Hallie Crawford Kenimer Hillyer Godwin Grubb, a lifelong resident of Northeast Florida, graduated to heavenly rest on Jan 21, 2013. She was 87 years old.
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Hallie was a smart and gracious lady whose positive qualities touched all who knew her.
Born March 16, 1925 in Jacksonville to Guy A. and Hallie C. Kenimer, Hallie grew up in Avondale, graduated from Robert E. Lee High School, and studied music at the University of Georgia.
She married Charles E. Hillyer II in 1944, in Jacksonville. They had three children: Glenn H. Corley (William A.), of Pueblo, Colo.; Charles E. Hillyer III (Kathy M.), of Federal Point, Fla.; and Guy K. Hillyer (Edith M. Fox) of St Augustine, Fla.
She married Charles L.. Godwin in 1964. He passed away in 2000.
In 1967, she joined the staff of the newly formed Jacksonville Episcopal High School, when the school's offices were still housed at St. Johns Cathedral. She worked with the school for 22 years: 18 years as registrar, and then as assistant development director and as director of alumni relations.
After retiring from Episcopal, she continued her development work for another decade at the golf ministry office of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
In 2007, she married Frederick W. Grubb of St. Augustine.
She is survived by her devoted husband Frederick; her sister, Elizabeth K. Tucker of Sautee-Nacoochee, Ga.; her three children; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at 2 p.m., at Grace United Methodist Church, 8 Carrera St., St. Augustine, Fla..
Arrangements by Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home, 1701 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville Beach, 904-249-2374
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Published in St. Augustine Record on Jan. 30, 2013