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Eloise Stuckey Gleaton

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Eloise Stuckey Gleaton Obituary
GLEATON Eloise Stuckey Gleaton, 96, passed away March 16, 2014, after a sudden illness. She was a lifelong resident of the Whitehouse area since 1950. She was the oldest daughter of Robert Lamar Stuckey of Wilkinson County, Georgia and Ruth Merinda (Weste) of Graceville, Florida. In 1936, she graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School, Vada, Georgia and later graduated from the Anderson Aircraft College, in Nashville, Tennessee. Eloise worked on airplanes during the war and was one of the original Rosie the Riveters. Her expertise in sheetmetal began a career as a certified engraver, engraving gold, silver and other metals. Before her retirement, she was employed at the Trophy Center. She enjoyed reading her Bible, traveling, genealogy, gardening but, most importantly, she loved her family. Eloise is survived by daughter, Elizabeth (Betty) Brewer, two sons, James Lamar (Veronica) and Felton Durl (Jane) Gleaton of Jacksonville and step son, Prentice Jack (Cheryl) Gleaton of Bainbridge, Georgia and one sister, Margaret Stuckey Dennard of Jacksonville. Eloise has twelve grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews who will miss her dearly. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tolly-Lee Delton Gleaton and daughter, Diane Lawton, six brothers and two sisters. The family wished to thank her doctors and medical personnel of St. Vincent s and Hospice for their diligent care and compassion. Her viewing will be held 6-8p.m., March 19, 2014 at Fraser Funeral Home, 8168 Normandy Boulevard. Dr. Bruce Armstrong, Pastor of West Meadows Baptist Church will conduct her funeral service, 11a.m., March 20, 2014 at Frasers. Burial will be in Riverside Memorial Park. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com
Published in the Florida Times-Union on Mar. 18, 2014
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