Marcus “Marc” Augustus Blount, 50 of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away September 9, 2018. He was the son of the late, Mr. James F. Blount, Jr. He was a US Navy veteran worked as a journalist. Mr. Blount was co owner of Executive Cab & Limo in Jacksonville, Florida. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 15, at Joy Baptist Church with Rev. Adam Reynolds officiating. Mr. Blount lied in state one hour prior. The visitation was held Friday September 14, at Lord & Stephens, Danielsville, GA from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The interment was held in Hampton Whitworth cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Bayleigh Rose & Brenna Kathryn Blount; mother, Lillian M. Blount; sister, Beth (Mike) Scott; nieces, Jennifer (Chris) Berger and Michelle Scott; grandmother, Jane Blount; many aunts, uncles and cousins and many, many friends in the Jacksonville, Florida area. Lord & Stephens, Danielsville, GA was in charge of arrangements. For more visit www.lordandstephens.com.