• High Springs,  Newberry

    William (Bill) F. Thigpin

    William (Bill) F. Thigpin By on April 9, 2019 –> Bill Thigpin of Lake Butler, FL, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the age of 91, surrounded by his family in Haven Hospice. He was born in Orange Lake, FL on December 9, 1927 to Walter Thigpin… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Alan Marc Fishman

    Alan Marc Fishman By on March 29, 2019 –> Alan Fishman, 67, longtime owner of Santa Fe Bar and Spindrifter Lounge, passed away on March 27, 2019 while at work doing what he loved best. His whole life was centered around his daughter, Mara, and his business. He was… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Carmen (Connie) Anita Pruitt

    Carmen (Connie) Anita Pruitt By on March 27, 2019 –> Carmen (Connie) Anita Pruitt, age 92, passed away May 21, 2019 in Gainesville, Florida. She was born in Ocala, Florida on May 12, 1926, the daughter of Fred and Wilma Newbern. Connie was married to James (Jim) F. Pruitt, who… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    William Thomas Moore Jr.

    William Thomas Moore Jr. By on March 26, 2019 –> On Sunday, March 24th, William Thomas Moore, Jr. passed away at the age of 87. Known by his friends as Bill, he was born on October 1,1931 in Waynesburg, PA to Harold and Inez Moore. He went to Jackson High… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Patricia B. Whitney

    Patricia B. Whitney By on March 23, 2019 –> Patricia B Whitney passed away March 10, 2019, born 87 years ago in Buffalo NY to Howard and Esther Behling. Moved to Gainesville in 1970. Patricia was a 3rd grade elementary school teacher for 11 years at Martha Manson Academy…. Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Ray Mullins

    Ray Mullins By on March 21, 2019 –> Ray was born on September 19, 1938 in Scott County, Virginia and went home to be with the Lord on March 18, 2019.   He served in the Army from October 1961 and was honorably discharged on September 10, 1967…. Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Burt Tjapkes

    Burt Tjapkes By on March 19, 2019 –> Burt Tjapkes of Gainesville, Florida went to his heavenly home on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Burt was born in Muskegon, Michigan on November 5th, 1928 – the 5th child of Pat & Effie Tjapkes. He was a graduate of Muskegon… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Tanner Jayce Kinnamon

    Tanner Jayce Kinnamon By on March 15, 2019 –> Tanner Jayce Kinnamon, two years of age, was escorted into heaven by God Almighty on Friday March 8, 2019. A serious and pensive face only guarded a warm and tender heart. Tanner said everything with his kind eyes without ever speaking… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Billie Cain Cohen

    Billie Cain Cohen By on March 8, 2019 –> Billie Cain Cohen, 80, passed away on March 5, 2019 in Gainesville, FL. Born and raised in Lakeland, FL, she was a loving mother, sister and grandmother. She is survived by her children, Moshe Cohen, Avi Cohen, and Alisa and… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Edwin Reid

    Edwin Reid By on March 6, 2019 –> Edwin Reid moved on peacefully in his home in Gainesville, Florida at age 92. Edwin was born on October 24, 1926 in Kingston, Jamaica to his parents, Doris Burger and Benjamin Reid. Edwin graduated from Kingston Technical School. He then moved… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Alberta M. Mattingly

    Alberta M. Mattingly By on March 6, 2019 –> Alberta M. Mattingly, 71, a long-time resident of Gainesville, FL went to be with the Lord on Sunday March 3, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, John H. Mattingly, sons Wayne C. Mattingly and… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    FRANCES ELIZABETH DE LA CUESTA

    FRANCES ELIZABETH DE LA CUESTA By on March 1, 2019 –>   Frances Elizabeth De La Cuesta died on Tuesday, February 19 th , 2019 at Haven Hospice in Gainesville, Florida. She was born in Miami, Florida on April 13, 1926 and lived there for most of her life. Afterretiring from… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Yoo Shim Coleman

    Yoo Shim Coleman By on February 20, 2019 –> Mrs. Yoo Shim Coleman, Born September 20,1935, Mrs. Yoo Shim Coleman, 83, passed away peacefully on February 18, 2019 at NF Hospital with her family at her side. She had struggled with a long illness. Resident of Gainesville Florida since 1991… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Barbara Anne Peloquin

    Barbara Anne Peloquin By on February 20, 2019 –> Barbara Peloquin, 75, of Gainesville, FL passed away on February 15, 2019 in Gainesville, FL. Barbara was born in Jersey City, NJ to Mildred and Elmer Chappell on January 18, 1944. She attended Morris Catholic High School in Denville, NJ… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Barry Joseph Guinagh

    Barry Joseph Guinagh By on February 19, 2019 –> Barry Joseph Guinagh died Feb 13, 2019, in Gainesville, FL. He was born June 28,1941 in Lincoln, Nebraska, to Kevin Joseph Guinagh and Marie Rita Thomas Guinagh. Six weeks after Barry’s birth, the family returned to Charleston, Illinois, where Barry… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Patrick M. McKivigan

    Patrick M. McKivigan By on February 19, 2019 –> Patrick M. McKivigan, age 55, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 16th, 2019. Pat grew up in Waynesboro, PA. After leaving PA, Pat settled in Gainesville, FL where he has lived for the past 21 years and worked as a… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Gary Benefield

    Gary Benefield By on February 16, 2019 –> Gary Benefield, 56 years old. Loving son of Gloria Benefield (deceased) and Alfred Benefield and caring brother of Tonya Callender, Judy Jenkins, and Joyce Benefield. Mr. Benefield honorably serviced his country and awarded Army Commendation Medal. He is listed author in the Library of Congress. He rests now… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Carl C. Bogar

    Carl C. Bogar By on February 8, 2019 –> Carl C. Bogar, age 97, Went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. He was born May 10,1921 at Hardy, KY. to Joseph and Lottie Bogar. Preceded in death by his Wife of over 57 years, Viola,… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Diane Drake

    Diane Drake By on February 8, 2019 –> Diane Drake May 9, 1963 – February 5, 2019   Daughter, Sister, Wife, Aunt, Friend. Diane Drake, 55, died suddenly and unexpectedly the morning of Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from an aneurysm. Her family and friends are devastated by this… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Elizabeth Ann Nettles

    Elizabeth Ann Nettles By on February 8, 2019 –> Elizabeth Ann (Shaw) Nettles, also known as George, Big Mama and Mama George, Nanny, Aunt Beth and Gigi, age 65, of Alachua, Florida passed away on February 5, 2019. Beth was born in Oxford, England on October 13, 1953. She was a military dependent, so she attended many… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Connie W. Triplett

    Connie W. Triplett By on February 5, 2019 –> “As I live each day may I do my part to make a difference and touch one heart.Each day it is my goal to bring smiles and laughter into a soul.” While surrounded by many of her children, during the… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Ruth Mauldin Harris

    Ruth Mauldin Harris By on February 4, 2019 –> Ruth Mauldin Harris, age 93, of Leesburg, FL and previously of Seneca, SC has died on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at University of Florida Shands Hospital in Gainesville. Ruth was born on August 18, 1925, in Newry, SC to the… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Bettye Carolyn McMillian

    Bettye Carolyn McMillian By on February 4, 2019 –> Bettye Carolyn McMillan, long time local resident of Gainesville Florida passed away peacefully February 1, 2019. She will be dearly missed but Heaven has gained an Angel. She was born April 21, 1928, in Sylvester Georgia to Earl and Warene… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Mary Dave Fitzgerald

    Mary Dave Fitzgerald By on February 4, 2019 –> Mary Dave Fitzgerald, 95, of High Springs, FL passed away on January 31, 2019. She was born in High Springs on January 4, 1924. She was married to Leamond J. Fitzgerald on December 16, 1944; they were married 45 years…. Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Samuel Thomas Viviano

    Samuel Thomas Viviano By on February 4, 2019 –> Samuel T. Vivano, 82, of Fort White, FL, passed away on January 29, 2019. He was born on September 15, 1936 in Robinson Township, Pennsylvania to Thomas and Violet Viviano. He was named after grandfather Salvatore but they called him… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Jimmy Romero

    Jimmy Romero By on January 31, 2019 –> , beloved son, brother, uncle and friend died January 22, 2019 in Gainesville, FL. He was 54 years old. Jimmy’s story began September 15, 1964. He was the youngest and only son of Davilita Rodriguez and Eleuterio Romero. Jimmy was… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Marion D. Kohn

    Marion D. Kohn By on January 28, 2019 –> Marion D. Kohn, 70, longtime resident of Columbia County, departed this life on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Lake City Haven Hospice. She was a member of Spring Hill United Methodist Church. She retired from Homes of Merit/Champion. Marion was born… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    W. Grace Harris

    W. Grace Harris By on January 27, 2019 –> Grace Harris, 88, Alachua, FL, passed away, Friday, January 25, 2019. Born April 20, 1930 in Cordele, Georgia. Grace retired from the Florida Farm Bureau after working many years there. After losing her husband 21 years ago, her joy in… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Donald (Don) Armstrong

    Donald (Don) Armstrong By on January 24, 2019 –> was born July 20th 1933 in Hamilton Ontario Canada to Alfred and Dorothy Armstrong. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War as a surgical technician. He earned a B.S. degree from San Diego State, and his master’s… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Sandy Uhl Solomon

    Sandy Uhl Solomon By on January 24, 2019 –> eight-year courageous battle with lung cancer…. Sandy Uhl Solomon’s eight-year courageous battle with lung cancer ended peacefully on January 16, 2019 with her two-gentle warriors by her side, her brother, Alan and her Husband, Steve From Alan…. One treasured… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Francis Xavier Tracey

    Francis Xavier Tracey By on January 24, 2019 –> age 83, of Gainesville, FL passed away at his residence on Wednesday, January 16th 2019.   Francis was born on August 31, 1935 in Pittsburgh, PA. His parents were John Martin Tracey and Ann Aloysia Tracey. After gaining his degree… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Warren Richard Godsmark Jr

    Warren Richard Godsmark Jr By on January 24, 2019 –> Warren Richard Godsmark Jr., 86, left his earthly body to be united with his Savior in eternity on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. He was a devoted husband, a loving father and the world’s greatest grandpa. He was a faithful follower… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Jonathan Michael Listzwan

    Jonathan Michael Listzwan By on January 24, 2019 –> Jonathan Michael Listzwan, age 2, earned his angel wings on Monday January 21, 2019 at Shands/University of Florida Children’s Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Jonathan was born on April 4, 2016 in Gainesville, Florida. He loved books, playing with blocks and… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Frances Lites Phillips

    Frances Lites Phillips By on January 17, 2019 –> Frances Lites Phillips went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Frances, the daughter of Tommie and Hennie Mae Lites, was born at home on her family’s farm on April 23, 1938. A 1956 graduate of Fort… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Dorothy “Dianne” Stewart Barron

    Dorothy “Dianne” Stewart Barron By on January 8, 2019 –> of Gainesville, Florida passed away on January 6th. She was 73. Dianne was a wonderful lady, fantastic wife, mother, and grandmother (Nanny). Dianne was as good as they get. She loved the lord, her parents, Marvin and Dorothy Stewart, her… Read more →

  • Gainesville,  High Springs,  Melrose

    Mildred (Mickey) Wallace

    Mildred (Mickey) Wallace By on January 8, 2019 –> Mildred (Mickey) Wallace passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 after a brief illness. She was born March 17th, 1929 in Gainesville, FL. Mickey was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening along with arts and crafts. Most of all she loved spending… Read more →

  • High Springs,  Newberry

    Dr. R. Thomas Hess

    Dr. R. Thomas Hess By on January 4, 2019 –> Dr. R. Thomas Hess, D.D.S of Alachua, Florida passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on January 4, 2019 at his home, after a long illness. Tom was born August 8, 1942, to Dr. A. Michael and Marjorie (Lane) Hess… Read more →