Obituaries 3/1/18


Edwin ‘Eddie’ Joseph Moler
Edwin “Eddie” Joseph Moler, 36, passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday, February 22, 2018. Eddie was born September 8, 1981 in Jacksonville, FL. He graduated from Orange Park High School and was a resident of Middleburg for the past 25 years where he worked in landscape maintenance and pest control.
Eddie Enjoyed Gator football, internet games, Ford Mustang restoration, his cats, and spending time with his friends.
Eddie is survived by his parents, Edwin and Sheila Moler of Middleburg, FL; brother, Andrew Wright; and nephew, Tyler Wright of Centennial, CO. He will be deeply missed by his loved ones who are comforted that he is now at peace. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 3 p.m. at Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073, (904) 264-1233.
A private interment will be held at a later date.

Ronald James Henderson
Mr.  Roland James “Coach” Henderson, age 78 of St. Augustine, FL. passed away Feb. 19, 2018.  Roland was born Nov. 19, 1939 in Johnson City, TN, the son of Walter J. Henderson and Bonita Collins Henderson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps where he played football and was a scuba instructor. He later graduated with a BS degree from East Tennessee State University and following his passion, began his career as an educator, football, and track coach.  He retired from education and coaching following over 30 years of dedicated service. He was a 33rd degree Shriner, member of the St. Augustine Story Tellers, and most importantly an avid Tennessee Vols fan. Roland was predeceased by his parents. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years Marcia Ann Henderson, daughter Michelle Hopkins (Tom) of Elkton, FL, Kim Cox (James) of Green Cove Springs, FL, Roland James Henderson, Jr. of Green Cove Springs, FL and Rebecca Smith (Mike) of Fleming Island, FL. Grandchildren Zachery and Kaley Cox and Regan and Addison Smith, his niece Missy (Tommy) Shealey of St. Augustine and their sons Tommy Joseph and Jesse Garrett. Funeral services in celebration of his life was held on Monday February 26, 2018 in the chapel of Jacksonville Memory Gardens Funeral Home, 111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park with Rev. Greg Grant, Pastor of Riverdale Community United Methodist Church, where Roland enjoyed membership for many years. Family members and friends gathered from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home. Family and friends take solace in the fond memories of his passion for life and unwavering faith. He was a man of his word, a loyal friend, and “the life of the party.” Please sign the online guestbook at

Kenneth Eugene Russell

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend Kenneth Eugene Russell passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 22, 2018, surrounded by family at age 91. Born February 10, 1927, in Birmingham, AL to Rufus Jennings Russell and Beulah Rae Griffin, he married the love of his life, Alice June Swertfeger in 1947, married 70 years. Merchant Marine 1944-1947 as Jr. Engineer in Atlantic and Pacific theatres receiving the Victory medal and Good Conduct ribbon. They made their home in Selma, AL where he was an electrical contractor, an Explorer Scout leader, member of the Order of the Arrow, and First Baptist Church. Moved 1963 to Cocoa Beach, FL, employed by Rockwell International at Kennedy Space Center, Apollo Program for 10 years. Became a general contractor 1972. Active and devout member Orange Park United Methodist Church and later, High Point Community Church. Served as Adult teacher, lay minister, President of Men’s Group throughout his life. 13 mission trips to Mexico, Terrahumara Indians. Master Mason, Cabul Lodge #116, GCS. Survived by: his wife, June, 3 children, David Russell, Susan Russell, Salli Windham (Butch). Preceded in death by Kenneth Russell, Jr. 11 grandchildren: Miles Cressman, Lena Hall (Jordan), Tavis Russell (Jennifer), Matthew Russell, Arista Robison (Kevin), Staar Russell (Jessica), Rozena Bruni, John Windham, Kelli Windham, Corey Windham. Preceded in death by Beau Russell. 11 great-grandchildren: Jude Heal, Gavin Russell, Emma Russell, Rowan Russell, Titus Frick, Bless Robison, Noble Robison, Holden Russell, Finn Russell, Carson Russell, Todd Windham. Sister-in-law, Ann Swertfeger, neices: Frankie Anderson, Cathy Nunnely, Pat Doggett, Denise Felton, nephews: Julian Tait Russell, Jr., Craig Russell, and cousin Ruth Clouse. Kenneth, a humble and devout Christian, a loving husband, wonderful father and grandfather, his caring and loving heart will forever live in our memories. Viewing will be held 12:00, services 1:00, March 3, 2018 at High Point Community Church, 84 Knight Boxx Rd., Orange Park, FL 32065. Arrangements by Jacksonville memory Gardens Funeral Home, 111 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park, FL.

Olon Rex Lindemood

Olon Rex Lindemood, 89, of Penney Farms, FL, passed away February 19, 2018.
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL. (904) 284-4000

Agnes E. Hall
Agnes E. Hall passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Haven Hospice Care Center, 745 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park Florida, 32065. Agnes was born on October 29, 1922 in Springfield, Vermont. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the above address for Haven Hospice or to Council on Aging of Clay County, 604 Walnut Street, Green Cove Springs, Florida, 32043.

Evelyn Lamson Kirkland
Evelyn Lamson Kirkland, 59, of Keystone Heights, FL passed away February 22, 2018.
Please sign the family’s online guestbook at
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL. (904) 284-4000

David Thomas Buckner
David Thomas Buckner, 74, of Orange Park, FL, passed away February 25, 2018
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL. (904) 284-4000

Ronald Poole
Ronald Poole passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL. 32073, (904) 264-1233.

Ray N. McCall, Jr.

Ray N. McCall, Jr., 72, of Orange Park, FL, passed away February 21, 2018.
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL. (904) 284-4000

Janet O. Miller
Janet O. Miller, 78, of Fleming Island, FL, passed away February 22, 2018.
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL. (904) 284-4000.


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