Obituaries 7/30/20


James D.Proulx
May 27,1931-July 20,2020
Jim lived in Orange Park for over 50 years. USMC Korean War veteran. Two terms in Vietnam. Two Bronze Stars and may other awards. Lifetime US Marine. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Ida in 2008. He leaves behind two daughters,Debra Covern and Sharon Cregg. Grandchildren, Jessica Brown,Malia Cabrera, Nikki Cann,Steven Covern,Stacie Cregg, Tracy Cregg.Great grandchildren, Jonathon Brown, Wyatt Cann, Gavin Cann, Anderson Cabrera and Kai Cabrera.

Barbara McCall
Barbara McCall of Middleburg, FL, 78, passed away on July 2, 2020. Barbara was born on June 2, 1942 in Gastonia, NC.
She spent her high school years on the swim team and platform diving. She enjoyed all kind of activities including bowling and church league softball.
She also enjoyed gardening, playing the piano, and Bunko games. Barbara spent 19 years as a VBS director; and a Cub Scout leader. She will be remembered as a loving wife and wonderful mother of two.
Barbara is survived by her husband of over 60 years, William McCall; son, William Jeffrey McCall; daughter, Suzanne Brisbane; mother, Louise Turner; brother-in-law, Art McCall; five grandchildren; and six great grand children.
Services will be held Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 1:00pm at Clay Hill Baptist Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Haven Hospice of Orange Park, FL

Virginia Marlene Groves
Virginia Marlene Groves, 81, of Orange Park, FL, passed away July 25, 2020.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000

Jay Howard Campbell
Jay Howard Campbell, 77, of Green Cove Springs, FL., passed from this life on Thursday, July 9, 2020.
Mr. Campbell was born on March 20, 1943 in Troy, New York to the late Howard and Rita Campbell. He was predeceased by his wife of 47 years, Bonnie Spector Campbell, who passed to the lord November 8, 2012.
Mr. Campbell is survived by three sons, Scott Campbell (Beth); John Campbell; Todd Campbell (Karen); and three grandchildren, Britney Campbell, Noah Campbell and Morgan Campbell.
After graduating from Mount St. Mary’s College, Mr. Campbell served his country honorably as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Kitty Hawk.
During his service as an F-4 Phantom flight navigation specialist, he co-piloted missions during several tours of duty in Vietnam.
After his military service ended, he started and ran a successful family business for many years before retiring in Green Cove Springs.
Jay was a blessing to all he met and will be remembered most by family and friends for his sense of humor and for being a faithful sports fan. His kind heart and generous nature will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral arrangements at Jacksonville National Cemetery with military honors have not been finalized at this time and will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veteran’s organization in memory of Jay H. Campbell.

Ira “Joe” Joseph Adams, Sr.
Ira “Joe” Joseph Adams, Sr., 88, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away July 27, 2020.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904)284-4000

Melodee C. Hohrath
Melodee C. Hohrath is survived by Charlie Van Buren, brother; Adam, Scot, and Todd, sons; Lisa and Tasha, daughters-in-law; Kalla Baker, Haylee, Sara, Mary and Brandon Hohrath, grandchildren.
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Arrangements are under the care of Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. (904) 284-4000
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