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Kathy Bland

Janet so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I know she was a wonderful person and I know how close you two were. You were a good daughter. Prayers for you and your family ❤️

Linda Hardy

Janet and Family, So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful person and she will be missed.

Mike & Debbie Lewis

So sorry for your loss. I know she will be missed. There is nothing like the love of your mom. Our thoughts & prayers are with you.

Pam and Steve Simmons

So sorry to hear of this sweet lady’s passing . I so Enjoyed our time together in helping her prepare many wonderful meals at our church . Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.

Mary Conn Baker

The Angels are Singing and the Heavenly Trumpets are Blaring. The world was better to have known you, Mary. Thank you, Lord for sharing one of Your Sweetest Lambs. Bring Mary's Family, Your Peace that Passes ALL Understanding as You Open the Pearly Gates.

Gina Townsend

So sorry for your loss. God Bless.

Stacey Anderson

I loved your mom’s humor and strength. I didn’t see her enough, but she touched me. My heart aches for you all.

Delores Mason

Janet, Shannon and Brandon, so sorry. for your loss! She was an amazing lady! Am praying that Our Heavenly Father will wrap his arms around each of you as you walk this walk!! Love you guys! Yep

Penny Fender

Aunt Nell was a beautiful, loving and amazing lady! We will miss her for awhile but I know I will see her again. Love, hugs and prayers for you Janet! Love you.

Donna Jones

Janet I am so very sorry to hear about your mom...She was just the sweetest.

Masson Penland

She was everything to Brayden t

Brayden Taylor

I love you Nana you will be missed (R.I.P.)

Debbie Leslie

Aunt Nell, our timeless beauty, inside and out; so full of love, peace, grace, and kindness. You couldn't help but to feel those feelings after spending time with her, or just talking to her over the phone. I can imagine her joyful reunion in Heaven! Love and Prayers to all!

Gryphon Summers

R.I.P. (You Will Be Missed) 😔

Nicholas Ackerson

She was very kind and loving and we will all miss her. Rest in piece 🙏

Barbara and Joe Lyle

My Aunt Nell was a very special lady. My role model for all my life. Always loving and giving a word of encouragement no matter what the circumstance. She will be greatly missed and forever in our hearts. Love you.

Nick Deonas

Lady Nana was a very lady who has touched many. She will be remembered. I will miss visits we had and our talks.

Mary Jaunell Eunice


Mrs. Mary Jaunell Eunice (Nana), 90, of Fernandina Beach passed away on Monday, August 15, 2022, at the Warner Center for Caring.

Born on November 28, 1931 in Echols County, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Sam and Ruby Petty Chauncey.

On August 18, 1951, she married the love of her life, William George Eunice and they had two daughters together, Brenda Gail and Janet Faye.

After moving to Fernandina Beach in 1959, she was a dedicated homemaker until 1967 when she began her career with the Nassau County School District, retiring from the food service department after 24 years.

She was a loving mother, devoted wife, and Nana to all. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, traveling, and most especially, spending time with her family. She was a woman of God and a role model for all who knew her.
She is predeceased by her husband George, her daughter Brenda, her brothers Ralph and Buddy Chauncey, and sisters Mamie Lee, Francis Day, and Bobby Sue Chute.
She leaves behind her daughter, Janet (Jamie) Deonas; her granddaughter, Shannon Taylor; grandson, Brandon Conn; great-grandson, Brayden Taylor; her brothers, Quincey (Carolyn) Chauncey and John (Julia) Chauncey; and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend the visitation on Thursday, August 18th 2022 from 9:00 am-10:00 am in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors. The funeral services will begin at 10:00 am.

Mary will be laid to rest beside her husband and daughter in the Bosque Bello Cemetery.


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