Thomas A. Roy, 74, of Jacksonville died peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013 after a long illness. He was born August 9, 1939 to the late John and Margaret Kronenberger Roy. He became a resident of Jacksonville after moving from New York in 1978. He enjoyed watching western movies and in his younger years loved country line dancing. He is predeceased by his sister Margaret Potts and brother Eugene Roy.
Daily Archives: September 19, 2013
James Bennett of Macclenny was recently presented with the Leader of the Year Award by Greg Evans, District Two secretary for the Florida Department of Transportation headquartered in Lake City.
Over the last two years Joe and Jennifer Asbury of Baxter have been slowly turning their 18-acre tract on CR 127 into an organic farm with vegetable and melon gardens, chickens, rabbits, geese and ducks.
They opened their homestead, Sunrise Jubilee Farms, on Saturday, June 15 to the public and hosted a number of craft and food vendors, a mix of Christian bands and a potluck dinner with cake. Visitors walked the garden as children played with the chickens or splashed down an inflatable water slide.