Beverly Black Jeter

June 21, 1930October 29, 2018

Beverly B. Jeter, 88, passed away peacefully from natural causes on October 29, 2018 at her Jacksonville home, she was surrounded by her family.

Born - Beverly Ann Black, Roanoke Virginia on June 21st, 1930 - Beverly was the only daughter of Leonard C. Black and Ruth Wagner Black.

Beverly graduated from Jefferson High School in 1948 and started her career as a book keeper for a local business and later, the college of VPI. She was eventually married on November 25th, 1955 in Roanoke Virginia to Howard Ray Jeter.

Beverly was a kind and generous person, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, as well as an active member in the Baptist Church choir. She often devoted her time to various types of charity work for the church but loved knitting caps for newborn children in need the most. She will be greatly missed.

Beverly is survived by her son James Michael Jeter (engaged to Maria), her son Mark Alan Jeter and her son Matthew Kevin Jeter (Paula) with their two children Caroline Nell Jeter and Matthew Randolph Jeter.

Memorial Contributions preferred to Community Hospice and Palliative Care,

The family would like to extend their heartfelt special thanks to Maria Carrubba for all of her tireless help and loving care over these last few difficult months.

Graveside service will be held Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Cemetery, 4801 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32207.

Arrangements by Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32223. 904-288-0025.


  • Graveside Service Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Beverly Black Jeter

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michael Bowlus

November 7, 2018

I am very sorry for your loss. She loved you all very much and was very proud of you. She told me of her appreciation for the care you gave her and her trust in your judgment for her care and in your own lives. She had no doubts about you or your love for her. You are her greatest joy.