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September 21, 2014
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Erica C. Keller
Erica C. Keller
Erica C. Keller, 48, a resident of Kingsland and native of Sacramento, Calif., passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014, at McGraw Hospice Center in Jacksonville, Fla., following a lengthy illness.

She was born on Sept. 10, 1965, to the late Robert L. Johnson and Selma C. Sullivan in Sacramento.

Erica graduated from Burbank High School in the Class of 1983 and furthered her education by attending Fremont Adult School in Sacramento, Apollo Medical College in San Diego, Calif., Grossmont College in El Cajon, Calif., and she also attended Trident Technical College in Charleston, S.C.

Erica had been a resident of Camden County for the past 13 years and was an active member of Harvest Chapel Christian Fellowship Church, where she was instrumental in the youth department until her health began to fail.

Her employment history includes working at the Southeast Georgia Health System, Brunswick Campus; Pathology Service Associates in Charleston, S.C., Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital in North Charleston, S.C.; and American Home Patient in Summerville, S.C.

Erica enjoyed arranging flowers, vacationing, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by both parents, Robert L. Johnson and Selma C. Sullivan; three sisters, Dee De Pina, Carolyn Sullivan and Delores Ashford; and two brothers, Samuel and Bernard Sullivan.

Survivors include her loving and devoted husband of 20 years, Erskine M. Keller of Kingsland; one daughter, Jazmine Keller of Kingsland; two sons, Robert Robertson and Matthew Keller, both of Jacksonville, Fla.; two sisters, Kwajhalien Dorn-Davis and Regina Sullivan, both of Sacramento, Calif.; three brothers, John L. Sullivan (Ellie) of North Pole, Alaska, Oscar Patrick and Dwayne Meredith (Asthma), both of Sacramento; her mother-in-law, Mazie Phillips of Lanham, Md.; four sisters-in-law, Curline Addison (Michael) of Severn, Md., and Thelma Brown, Matilda Golden (Don) and Yvonne Keller, all of Lanham, Md.; two brothers-in-law, Charles Goodrum (Zell) of Annapolis, Md., and Robert Goodrum (Elsie) of Norfolk, Va.; one godchild, Carson; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 2, at Harvest Chapel Christian Fellowship Church, located at 480 Henrietta St. in Kingsland.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3, at the church.

Final arrangements are entrusted to Royal Funeral Home, Inc. in Jesup.

KING — John W. King, 79, of St. Marys passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014, at his residence.

Mr. King was born Sept. 21, 1934, in Weirton, W.Va. He was the son of the late Oliver and Frances Straus King.

Mr. King had resided in Camden County for the past eight years. He was a professor at Fairmont State University, and several other colleges and universities, retiring with 30 years of service. He was a member of the Democrats, helping with many organizations on parades, and especially the St. Marys and Kingsland community gardens. He loved gardening, biking, helping others to be self-sufficient and was very much a people person.

A celebration of Mr. King’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3, at Allison Memorial Chapel.

Survivors include his wife, Rosemary King of St. Marys; sister, Ann Sapp of Orlando, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews.

The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mr. King be made to Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525.

Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.