The 13-and-under Baker Blast softball team made it to the championship game of the United States Specialty Sports Association’s Play for the Cure tournament in Jacksonville last weekend, finishing as the runner up in their division to the Jax Fusion squad. Proceeds from the two-day tournament benefitted the Susan G. Komen Foundation and its mission to combat breast cancer.
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A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 26 at 3 pm at Mount Zion Church in Macclenny to celebrate the life of Rhodia Diane Womack, 57, who died of cancer at the Acosta Rua Hospice Care Center in Jacksonville on July 15.
Arthur Vincent Thompson Sr., 67, of St. George, GA died Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab Center following a long illness. He was born in Yokohama, Japan and lived in Jacksonville and Delray Beach, FL before moving to St. George in 2003. He was an electrical engineer with the Siemens Corp. in Boca Raton for 24 years until his retirement in 2002.
John W. Howard, 64, of St. George, GA died on Friday October 4, 2013. He was born February 27, 1949 to Miller and Jeanne Maderia Howard in Steubenville, Ohio.