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August 16, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. Chris English Chris English, 61, of Ft. White passed away August 11, 2018. Mr. English was born November 3, 1956 in Warfield, Kentucky, but had lived in the High Springs / Ft. White area for over 58 years. He worked for several years as a meat cutter and was of the Baptist Faith. In his spare time, Mr. English ... Full Story »

August 9, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. Anthony Thomas Faria, Sr Anthony Faria Sr. was born September 9, 1943 in Mineola, NY to the late Agnes and Jose Romao. He was the third of five siblings. Anthony was first educated in Long Island, NY and later finished his education in Hialeah. He started his career working at Winn Dixie at seventeen and then worked for Eastern ... Full Story »

August 2, 2018 Obituaries

Mrs. Marilyn Burrell Marilyn Burrell passed away peacefully on July 25, 2018. Marilyn moved to Bell from California to be near her family three years ago. She enjoyed her friends, knitting, and her computer and watching Jeopardy. Marilyn was very happy living in Gilchrist county. Her family was her joy. She is survived by her daughters Christine (Bill) Schreiber, Susan ... Full Story »

July 26, 2018 Obituaries

Mrs. Marjorie Ann Henley Marjorie Ann Henley, age 78, a retired secretary with the Gilchrist County Schools and a devoted member of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church where she was the Church Secretary, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. The Homegoing Service was held 1:00 p.m. Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Ebenezer Missionary ... Full Story »

July 19, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. Eugene Virgil “Gene” Coons Eugene Virgil “Gene” Coons, departed his earthly home in Cross City, peacefully in his sleep, and entered into his heavenly home on Monday, July 9, 2018. Bro. Gene was born August 11, 1941 in Gallatin, New York and proud to serve his country in the U.S. Navy. Praise the Lord for the Navy because that ... Full Story »

July 12, 2018 Obituaries

Mrs. Janice Ann Fairchild Janice Ann Fairchild, 72, of West Point, Georgia, passed away June 28, 2018. Services were held on Tuesday, July 3rd at Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home, Clearwater. Interment took place on July 5th at 1:00 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Bell. You may leave condolences and tributes for the family at www.SylvanAbbey.com. _____________________ Lieutenant ... Full Story »

July 5, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. Ronald Emmette Cannon Mr. Ronald Emmette Cannon, 66, of Jena, passed away June 24, 2018. Mr. Cannon was born on October 12, 1951 in Pasco County, to Emmett and Margaret Brown Cannon. He lived most of his life in Tampa and for 17 years vacationed in Jena before moving there 2 years ago. He was the owner and operator ... Full Story »

June 28, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. Robert Blake Bishop Robert Blake (Bob) Bishop passed away on June 22, 2018 after a lengthy time of decline at the age of 91. He was born on September 8, 1926 in Lookout, Kentucky to Lundy Bishop and Ethel Elswick Bishop. He was the oldest of four children and the only son. Bob graduated from Catlettsburg High School, Catlettsburg, ... Full Story »

June 21, 2018 Obituaries

Mr. John Franklin “Frank” Simmons John Franklin “Frank” Simmons, of Bell, passed away on June 12, 2018 at E.T. York Hospice Care Center in Gainesville. He was 78 years old. Frank was born in Bell on April 16, 1940 to Hubert and Jaettie Cannon Simmons and was a lifelong resident. He was an automobile mechanic and was a Protestant. He ... Full Story »

June 14, 2018 Obituaries

Mrs. Sandra Ann Akins Sandra Ann Akins, 56, of Trenton passed away June 7, 2018. Mrs. Akins was born June 21, 1961 in Daytona Beach, but had lived in the Trenton area for over 13 years, after moving here from Citrus County. She was a member of Otter Creek Baptist Church, and in her spare time enjoyed traveling and spending ... Full Story »