By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
A man suffered minor injuries after he apparently fell asleep at the wheel early Thursday morning, Feb. 10.
According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, at approximately 6:57 a.m., Roger A. Henry, 59, of Jennings was traveling eastbound on State Road 6. Henry fell asleep while driving and drove off the roadway, onto the south grass shoulder.
Henry traveled approximately one-tenth of a mile in his 2007 Buick before he came back abruptly onto the roadway, with the car out of control.
Henry crossed State Road 6 and struck a steel reflector post of the north side of the roadway.
The car continued out of control and overturned in a shallow mud and water area.
The Madison County Sheriff’s Office assisted FHP with the traffic crash scene.
FHP Trooper Tom Roderick was the investigating officer.
Nancy Ellen Kinsey, age 63, passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at Lake Park of Madison.
Funeral services were held 3:00 PM, Saturday, February 12, 2010 at Pinetta Baptist Church with burial at Mt. Horeb Cemetery. Visitation was held 1 hour prior to the service from 2:00 –
3:00 PM at the Church.
She was born on April 17, 1947 to the parents of Waldo Briggs and Irma Kinsey. She was a life-long resident of Pinetta and was a member ofPinetta Methodist Church.
She is survived by3 brothers: Waldo Kinsey, Jr. and Jack Kinsey both of Tallahassee, and Tommy Kinsey of Pinetta.
Submitted by Beggs Funeral Home
Rebecca Sue Foskey, age 70, died Thursday, February 10, 2011 in Greenville.
Graveside funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 13, 2011, at Evergreen Cemetery, Greenville. Visitation was held Saturday, February 12, 2010, from 6-8 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home, Madison Chapel.
She was born and raised in South Point, N.C. and later moved to Vero Beach before moving to Greenville in 1971. She loved to garden, working in her flowers and vegetables. She really loved to fish, especially saltwater, early on anywhere she could. She enjoyed crosswords puzzles and being with family. She would wake up early in the morning and enjoyed being outdoors, taking early walks. When her husband, J.C., became ill she devoted all her time into taking care of him.
She is survived by two daughters, Jenny Sever (Kevin) of Greenville and Rebecca Sever (Michael) of Sirmans; two sisters, Patsy Nicholson of Hiawassee, GA and Elsie Kiliron of Zion, Ill.; and seven grandchildren.