Elmus “Bud” Davis Sr., 76, of Sanderson died Tuesday, March 20, 2012. He was born January 12, 1936 to the late Albert (Birdie) Davis and Pearl Raulerson Davis. He was a lifelong resident of Baker County and member of Dinkins New Congregational Methodist Church. He was a retired millwright union worker in Local #241 of Jacksonville for 41 years and member of the Masonic Lodge #122 of Sanderson for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family, which he loved above all. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and farmer — all remaining as his legacy. He was preceded in death by 11 brothers and sisters.
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LTC (ret) Earl M. Greene (Sam), originally from Glen St. Mary died Sunday, November 20, 2011 at his home in Northbrook, Illinois surrounded by his family. Sam was preceded in death by his first wife Kathryn, sister Glenna Greene Booth and parents, Aubrey and Ruth Leymaster Greene.
Sam was a Lambda Chi Alpha at Florida Southern College, a member of A. O. Fay Lodge No. 676, Highwood, Illinois; the Glenbrook Shrine Club; Lake Michigan Chapter No. 289, National Sojourners; Heroes of ’76; Scottish Rite; Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts; Flagon and Trencher (Descendants of Colonial Tavern Keepers). He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army in 1983.
Allen Edward Harrell, 51, of Cincinnati, Ohio died March 13, 2012. He was born in Jacksonville to the late Allen Henry Harrell and Marilyn Yonn, and raised in Baker County before moving to Ohio. Allen enjoyed painting, music and watching the Bengals. He was preceded in death by his dad Henry Yonn and son Jeremy Harrell.
Survivors include mother Marilyn Yonn of Macclenny; son Allen Yonn of Macclenny; daughter Victoria Harrell of Highland Heights, Ky.; grandchildren Camron, Austin and Corey, all of Independence, Ohio, Abigail and Austin Yonn of Ocala; sisters Cheryl Harrell (Dennis) Sievwright of Durrand, WI and Bridgett Woodmansee of Macclenny; brothers James (Laura) Yonn of Lake Butler, Don (Linda) Yonn and Sherman Yonn, both of Maclenny, and Allen Henry (Meghan) Harrell III of Rochester, NY; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Harold B. Lykins, 54, of Macclenny died March 14, 2012. Harold was born in Crestline, OH to the late Harold B. Lykins Sr. and Delores Avenelle Clay Lykins on June 18, 1957. Harold loved his children, fishing and hunting. He loved telling stories of his hunting adventures. He was predeceased by his brother William Lykins.
Survivors include children Angela Lykins and Joshua Lykins both of central Florida, Christie Barth and Sterling Barth, both of New Mexico; sister Brenda Grimes of Sanderson; numerous nieces and nephews.