James Millinder

Mr. James "Chuck" Millinder, age 48 of Starke, passed away, Saturday, September 29, 2012 at Orange Park Medical Center. Chuck was born March of 1964 to Joe and Anne (Melton) Millinder in Savannah, Georgia. He had lived in Starke for the past 12 years moving there from Jacksonville. He worked as an Autobody Technician at Wade Raulerson Automotive in Gainesville. As his hobbies, he enjoyed riding motorcycles and doing custom body work. Chuck was free spirited and had many friends.
He is survived by his parents, Joe and Anne Millinder of Lake City, a daughter, Sabrina Ellis and husband, William of Palatka, 2 sisters, Debbie Millinder of Waco, Kentucky and Toni Bennett and husband, Jon of Jacksonville, 4 grandsons, Shawn Donnelly, Dylan Donnelly, Zachary Ellis and Isaac Ellis and he was expecting another grandchild, aunt, Brenda Rudder and cousin, Kim Rudder Reynolds. Chuck is also survived by his dog, Nutz.
The family will receive friends and a time of viewing will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM in the Dewitt C. Jones Chapel of Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home in Starke. It was Chuck's wishes to be cremated, so that he can remain a free spirit.
Arrangements by JONES-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME, 620 E. NONA STREET, STARKE, FL 32091, 904-964-6200. www.jonesgallagherfh.com

Published in Lake City Reporter on Oct. 2, 2012