Mrs. Carla Jeannie Larkin 59, of Lake Butler died Friday evening, July 10, 2015 at her home. She was born in Jacksonville, Florida. She moved to Raiford, Florida where she worked for the Union Correctional Institution until she retired in 1996. Jeannie met and married the love of her life, James Patrick Larkin, who was her partner and best friend for more than 30 years. Jeannie was a member of the First Baptist Church in Starke, Florida.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by the following:
2 Daughters: Lori Black (Steve) of Tallahassee, Florida; Kelli Nicole Larkin-Brown (deceased).
1 son: James Patrick Larkin II (Jessica) of Bedford, Indiana
1 brother: Carlton Faulk, Jr. (Nadine) of Lake Butler, Florida
4 sisters: Martel Hunt of Jacksonville, Florida; Marion Pratt (Larry) of Jacksonville; Florida; Kim Faulk of Jacksonville, Florida; and Shannon Faulk of Jacksonville, Florida.
Jeannie was a proud and devoted grandmother of 8 grandchildren who adored her. She was also a wonderful aunt to 6 nieces and nephews, and 4 great nieces and nephews.
Jeannie was preceded in death by her Grandparents, to whom she loved dearly. Effie Carter (deceased) and Maxie Carter (deceased).
Jeannie was a devoted wife and mother. She was very proud to be the twin sister of Carlton Faulk, Jr. She enjoyed spending time with her beloved pet Missy. She loved her family and friends, and she was will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.
A funeral service with visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at Archer Funeral Home in Lake Butler, Florida. All family and friends are invited to attend the visitation at 10:00 a.m. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. A burial service will be held following the funeral service at Sapp Cemetery in Raiford, Florida.