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Obituaries 8/25/22


Eric Dustin Shuey
Eric Dustin Shuey, of St. Augustine, Florida, passed away on August 17, 2022 , surrounded by his friends and family. Eric was born on New Years Eve 1989 in Ventura, California, to a Navy family, who later resided in Virginia and Clay County Florida. He attended Fleming Island High School, where he performed as a star pitcher, and then graduated in 2008. He attended Brevard County Community College where he continued to play baseball on a full scholarship. Eric also proudly served his country in the United States Marines Corp where he trained as a MOS 3531 Motor Vehicle Operator. Eric then continued to present with an amazing work ethic and worked as a contractor throughout the city of St. Augustine. He was known for his contagious smile and sense of humor. Eric enjoyed music, surfing, skateboarding, playing the guitar and fishing.
He is survived by his parents, Tony and Robyn Shuey; brother, Brady Shuey (Autumn Ray); paternal grandmother, Colleen Custalow; maternal grandmother, Amy White; girlfriend, Heather Hosmer; and many aunts, uncles and cousins; his dog Ozzy and cats, Olivia and Josie. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Phillip Custalow and maternal grandfather, Nelson Rosser.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. St. Johns Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ruth Fay Lee
Ruth Fay Lee, 87 of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away Thursday, August 18, 2022 at her home surrounded by family.
Mrs. Lee moved to Florida in her early teens from Indiana. After working in the Clay County Tax Collectors Office for 25 years, Ruth was elected into the position of Clay County Tax Collector and served for 12 years before retiring. She was very active in the community helping with various charities and as a member of the Village Improvement Association.
Ruth enjoyed painting and working on ceramic dolls and was quite the “southern cook”. Mrs. Lee will be dearly missed by her family and Clay County.
Mrs. Lee was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Robert Lee and son, Tony Lee. She is survived by her daughters, Joan (Jimmy) Weeks and Robyn (Ervin) McCarty, sister, Wanda Long, five grandchildren, Ryan, Chad, Jaime, Kelsey and Maggie and four great grandchildren, Ava, Eden, Ella and John.
Funeral Services were held 11 a.m. Saturday, August 20, 2022 in Russell Baptist Church with Rev. Chad Weeks officiating. Burial followed in Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Heritage Section. Visitation with the family began at 10 a.m. Saturday prior to services.
Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2335 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. Family and friends may share their condolences at: 904-284-7720.

Gerald Randall Carter
Gerald Randall Carter, 79, of Orange Park, FL passed away August 16, 2022.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.

Thomas ‘Tommy’ Gregory Brown
Thomas “Tommy” Gregory Brown, 59, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away August 20, 2022.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.

Anne H. Clark
Anne H. Clark, 74, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away August 21, 2022.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.