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Liberty Bakery, a family-owned drive-thru bakery and sandwich shop, closing after 9 years

Liberty Bakery is closing on Sept. 3.
Dan Scanlan, The Florida Times-Union
Liberty Bakery is closing on Sept. 3.

Cherished by its customers, a family-owned, drive-thru bakery and sandwich shop is closing its service window permanently this Saturday.

Liberty Bakery at 6661 Bowden Road near Parental Home Road has been a Southside neighborhood mainstay for nine years.

Bob and Carol Kernan along with their daughters, Katie and Grace, have been serving up freshly baked treats such as cinnamon rolls, sticky buns, scones and muffins along with hand-crafted sandwiches and specialties including its grits bowl from a 500-square-foot former Skinner Dairy store that the couple renovated.

Read the rest of this story from WJCT News partner The Florida Times-Union.