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Mr. Charles Leon Truman

Mr. Charles Leon Truman, age 66, of Bell, passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Haven Hospice of the Tri-Counties, in Chiefland.  He was born to Cecil and Teshie Truman on April 22, 1949, in Swandale, West Virginia and moved here from Cleveland, Ohio forty years ago.  He was employed as a landscaper and of the Baptist faith. Mr. ... Full Story »

Mr. Fred Lee Turner

Mr. Fred Lee Turner, 79, of Old Town, passed away on Friday, April 1, 2016. Mr. Turner served in the United States Army as a helicopter mechanic and was a self employed farrier and blacksmith. He moved to Old Town, from Hudson, in 1998 and was a member of Crane Bay Hunting Club. He loved to watch his grandchildren play ... Full Story »

Mrs. Helen Hiers Usher

Mrs. Helen Hiers Usher passed away on April 1, 2016, at Oak Hammock in Gainesville, after a long, courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born on November 2, 1930, to Velma and Delma Hiers. Both her mother’s family (the Clyatts & Hudsons) and her father’s family (the Hiers & Overstreets) were pioneer Levy County families. She was the youngest ... Full Story »

Mr. Francis Xavier Cleary, III

Mr. Francis “Frank” Xavier Cleary, III, of Bell, went to be with his Lord and Savior unexpectedly at home on March 21, 2016. He was much too young at 45 years old. Frank was born on May 4, 1970 to Francis and Margaret Cleary, Jr. in Maryland and had moved to Bell five years ago from Lake Placid. He was ... Full Story »

Mrs. Lizzie Bell Hand

Mrs. Lizzie Bell Hand, 81, of Chiefland, formerly of Trenton,  passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016. Liz was born in Cedar Key to Lindon and Effie Lindsey. She lived in Trenton for many years before moving to Chiefland to live with her daughter. Liz was a Christian, loving the Lord with all her heart and attended the Church of Christ. ... Full Story »

Mr. Julius Dale Kight

Mr. Julius Dale “Heavy Duty” Kight, 55, of Old Town passed away on Saturday, March 26, 2016. Dale was born in Jacksonville to Horace and Jo Ann Kight.  He was a truck driver for Frank Robson, Mickey Johnson and VanAernam Logging before becoming disabled. He loved hunting, fishing and traveling to the Smoky Mountains. He was a member of Rock ... Full Story »

Mr. William Lynn Lovelady, II

Mr. William Lynn Lovelady II, born October 31, 1986, passed away in his home in Savannah, Georgia on March 12, 2016. His survived by his wife, April Dawn Lovelady of Savannah Georgia; his wonderful daughter Avy Leann Lovelady of Bell; his former wife Ivy Leann Lovelady of Bell; and his father William “Lynn” Lovelady; his Aunt Pamela Street and Uncle ... Full Story »

Mr. Edgar B. “Papaw” Mills, Jr.

Mr. Edgar B. “Papaw” Mills Jr., went home to be with his Lord and Savior, after 90 years, on March, 26, 2016. Mr. Mills was born in Sprague, Alabama to the late Edgar B. Mills Sr. and Kathleen Boyd Mills. He served in the Navy from 1943 through 1946.  He married Daisy Warthen in 1946 and they moved to Trenton ... Full Story »

Mr. Bruce A. Thompson

Mr. Bruce A. Thompson, 64, of Trenton, passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at the Gainesville VA Hospital after a 14 month battle with brain cancer. Bruce was born in Lake City to John and Alberta Thompson. He lived in Trenton since 2004 with his beloved wife, Karen, for the last 5 years. He was a member of the ... Full Story »

Jim Troke

Longtime Trenton resident Jim Troke passed away Thursday, March 24. A celebration of life service is being planned and a date will be announced.   Full Story »