Lynda Hill Gearhart, 63


Lynda Hill Gearhart, 63, passed away on Thursday
July 30, 2015. She was born in Jacksonville on July 12, 1952 and has lived
here most recently since 1989. She is preceded in death by her son, James
Manning, Jr., her grandparents, Leon and Muriel Cook. She was a loving
wife, mother, grandmother, friend and will be dearly missed by all who new
her. Survivors include her husband of 40 years, George Russell (Russ)
Gearhart, Jr., a retired Chief Warrant Officer from the U.S. Army;  son,
Chris Gearhart and his wife Tara of Orange Park; father, Brooks B. Hill,
mother, Barbara Cook, brother, Michael Hill all from Jacksonville;
grandchildren, Dylan, Kaitlyn, Isabella, Cole, McKenzie, and Madison; the
father of her son, Frankie Manning, Sr. his wife Patsy.; and a host of
nieces, nephews, cousins ,and other relatives and friends. Funeral
services will be held on Wednesday August 5th at 10:30am in the
Jacksonville National Cemetery  . The family will receive friends on
Tuesday evening from 6pm until 8pm at Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New
Berlin Road, Jacksonville. In lieu of Flowers donations may be made to
your favorite Humane Society or to the Catty Shack Ranch on Starratt Road,
Jacksonville in her name.