|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1888|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1964|
Ralph A. Nettles Sr. died in the Northeast Florida State Hospital on Sunday , Nov. 8. Born in Sanderson, Baker County, on June 9, 1888, Mr. Nettles had lived since 1952 at his home three miles east of Starke on Highway 16. He was employed as a carpenter and cabinet maker until ill health forced his retirement in 1952, and was a member of the Seventh Day Advent Church of Starke.
Mr. Nettles had given his body to Medical Research and had willed his eyes to the Eye Bank in Gainesville.
Surviving are his wife, Ruby M. Nettles of Starke; one son Ralph A. Nettles Jr. of Boynton Beach ; two daughters. Mrs. Irene Gilleon of Orlando; and Mrs. Vera Young; 12 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
Memorial services were held at 10 a.m., Nov. 11, in Bethel Baptist Church with Elders Roth and Yates of the Adventist Church officiating.
Benjamin Wade Nettles (1847 - 1923)
Jane Edna Dees Nettles (1853 - 1928)
Ruby Mae Miller Nettles (1893 - 1979)
Grace Irene Gilleon Nettles Wallace (1917 - 2003)*
Ralph Asa Nettles (1921 - 2001)*
Vera Imogene Nettles Suggs (1927 - 2013)*
Walter Andrew Nettles (1882 - 1945)*
Ralph Asa Nettles (1888 - 1964)
Leslie Munroe Nettles (1893 - 1936)*
Specifically: Ashes buried at homeplace
Created by: Harry Massey
Record added: May 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37298350