Mabel Lucille (Blake) Selby of Fernandina Beach, FL passed away at 6:10 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 2020 at Baptist Medical Center Nassau. She was 91.
Mabel was born August 2, 1928 in Volant, PA. to Lester T. and Marie C Blake.
She attended school in West Middlesex, PA. and graduated from West Middlesex High School, Class of 1946. She married Harold J Selby Jr. on June 5, 1948. They were married 58 years until his passing in October of 2006. Mabel moved to Fernandina Beach in 2009.
Mabel was a member of The First Presbyterian Church of Fernandina Beach. She was an avid sports fan and was known to watch professional and college sporting events year round. Mabel thoroughly enjoyed watching her children and grand children participate in athletic, cheer and dance events throughout the years.
She is leaves behind by her son, Theodore “Ted” Selby and his wife Bernadette “Bunny”, Fernandina Beach; her daughter, Deborah Selby (Thomas) Sweesy, West Middlesex PA; five grandchildren, Tracy Selby (Palmer) Knight Jr., Jacksonville, FL, Leslie Selby (Brian) Dumas , Orange Park, FL, Laurie Selby Teeters , Aiken, SC, Tamala Sweesy (Ben) Levin, Hingham, MA; Jay Thomas (Jodi) Sweesy, Hermitage, PA; ten great grandchildren , Ashlyn and Austin Knight, Kaleb and Brandon Dumas, Chase Teeters (Travis) Mills, Amber Teeters, Tula and Abe Levin, and Brinley and Vera Sweesy, and one great, great granddaughter, Tyler Mills.
Memorial services will be held at a later date and Mabel will be buried next to her husband “Cork” in the Haywood Cemetery, West Middlesex, PA.