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Mrs. Susan (Susie) A. Sheppard

Susan (Susie) A. Sheppard, 62, of Chiefland passed away Friday, April 1, 2016 at Haven Hospice. Susie was a Florida native and co-owner/ operator of Shep’s Welding with her husband. She loved flowers and butterflies, painting and drawing, bingo, and she was an avid Gator fan. Susie was dedicated to her family, loved to fish, and enjoyed hunting with her ... Full Story »

Mrs. Kathryn Cross Sloan

Mrs. Kathryn Cross Sloan,  81, died peacefully on April 7, 2016 at Haven Hospice in Chiefland, after a brief struggle with cancer. Kathryn was born December 13, 1934, in Arcadia. She was the daughter to Louis Earl and Louise Cross. She grew up in Fort Ogden. She graduated from Desoto County High School in 1953 and attended Jones Business College. Full Story »

Mr. Andy Dennis Andrews

Andy Dennis Andrews, 73, of Chiefland, passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016. Mr. Andrews was a farmer and owner of Andrews Old Seed Store, he founded A.D. Andrews Nursery and was the owner of the Levy County Journal newspaper. He was an avid lover of family, history, the outdoors and was a staunch conservationist. Mr. Andrews was a sixth generation ... Full Story »

Mrs. Anne Marie Sims Brown

Mrs. Anne Marie Sims Brown,  73, a native of Trenton, who lived in Saint Petersburg, wife of the late Paul James Brown Sr., peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 24, 2016, during a brief stay at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. The celebration of the life and legacy of Mrs. Brown was held ... Full Story »

Mr. Clarence Eugene “Gene” Bruner

Mr. Clarence Eugene “Gene” Bruner, 81, of Chiefland, passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016. Gene was born in Dothan, Alabama on September 27, 1934 to Clarence Lee and Hazel Bruner.  He served in the U.S. Army for 2 years in 1957. He worked for the U.S. Forestry Service for 30 years operating heavy equipment and occasionally fighting fires, even ... Full Story »

Mr. Albert J. (Al) Coston, Jr.

Mr. Albert J. (Al) Coston, Jr. of Starke, 69 years of age, died March 29, 2016 at the VA Medical Center, Gainesville  from liver cancer. Al was born August 10, 1946 in West Palm Beach to Albert J. Coston, Sr. and Marie Davis Coston. He graduated from Albany High School, Albany, Georgia in 1965 and attended college until drafted into ... Full Story »

Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Ellis

Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Ellis, age 53, of Newberry, passed away on Tuesday, March, 29, 2016 at Haven Hospice of the Tri-Counties in Chiefland. She was born to Harlan and Myrna Henninger on August 23, 1962 in Stuart and had resided in Newberry for the past 38 years.  She worked as a shipping clerk for Dollar General Warehouse and attended Bronson ... Full Story »

Mr. Robert Clyde Townsend

Mr. Robert Clyde Townsend, age 64, known to many as “Uncle Robert” or “B”, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 29, 2016. He was a lifelong resident of Bell. Robert was born in Lake City,  on December 27, 1951. He was the son of Clyde and Joyce Townsend. He was a graduate of Lake City Community College with ... Full Story »

Mr. Jimmie “Jim” Troke

Jimmie “Jim” Livingston Troke, 78, longtime Gilchrist Co. resident, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 24th, with family by his side in Trenton. Jim was born on May 13th, 1937, in New Castle, PA, to Ernest & Geraldine (Ernie & Geri) Troke (their only child). He was raised in the towns of Sharon & Leeper of Western Pennsylvania, graduating from ... Full Story »

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 »