Obituaries 9/17/20


Carson Luther Hensley
Carson Luther Hensley, 76 of Keystone Heights, Florida. Carson went to heaven on August 21, 2020
Born in Surgoinsville, Tennessee, on September 26, 1943. Born to Lucian Carson Hensley and Ruby Lee Christian Hensley.
Carson leaves behind his loving wife of 52 years, Suzanne (Sue) Kline Hensley. He was predeceased in death by his parents and a infant grandson David Earl Hensley.
Carson is survived by his children, John Edward Hensley; Robert David Hensley; Tamara Lou Hendel; Kimberly Jean Boalch (Micheal); William Joseph Hensley; Thomas Charles Hensley; Kenneth Mark Hensley. 12 Grandchildren and 4 Great Granddaughters. Carson is also survived by his sisters, Eliza Lea Garland, and Linda Marie Roderick (Ron), also his brothers, Carl Hugh Hensley, James Lucian Hensley (Carol), Ronnie Eugene Hensley, and Dale Curtis Hensley (Molly). He also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Carson also leaves behind his 6 Dachshund dogs and his new Dachshund puppy. Carson loved to watch wrestling on T.V. and also loved to fish all his life. He loved to watch and feed the squirrels and birds outside.
Carson will be dearly missed and loved by everyone. Love you very much Sue.

Delbert N. Hupp Jr.
Delbert N. Hupp Jr., 65, passed away on September 10, 2020. He was born on July 26, 1955 in Newark, Ohio and proudly served in the US Navy with an honorable discharge.
He worked many years for the Newark City School system in Ohio and the Clay County School System in Florida, retiring in 2017. Del was a huge Ohio State Buckeyes fan, he enjoyed watching NASCAR and western movies especially John Wayne. He will be remembered for his love of playing practical jokes and always making others laugh.
Mr. Hupp is preceded in death by his father Delbert N. Hupp Sr. and is survived by his mother, Ida Smith; step mother Ann Hupp; 3 children: Daughter, Tracy (Kevin) Marshall of Social Circle, GA; and 2 sons, Douglas Hupp of Newark, OH; and Christopher (Charissa) Hupp of Covington, GA; brother, Douglas (Patty) Hupp; 3 sisters: Patty (John) Sullivan, Correna Hupp and Tracie Pifer; 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandsons; life partner Cindy McCammon; several nieces and nephews and a host of extended family and friends.
The family will hold a memorial service in honor of Del at a later date. Arrangements by Hardage-Giddens Holly Hill Funeral Home, 3601 Old Jennings Rd, Middleburg, FL. Please post words of comfort at

Robert Creegan
Robert Creegan, 67, of Green Cove Springs, FL passed away September 11, 2020.
Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., Green Cove Springs, FL (904) 284-4000.

Alma “Jeanette” Baker
Alma “Jeanette” Baker, 83, of Hendersonville passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, September 5, 2020.
She was born in Maxville, Florida to the late Millard T. and Pansy May (Godwin) Knight, and is also preceded in death by her first husband, Lex Baker; husband, Parnell Carter; and brothers, Walter, Edwin and Owen Knight.
Jeanette grew up in Maxville, FL, lived in Keystone Heights, FL, and moved to Asheville, NC in 1977. She owned Jeanette’s Jewelry store in Asheville, NC for 10 years, and most recently worked as a CNA. Jeanette was a member of Hooper’s Creek Baptist Church.
She traveled out west on a mission trip to minister to the Native American community. Jeanette was an entrepreneur in real estate, and also a private pilot. She loved a good find at a yard sale.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Christy Baker and partner Debbie Revis of Fletcher, NC and Patrick Baker and wife Marie of Hendersonville, NC; two sisters-in-law, nieces, a nephew, cousins and many special friends.
A private graveside service will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers please donate to the charity of your choice in memory of Jeanette Baker. Online condolences may be offered by visiting