In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Mary Virginia Terry

In Memoriam: Mary Virginia Terry

Passed peacefully on October 29, 2022 Mary Virginia Terry died peacefully in her Ortega home on October 29. Her surviving family includes two sisters-in-law as well as several nephews and nieces, one of whom is Jacksonville resident Betsy Cox. Mary Virginia was born to the Williams family in Quitman, a small city in South Georgia. […]

In Memoriam: John Orlando Ginter Jr.

In Memoriam: John Orlando Ginter Jr.

May 22, 1932 – October 19, 2022 John Orlando Ginter, Jr., (90), passed away peacefully in his home on October 19, 2022. He was born in 1932 in Jacksonville, Florida to John and Claudine Ginter. John’s family founded the Jacksonville Ginter Box Companies, which manufactured boxes for King Edward Cigars and for department stores nationwide. […]

In Memoriam: Charles Warren Turner

In Memoriam: Charles Warren Turner

June 26, 1933 – August 21, 2022 Charles Warren Turner passed away on Sunday August 21 at 89. He was born June 26, 1933 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Charles Warren Turner Senior and Hallie Rae Mayer. Charlie grew up in Poplar Bluff, Missouri where he was the smallest player on the football team, with the […]

In Memoriam: Harry Edwards

In Memoriam: Harry Edwards

April 2, 1942 – August 13, 2022 Harry Edwards passed away peacefully at his home overlooking the St. John’s River on August 13, 2022 at age 80.  He was born on April 2, 1942. He was the oldest of three children born to Harry and Madge Edwards.  Harry was a lifelong resident of  Jacksonville, Florida.  […]

In Memoriam: Betty Jean Saleeba Lewis

In Memoriam: Betty Jean Saleeba Lewis

March 16, 1931 – August 16, 2022 Betty Jean Saleeba Lewis, 91, passed away August 16, 2022. Betty Jean, “B.J.”, was born in Jacksonville on March 16, 1931 to Thomas Anthony Saleeba and Beulah C. Sara Saleeba. She graduated from St. Paul’s High School, attended Rollins college, and graduated from the University of Florida. She […]

In Memoriam: Patricia “Pat” Wood Lee

In Memoriam: Patricia “Pat” Wood Lee

August 24, 1932 – August 8, 2022 Patricia “Pat” Wood Lee of Ortega passed away on August 8, 2022. She was 89 years young. Pat was a Jacksonville native born on August 24, 1932 to Frank E. and Martha Alderman Wood. She grew up on Jean Court across the street from Oaklawn Cemetery. Pat graduated […]

In Memoriam: Marcelle Lewis Gile

In Memoriam: Marcelle Lewis Gile

DECEMBER 24, 1924 – JULY 9, 2022 Marcelle Lewis Gile, “Marcey” died peacefully at the Alice and O’Neal Douglas Center for Caring at Baptist Medical Center on July 9th, 2022 in Jacksonville, Florida at the age of 97. She is survived by her daughter Kathy Hamilton Plath (Matt), her grandchildren; Joshua Stearns Elizabeth), Beth Ann […]

In Memoriam: Michele Marie Agee

In Memoriam: Michele Marie Agee

Michele Marie Agee died at age 64 on 20 July 2022 at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida after a 17-year battle with cancer. Michele’s death comes as a shock because to the last she was beautiful, fit, and active doing what she loved – traveling to be with her family and friends, exercising on […]