Barbara Anne Selph, age 73, of Middleburg, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay. She was born on December 9, 1948, in Ocala, Florida, to Alfred D. and Maxine (Huff) Lightsey. Barbara had lived in Middleburg for over 30 years. Affectionately known as Mimi, she was a caring grandmother and great-grandmother who graciously sacrificed so others could have. Barbara was a devout woman of faith and a diehard Jaguars fan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Verlon E. Selph Jr.; daughter, Verlena Turnberg; and her beloved husband of 42 years, Verlon E. Selph. Survivors include her son, Alfred W. Selph; sisters, Becky Webb and Gayle Lightsey; grandchildren, Schylar Nix (Chris), Tristan Selph, Talia Selph, Gary Selph, Alexander Selph, David Turnberg, Korvin Gupton, and Ravin Gupton; great-grandchildren, Greyson, Weston, and RaeLynn Nix; as well as her four-legged canine best friend, Mami.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at Blackburn-Curry Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery in Jacksonville. Visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of BLACKBURN-CURRY FUNERAL & CREMATION, 380 N. Lowder Street, Macclenny, Florida 32063. (904) 259-2806. Please share your condolences with the family online at www.blackburncurryfh.com.
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