A Memorial Service will be held on July 26, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. at the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, 302 Grubbs Street, Enterprise. In lieu of flowers a Memorial can be sent to Nardin Academy, 135 Cleveland Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222 or Save the Turtles, Inc., 15412 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32413 (www.gulfworldmarineinstitute.org/).
Lucille was born in Buffalo, NY, November 14, 1941. She came to Enterprise with her husband to purchase West Gate Book and Gift Shop on October 12, 1991. She was the originator of the “World’s Smallest St. Patrick’s Day Parade,” and first Grand Marshal in absentia. She was active in many organizations (Chautauqua Club, Beta Sigma Phi, Coffee County Arts Alliance to name a few). Her other accomplishments were a past Vestry Member of The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany and a nomination for Woman of the Year (2002).
She is survived by her husband, James; sons, James II (Jennifer) FL; Jeffrey (Deborah) Buffalo, NY; sister, Carol Shea (John) Woodbridge, VA; mother-in-law, Shirley of FL; two grandchildren, Brooke and Jonathan Thomas; great-granddaughter, Rosie.
A special thanks to Dr. Rhyne and Day Spring Hospice for their incredible caring.