Home >> Obituaries (page 40)


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 »

Robert Townsend

Bell native Robert Townsend passed away on Tuesday, March 29 in Tallahassee. Visitation will be held at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 1 with funeral following at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Jimmy Corbin officiating. Interment at Townsend Cemetery. Full Story »

Mr. Carl Butler

Mr. Carl Blaine Butler, 94, of Horseshoe Beach, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2016. Mr. Butler was born in Shelton, Florida. He was a cowboy, hunting cows before going to serve in the United States Army during WWII and was still a cowboy at heart. He worked with the Pipe Fitters Union for 50 years, earning the Gold Belt Award. ... Full Story »

Mrs. Billie Cooper

Mrs. Billie Preston Cooper,  91, of Trenton, passed away on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Estelle’s House at The Hospice of Marion County in Ocala.  Billie was born on March 13, 1925 in Grafton, West Virginia to the late George and Ethel Preston. She moved to Trenton from Floral City in 2006. She retired from the printing industry as an ... Full Story »

Mr. John Merritt

Mr. John Russell Merritt, 87, of Old Town, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2016. Mr. Merritt was born in Coffee County, Georgia. He served in the United States Army Air Corp during WWII.  He moved to Suwannee, from Leesburg, in 1985 and then later to Old Town.  He was self-employed, raising and selling fish bait. In later years he ... Full Story »

Mrs. Margaret Steger

Mrs. Margaret Deskins Steger, 91, of St. Petersburg went to be to be with her Lord and Savior on March 15, 2016 in Trenton surrounded by family. Margaret, also known as “Maggie”, was born in Bluefield, West Virginia on February 18, 1925 to the late Carl and Thelma Deskins, Sr.  She graduated high school in McDowel County where she was ... Full Story »

Mrs. Carol Williams

Mrs. Carol Faye Williams, 53, of Old Town, passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2016. Mrs. Williams was born in Palatka.  She moved to Old Town 36 years ago from Micanopy.  She was a homemaker, mother and grandmother who loved spending time with her grand babies and great niece. She also enjoyed fishing. Mrs. Williams was a Baptist.  Full Story »

Mr. Robert Milton Badger

Mr. Robert Milton Badger, 77, of Steinhatchee passed away Friday, March 11, 2016. Mr. Badger was born in St. Petersburg.  He moved to Fanning Springs from Hudson in the mid 1970’s and then to Steinhatchee in 1999. He was the owner and operator of RM Badger Tree Service, RM Badger Construction and Tree Service and RM Badger Septic Service.  He ... Full Story »

Mrs. Bettie S. Cannon

Mrs. Bettie S. Cannon, 92, of Chiefland passed away on Monday, March 7, 2016. Mrs. Cannon moved to Chiefland, from Ponca City, Oklahoma in 1987. She was a member of the Church of Christ and loved to work in her garden. Full Story »