Erma F. Joyce, 87, of Jacksonville died on September 20, 2013. She loved being with her family and enjoyed cooking for everyone she knew. Her hobbies included needlepoint, reading and playing cards. Erma retired after over 20 years as a nurse at the Westside Clinic on Blanding Blvd. She will be remembered for her love of family, her kind heart and determined spirit.
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Derwood E. Coyle of Macclenny died on September 28, 2013. He served eight years in the Air Force and 26 years at the Florida Air National Guard. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Macclenny.
Alvin Carter, 73, of Glen St. Mary died on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Mr. Carter was born in Raiford to the late English and Nettie Finley Carter. A retired nursery owner and operator, Mr. Carter enjoyed planting and gardening. He also enjoyed fishing and spending time with family and friends.
A circuit judge’s ruling is expected in the near future on whether a lawsuit by a Georgia-based landowner against Baker County Property Appraiser Tim Sweat alleging he was illegally denied agricultural exempt status can move forward.