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Linda J. Nunez

Linda J. Nunez

February 14, 1944 - August 1, 2019     Age: 75

Linda J. Nunez, age 75 of Yulee, FL passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Quality Health after a brief battle with cancer.

She was born in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee to Charles Wilson Pilkington and Velma Lurine Burdett. Mrs. Nunez lived in Yulee for the past 13 years and was a homemaker.

In her spare time, she enjoyed reading, making jewelry for her friends, sewing and crocheting.  She also loved going on cruises, traveling with friend and church groups, and spending time with her “Twisted Sisters!”

She was an active member of Blackrock Baptist Church, where she enjoyed singing to the congregation.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James Nunez and son, Charles Mitchell Sturges.

She leaves behind her daughter, Terri Sturges Merritt and her husband Gregory of Brunswick, Georgia; grandchildren, Taylor Lee Woodruff and his wife Jennifer of Yulee, Cady Money and her husband Spencer of Yulee, Kiley Sturges of Yulee, Sarah Merritt of Brunswick, Georgia and sisters-in-law, Claudine Newton and Nelda Austin both of Fernandina Beach, Florida.

The family is planning a service to celebrate her life which will be announced later.

If you would like to send a condolence, please do so by donating to Community Hospice, 1348 South 18th Street, Fernandina Beach, FL  32034.

10 Condolences

  • Shelly Palma Posted August 3, 2019 11:34 am

    My sweet Great aunt Linda… the one who taught me how to crochet and make jewelry… I love you so much. Tell Papaw I love him.

  • Juliec Powell Posted August 3, 2019 11:48 am

    Our Deepest Sympathys to You Terri and Greg..
    May God Bless you and your family in time of sorry..
    So Sorry..

  • Sheryl Harper Posted August 3, 2019 1:29 pm

    So sorry for your loss of this great lady. Christ’s disciple, Friend, singer, confidant, lovely, and kind, there are not enough words to describe Mrs. Linda.. God bless her family, friends and church family. She will be truly missed.

  • John Marsh Posted August 3, 2019 6:11 pm

    Sorry to hear about your loss!🙏

  • T Posted August 4, 2019 1:20 am

    So sorry. She was always very nice to me. I will miss her

  • Jonda Peterman Posted August 4, 2019 7:00 am

    I know you are singing a song the angels cannot sing! Love and miss you sweet Linda. Praying for the family. Jonda and Larry Peterman

  • Susan Doenges Posted August 4, 2019 11:51 pm

    I can’t believe this. 😭 She always believed in me and gave me hope. I will see you again my friend.

  • Bro. Bruce & Linda Frreman Posted August 6, 2019 3:51 pm

    You have taken your final way home and meeting Jesus face to face how awesome this will be for us your family and friends that will following that same meeting one day. Enjoyed knowing you Linda . Our prayers and thoughts goes out to your family .

  • Doni Lucero Posted August 7, 2019 7:12 am

    Always a fantastic lady and I was happy to call her Aunt Linda! We will miss you very much but know you are home now!

  • Brenda. Mallwitz Posted August 8, 2019 10:20 am

    Miss you my Linda my sister in the Lord

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