Ruby Pittman, 68, of Baldwin died on January 8, 2014 after an extended illness. She was born in Pinetop, FL to Melvin and Annie Farmer on November 22, 1945 and resided in Baldwin since 1961. Ms. Pittman retired as a UTRS supervisor at Northeast Florida State Hospital after 32½ years of faithful service.
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Eunice Wheeler Cravey, 91, of Sanderson died on Monday, January 13, 2014 at her residence following a brief illness. She was born in Lake City on December 14, 1922 and lived in Olustee for many years before moving to Sanderson 30 years ago. She was the former postmaster at Olustee and worked with her husband at the Olustee Battlefield State Park for over 15 years until her retirement.
James “Jim” Harrison Wilk, Sr., 68, of Macclenny died on January 10, 2014. He was born in Jacksonville on September 17, 1945 to the late Edward Joseph Wilk and Mary McCleod Wilk. He had been a resident of Macclenny since 2005 after moving from Mandarin, Florida. Jim and his brother John were co-owners and operators of the family business, Wilk Forwarding Company, which their father founded.