John Washington Bozeman III(1951 - 2012)

John Washington Bozeman III, passed away Dec. 16, 2012, at Florida Hospital Hospice Care in Daytona Beach. He was born in Gainesville to John W. and Gloria Bozeman Aug. 1, 1951. He lived in Levy County for years before recently moving to Ormond Beach with his family. Mr. Bozeman proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy and Florida National Guard. He worked as a mower operator for Levy County. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, Nascar, whittling, telling jokes and pulling pranks.
He is survived by his wife, Nettie Bozeman of Ormond Beach; son, John W. Bozeman IV of Inverness; daughters, Missy Alford of Chiefland, Nora Cooper of Ormond Beach; sister, Sharon Marlow of Crystal River; stepmother, Carolyn Bozeman and stepsister, Vicki Carlton, both of Milton; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec 20, 2012, at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Service with Pastor Adrian Land officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the funeral home.
Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 1301 N. Young Blvd., Chiefland, FL 32626, 352-493-0050 is honored to serve the Bozeman family. Condolences may be offered by visiting our website at

Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Dec. 19, 2012