Floyce Lee Duncan Chauncey, 82, a resident of Camden County went home to be with her loved ones and her heavenly father Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at Gracemore Nursing Home in Brunswick under the care of Hospice of the Golden Isles. She had been in declining health over the last few months.
She was born Nov. 13, 1936, in Talbotton, the daughter of the late Crawford Duncan and Elizabeth Fuller Duncan. On Aug. 16, 1954, she married Marion N. Chauncey.
Surviving are three sons, Raymond M. Chauncey and wife Carol of Amelia Island, Fla., Richard W. Chauncey of Clayton, N.C., and Robert N. Chauncey and wife Julie of Henderson, Nev. Also surviving is one daughter, Penny D. Wilson and husband Chuck of Kingsland. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were three brothers (Clyde, Charles and Jimmy Duncan), and five sisters (Kate Tyre, Edna Duncan, Helen Pendarvis, Margie Holsey and Shirley Duncan), and she was the last of the siblings.
She was a graduate of Manchester High School in Manchester, Ga., and worked at several banks in Woodbine and Jekyll Island and Jacksonville, Fla. She was also a homemaker and was a devoted member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a breast cancer survivor. She enjoyed cooking and baking and was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan. She loved puzzles, softball, baseball and most importantly being a nanny to her twin granddaughters (Jenna and Jillian Wilson) who were born on her birthday and the children of many family members and friends.
She was a great Southern lady who saw the good in everyone. She loved spending the holiday season with family and friends, whether it be decorating, shopping, cooking or baking.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Church of Jesus Christ LDS at 7665 Fort Caroline Road in Jacksonville. A private family burial was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at Arlington Park Memorial Garden. Arrangements were handled by Corey-Kerlin Funeral Home.