Obituaries 11/23/17


Bobby Sean Crosby
Bobby Sean Crosby (46) of Blairsville Ga. and Orange Park Fla., born Sept. 18, 1971, went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 13, 2017. Bobby was a retired U.S. Marine and a graduate from Orange Park High School. A member of First Baptist Church, he was a loving father, devoted son and uncle. He is survived by his 2 daughters Natalie (18) and Haley (8) and his son Bobby (16); parents Bobby and Lillian Mae Crosby; siblings Mike, Dawn and Candy; and wife Betty Mae Crosby. He is preceded in death by sister Sonja.
A viewing was on Sunday, Nov. 19, at Russell Haven Funeral Home. Contributions in honor of Bobby can be made out to The Wounded Warrior Project.
Russell Haven Funeral Home Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, Fla. 32043.

Rachel Elizabeth Wilkinson Cone
Rachel Elizabeth Wilkinson Cone, 87, of Green Cove Springs, Florida died Thursday, Nov. 16 at Oak View Rehabilitation Center in Orange Park, Florida after an extended illness. Mrs. Cone was born in Montezuma, Georgia to the late Robert Earl and Martha Carson Hicks Wilkinson. After marrying her late husband Theotis Cone, Jr. on September 3, 1948 they moved to Waycross where he took a job with the Atlantic Coastline Railroad. While in Waycross she became a longtime member of Crawford Street Baptist Church. In addition to her husband she was preceded by her sister, Virginia Perkerson of Manchester, Georgia. Mrs. Cone is survived by a daughter Mary Lee Cone Phillips and her husband Phillip of Green Cove Springs, Florida; four grandchildren, Jensi Cone Holloway and her husband Joseph, Derrick F Phillips and his wife Laura, Robert Bradley Cone and his wife Jennifer, Brandon R Phillips and his wife Jenna; daughter-in-law Susan Cone; seven great-grandchildren, Keeli, Emma, Dalton, Olivia, Avery, Peyton, Keeton; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. A funeral service was held Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017) at 11 a.m. at the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel. The family will be receiving friends beginning at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in the Greenlawn Mausoleum. Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at Miles-Odum Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Lucinda E. Varnadore
Lucinda E. Varnadore, 60, of St. Augustine, FL, passed away Nov. 14, 2017
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, Fla. (904) 284-4000

Frank T. Tobias
Frank T. Tobias, 90, of Green Cove Springs, Fla. passed away Nov. 16, 2017
Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center 2335 Sandridge Road Green Cove Springs, FL 32043 904-284-7720

Ada Jean Cannon
Ada Jean Cannon, 60, of Middleburg, FL passed away November 16, 2017.
Please sign the family’s online guestbook at
Broadus Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000

Philip Cloud
Philip Cloud, Jr., 72, of Hawthorne, passed away November 17, 2017. Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center 904-284-7720.


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