MIKELL Wayne Mikell, 67, of Jacksonville, went home to be with the Lord on February 19, 2013. He was born on July 8, 1945 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Jacksonville. He retired in 2002 as a Lieutenant with Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department. He served most of his 34 years with the Fire Department in the Rescue Division, transferring to Air 5 for his final years. He was a member of Wesconnett Masonic Lodge No. 297 and the Firefighter's Shrine Club. He was preceded in death by his Parents, George Franklin Mikell and Loretta Charles Mikell, his Brother David Wesley Mikell and his Father-in-law, Jack McCall. He is survived by his loving Wife of 36 years, Debra Cler McCall Mikell, Daughters; Amanda Knox (Michael), Renee Mikell (Jonny), Sons; Wesley Mikell (Missy), Wayne Mikell, Jr., Grandchildren; Emily, Miles and Sophie Knox, Brandi and Gaige Mikell, Rykar and Oskar Mikell. Brother; William Mikell, Sisters; Elna Mikell and Edna Highsmith (Perry). Mother-in-law; Barbara McCall, Sisters-in-law; Cindy Mitchell (Michael), Donna McCall, Brother-in-law; David McCall (Sharon) and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He loved doing crafts with and singing to his grandchildren. One of his greatest joys of life was cooking great meals for his family and friends. In past years, he loved fishing, playing his guitar and keyboard. His wife and family wish to express their gratitude to JFRD, the Emergency Room Staff, all of his physicians, and to the staff of 3100 at St. Vincent Medical Center for providing him with two weeks of supportive and professional care. The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 24, 2013 from 5-8pm at FRASER FUNERAL HOME 8168 Normandy Blvd. Jacksonville, FL. 32221 (904)781-4314. Funeral Services will be held Monday, February 25, 2013 at 11:00am at the Funeral home with Chaplin Wayne Young officiating followed by interment in Jacksonville Memory Gardens. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

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Fraser Funeral Home
8168 Normandy Boulevard Jacksonville, FL 32221-6649
(904) 781-4314

Published in the Florida Times-Union from Feb. 22 to Feb. 23, 2013