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Mr. Benjamin Franklin Pridgeon, Jr.

Mr. Benjamin Franklin Pridgeon, Jr. of Old Town, passed away November 7, 2014 while working in Alpine, Alaska. He is survived by his wife of 43 years Caresse, and three children; Monica (Scott) Mueller of Alachua, Ben (Carrie) Pridgeon of Newberry, and Alanna Pridgeon of Old Town. He leaves four grandchildren; Cameron and Aron Downs, Dawson and Eathan Pridgeon. He ... Full Story »

Mrs. Rachel Rogers Rhinehart

Mrs. Rachel Rogers Rhinehart, 66, slipped peacefully from this Earth in the early morning hours of November 15, with her husband and her sister at her side following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Lumberton, North Carolina and moved to Jacksonville as a small child. In 1998, she moved with her family to Gilchrist County. Mrs. Rhinehart ... Full Story »

Mr. Elmer White

Mr. Elmer White, 94, of Cedar Key, passed away November 16, 2014 at the VA Medical Center in Gainesville. Mr. White was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvanie. and moved to the St. Petersburg area, where he worked as a Supervisor of Maintenance for Bay Pines VA Hospital. Elmer served his country during WWII in the US ARMY. He moved to the ... Full Story »

Mr. William “Billy” Elliott Wester

William ‘Billy’ Elliott Wester, 58, of Trenton, passed away unexpected on November 7, 2014 at Brandon Regional Hospital in Brandon. Billy was in maintenance at the Whispering Winds Charter School in Chiefland. He is survived by his wife Chris (Martha) Wester of Trenton; daughters, Heather Rena Dawson (Zachery Noland Johnson) of Reisterstown, Stacey Jean Wester of Chiefland, Tracey Christine (Shawn ... Full Story »

Mr. Russell Hampton Jones

Mr. Russell Hampton Jones, 91, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 at his residence in Trenton. Russell was born on October 2, 1923 in Trenton to Wade Robert Jones and Elsie Sheffield Jones. Russell was a lifelong resident of Gilchrist County. He was a farmer, Department of Agriculture inspector and rural letter carrier before his retirement in 1997.  ... Full Story »

Mr. Joseph “Joe” Allen Chestnut, Sr.

Mr. Joseph “Joe” Allen Chestnut, Sr., 64, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 in a Chattanooga hospital. He was of the Baptist faith. He was an entrepreneur and previously employed with Vulcan Materials. He loved horses and hot rod cars.  He loved to make his family and friends laugh and he always loved to make ... Full Story »

Mr. H. E. “Gene” Osteen

Mr. H. E. ‘Gene’ Osteen, 76, died Friday, Nov. 7 2014 at his residence. He was born in Ocala and lived most his life in Bronson. Mr. Osteen retired from Capitol City Bank as Community President Gilchrist County and was a member of William T. Carlton Masonic Lodge # 46 F& AM, a Charter member of the Lifetime Association of ... Full Story »