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Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Chapel & Oaklawn Cemetery

4801 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL

OBITUARY

Dennis Carey McIntosh

June 1, 1948June 24, 2020
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Mr. Dennis Carey McIntosh was born on Tuesday, June 1, 1948 in Jacksonville, FL to Windsor R. McIntosh Sr. and Altamease G. McIntosh. On Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at age 72 he passed away at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL.

He was a member of the St. Stephen AME Church before relocating to Atlanta, GA. As a young man, he was a member of the church youth choir, the NAACP Youth Council, and a member of Boy Scout Troop #76. In 1966 he graduated from New Stanton High School. Mr. McIntosh received a Bachelor of Science degree from Bethune Cookman College (BCU) in 1970, and was a member of Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity. He married his high school sweetheart, Deborah Ann Loving in 1970. To this union a son was born, Dennis, C. McIntosh, Jr.

He was employed by Duval County as a Youth Counselor, the State of Florida as a Social Worker, Daniel Memorial as a Childcare Counselor, and as Intake Supervisor for Dekalb County Child Assessment Center. Mr. McIntosh loved to listen to smooth Jazz, loved to watch sports, and to help his wife create gardens.

He was preceded in death by his loving parents, Windsor R. McIntosh Sr. and Altamease G. McIntosh. Mr. McIntosh leaves to cherish his memory his loving and devoted wife, Deborah; son, Dennis, Jr., brothers; Windsor, Jr. (Jacquelyn); Donovan (JoAnn); sisters; Carolyn McIntosh, Juliann Blackmon (Barry), Janice McIntosh, a host of nieces, nephews and cousins, along with close and sorrowing friends.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 from 5PM to 7PM, at the Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Chapel, 4801 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207. A Celebration of life will be at 11 AM on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 in the Oaklawn Chapel, with Dr. David Green Officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to The Kidney Foundation or American Heart Association.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 30, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020

  • Reception

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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Sandra McFarlin

July 3, 2020

What a beautiful tribute! I share my condolences with you and celebrate the wonderful life of Dennis. I met Dennis through my husband (Kernaa McFarlin Jr.) and Donovan and remember the loving relationship of your family. May peace and comfort go with you always.
Sandy McFarlin and Family

JoAnn Canady Samuel

June 29, 2020

Julianne,
I remember Dennis as a friend who was kind, caring and respectful. May God keep you and your family strong during this time.

Isabelle Dedrik

June 29, 2020

I will always remember Dennis as a kind and gentle soul!

Mr Mrs Manuel Posse Family Posse

June 29, 2020

Thinking of you in these difficult times . We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Extending our deepest sympathy to you during these difficult times. Our prayers and blessings are with you. The picture of the three of us that you shared brings back great memories. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Manny Jo Tom

Faye McKenny

June 27, 2020

Anyone who knew Dennis could see that he was a loving, devoted husband and father. When you saw Dennis and Deborah together you knew his love and devotion was returned twofold by his loving wife. Dennis always made visitors to their home feel welcome. He will be missed by all who knew him.

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College Graduation

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1970 Christmas Dinner

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