July 31, 1931 - - January 20, 2020
Clifford Mills, 88, of East Palatka, passed from this life on Monday, January 20, 2020 at Solaris Health Care Center in Palatka. Clifford was born in Orange Mills and had been a lifelong resident of Putnam County. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Clifford worked as a truck driver with several area loggers and had also driven for Armellini Trucking in Pierson ...
December 25, 1930 - - January 18, 2020
Nona McClellan Wright passed away peacefully at her home in San Mateo on Saturday, January 18, 2020. Born on December 25, 1930, she celebrated her 89th birthday on Christmas day. She was born in Sarasota, Florida, raised in San Mateo and moved to Miami after her marriage where she reared her family. After her husband, Jack, retired in 1987 they returned to San Mateo.
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May 25, 1930 - - January 17, 2020
Guillermo â€śPapiâ€ť Garcia A., 89, of Pomona Park died Friday January 17, 2020 at the Putnam Community Medical Center. He was born on May 25, 1930 in Bogota Colombia, son of Lucio Garcia Escamilla and Leonor Archila Garcia. His family owned farms, growing coffee and cut flowers outside of Bogota. He always knew he would follow a career in agriculture.
He graduated with a ...
September 18, 1934 - - January 16, 2020
Christine Brooks Emerson went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 16, 2020.
Born to Ernest T Brooks Sr and Alice Marie Fletcher, Christine was a life-long resident of Palatka.
She attended Campbell Elementary and Mellon High School. On June 23, 1952 she married her high school sweetheart, Jeff Emerson Jr, who was serving in the US Navy. After his discha ...
June 28, 1943 - - January 15, 2020
Otis I. Brown, 76, of San Mateo, passed from this life on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at his home following an extended illness. He was born in Gainesville and had lived in Putnam County for over 50 years. Otis was a veteran of US Army serving in the Vietnam War. He was a 1963 graduate of Bell High School in Gilchrist County and was a member of Mt. Horeb Baptist Church. He also ...
January 16, 1933 - - January 15, 2020
Barbara Jean Kramer, 86, of San Mateo, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 from complications from recent illness and Alzheimerâ€™s. She was born in Palatka, Fl to Joseph Oscar and Laura Fambrough Baggett; she was one of eight children. Barbara worked as a waitress at numerous places in Putnam County. She was well liked in the community and actively involve ...
July 05, 1936 - - January 13, 2020
Louzetta Slaughter Naylor, 83, of Gainesville, FL and formerly of Palatka, FL passed from this life on Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home following an extended illness with Dementia. She was born in Taylor County, FL and had lived in Gainesville for the last 3 years coming from Palatka. Louzetta had lived in Palatka from 1970 â€“ 2016 and during that time she was a homemaker ...
February 24, 1935 - - January 13, 2020
William Harold â€śBillâ€ť Wing, 84, of Palatka, passed from this life into eternity on Monday, January 13, 2020 at the Fairhope Hospice â€“ Pickering House in Lancaster, Ohio. Born in Lyons, Georgia to Walter L. Wing and Flora Bell Thompson Wing, he resided in Palatka since 1977 moving there from Gillisonville, South Carolina. Bill served 13 Â˝ years in the U.S. Navy and was ...
June 24, 1926 - - January 13, 2020
George F. Bouthilette, 93, of Hastings, passed from this life on Monday, January 13, 2020 at his home. He was a native of Northampton, MA and had lived in Hastings since 1992. George served in the US Army during World War II as Sergeant First Class 5th army/ 2nd armor/ 26th division. He retired from the VA Hospital in Leeds, MA after 20 years of service, receiving many commenda ...
March 21, 1949 - - January 10, 2020
Daniel (Dan) Phillips entered into eternal life on Friday, January 10, 2020. Dan was born on March 21, 1949 in Eustis, Florida. He attended elementary school in Palatka and graduated from Hastings High School in 1967. He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1968 and served nine years, attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant before his Honorable Discharge in 1977.
Dan was diagnosed ...