Alyssa June Nearbin, 20, of St. Augustine left this earth on March 28, 2013, to join her beloved cousin Ryan Scott Ford in Heaven, whom she missed very much.
Alyssa was a lifelong resident of St. Augustine, graduating from St. Johns Technical High School. Alyssa was looking forward to starting a new job and eager to live each day to its fullest.
Alyssa will forever be remembered as a beautiful, strong, young woman, a loving daughter, a protective sister and a true and loyal friend to many. Alyssa is survived by her parents Mike and Mary Jane Nearbin of St. Augustine, her Brother Bryan Dale Cannon, her little Sister Mckenzie Nearbin; and grandfather Richard Nearbin of Jacksonville; grandmother June Ford of St. Augustine; aunts Cherry Bland, Beverly (Ronnie) Drawdy, Linda Ford, and Brenda (Fred) Peet; uncles Bubba Ford, Henry Ford, Scott (Michelle) Nearbin, and Richard Nearbin; cousins Bradley (Jordan) Drawdy, Brianna Bland, Kristi and Christopher Ford, Mason and Harlee Drawdy, Alex Nearbin, Anthony, Austin, Andrew Nearbin, Kyle and Cody Peet; second cousins Lilly and Wesson Drawdy. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Henry W. Ford, and cousin Ryan Scott Ford.
There will be a memorial celebration at Family Worship Center 2040 State Road 207 at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 3.
Craig Funeral Home Crematory Memorial Park (www.craigfuneralhome.com) is in charge of arrangements.