John Michael Lucas, 60, of St. Marys passed away Friday, June 26, 2015, at his residence.
Born June 29, 1954, in Jacksonville, FL, he was the son of the late Gregory B. and Marguerite Bradley Lucas. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Steve Lucas.
John had resided in Camden County for the past 3 years and was a Mental Health Counselor, retiring with 20 years of service. He gave so much of his personal time helping others with addictions. He received his Master’s degree at Springfield College in Tampa, FL, and was of the Catholic faith. John enjoyed all kinds of music, golf, and was an avid Gators football and Cubs baseball fan. He loved his family and traditions.
A Celebration of John’s Life will be held on Monday, June 29, 2015, at 1:00 pm, at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys, with Travis Ballard officiating. A private inurnment will be held at a later date at Oak Grove Cemetery.
He is survived by the love of his life of eight years, his wife Laura Lovell Lucas of St. Marys,; three sons, Greg Lucas and Jimmy Manasco both of Jacksonville, FL, and Craig Hiott of Mountain Top, PA; daughter, Kristi Hiott Turner (Larry) of Kingsland; two sisters, Betty Crago, and Debbie Ballard (Bobby) all of Jacksonville, FL; two brothers, Tom Lucas (Evonne) of CO, and Brad Lucas (Virginia) of TX; eight grandchildren, Gabby Lucas, Kimmy Lucas, Alyssa Turner, Ryan Turner, Alyssa Manasco, Julie Manasco, Emily Hiott and Alex Hiott; many nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.