Joanne Farris Covington, 85, departed her earthly home in Tallahassee on September 8, 2014, her heart filled with beautiful memories and love as a daughter, a mom, a grandmother, a great grandmother and a teacher. Joanne was born in Detroit, Michigan on September 20, 1928 and was preceded in death by her mother, Vera Ann Bailey Farris, her father Herbert Woodman Farris and her husband of 63 years “Coach” Tom Covington. Read More »
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Sarah (Jeannie) Cribbs, 69, of Macclenny and formerly of Jacksonville, died on Monday, September 1, 2014 after a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Cribbs worked for Barco Construction for many years before starting a cleaning and wallpaper business that she maintained until retirement. Read More »
Frankie M. Harvey, 83, of Macclenny died on September 6, 2014. She was born on June 15, 1931 to Romey Lee and Lettie Rhoden Thomas and was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Ernest Harvey Jr.
Frankie graduated from the former Macclenny-Glen High School in 1949 and began a lifelong career with the State Board of Health in Jacksonville and then was the director of the Baker County Health Department for over thirty years, earning many official recognitions for her expertise in bookkeeping and record keeping. Read More »
Carol Johnson Hunt, 54, of Sanderson died on September 5, 2014 at her residence. She was born in Lake City on January 15, 1960 to the late John Marvin Johnson and Lucille Alice Jenkins Johnson. Carol was a lifelong resident of Sanderson. Read More »