Ernest J. “Ernie” Millan, age 47 of Fernandina Beach, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
He was born in Jacksonville, Florida to Ernest Howard and Gwendolyn Naomi (Ray) Millan and lived in Fernandina Beach most of his life. Ernie graduated from Fernandina Beach High School in 1990 and was employed as a Lab Technician at West Rock. He was a long-time member of the United Steel Workers Union and was a nationally recognized and ranked motocross racer.
He leaves behind his parents, Ernie and Gwen Millan, Sr. of Yulee, Florida; children, Brooke Millan of Fernandina Beach, Conner Millan of Fernandina Beach, Addison Millan of Yulee, Alyssa Jose of Athens, Georgia, sisters, Kim (Roger) Ebmeier of Yulee, Florida, Tina (Mark) Humphries of Kingsland, Georgia, Patty (Mike) Ellington of Yulee, Florida, Katrina (Allen) Flannery of Yulee, Florida; several nieces and nephews and 2 great-nephews.
Services will be at 11:00 am on Thursday, January 16, 2020 in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors with Pastor Darryl Bellar officiating.
His family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Wednesday evening at the funeral home.
Family has requested that donations be made to the Spina Bifidia Jacksonville Chapter at https://www.spinabifidajax.org/product/donate-spina-bifida/