, Freda (Lee) Harris of Keystone Heights and Margie Elaine (Tommy) Britt of Cave Creek, Ark.; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren also survive.

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Kathleen Waldron rites at graveside

Kathleen Lois Waldron, 82, of Macclenny died Wednesday, Sept. 19 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center following a long illness. She was a native of Wellborn, Florida and resided in Jacksonville before moving to Macclenny  n 1974. She was a homemaker and was preceded in death by parents Thomas John Bailey and Lucilla Boutwell Bailey and her husband Leonard Waldron.

Mrs. Waldron is survived by  daughters Linda (Larry) Hartley of Keystone Heights and Pam (Dennis) Gaines of Jacksonville; son Dale Waldron of Macclenny; sister Betty Jo Crews of Glen St Mary; brothers Tommy and Greg Bailey, both of Lake City; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

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