Obituaries 11/18/21


James Joseph Lloyd, Jr.
James Joseph Lloyd, Jr., 84, Fleming Island, FL, passed away on November 5, 2021. He was an only child to his parents, James Joseph Lloyd and Margaret Ann Lee, born September 16, 1937 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Mr. Lloyd happily served in the U.S. Navy for 25 years, and after retiring, had another fulfilling career at Clay County School Board teaching math at Middleburg High School. He was a good and faithful husband to his wife, Sharon, for his last 40 years. He will be remembered fondly for his strong character and dedication to his work and family responsibilities. He lovingly cared for his many pets including birds, dogs, and orphan cats. He loved feeding birds, boating, fishing, reading, and eating a good breakfast. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Patricia Ann, with whom he had five children. He is survived by his children, James J. Lloyd, III, St. Augustine, Linda Ann Lloyd of Orange Park, Sandra Carmen Lloyd of Middleburg, Florida, his twins, Jon David and Charles Michael Lloyd of Apopka and Ovieda, Florida. He is also survived by his wife, Sharon, and his step- children, Melanie Bartholomew of Orange Park, and Dr. Timothy B. Skelton of Gulfport, Mississippi, as well as sixteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in his name to either St. Jude’s. Research Hospital or the American Lung Association. Graveside services with military honors were held at Jacksonville National Cemetery. Please sign the family’s online guestbook at Arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. (904) 284-4000.

Ellen Anne Arsenault
Ellen Anne Arsenault, 80, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away November 14, 2021. Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. (904) 284-4000.

Reverend Dr. Richard Carson Pedigo

Reverend Dr. Richard Carson Pedigo, 92 of Green Cove Springs, passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021. Mr. Pedigo was born July 3, 1929 in Indianapolis, Indiana to parents Leo Boyd and Sarah Margaret (Walden) Pedigo. Richard was a long time resident of Green Cove Springs for over 40 years. He served in the United States Navy as Chief Petty Officer and United Methodist Clergy as well as being the former Pastor of The United Methodist Church of Green Cove Springs. He also was a member of GCA Association and the Fleet Reserve Association. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sons, Michael Boyd Pedigo, Jeffrey L. Pedigo, and grandchildren, Matthew Pedigo and Bridgett Vega. Survivors are his wife, Reba (Dotson) Pedigo of Green Cove Springs, son, Richard A. Pedigo of Jacksonville, daughter, Deborah Tripp of Green Cove Springs, 4 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. A Memorial Mass will be held in the near future. Arrangements are under the care of Helm-Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 1811 Idlewild Avenue, SR 16, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. 904-284-9696.