Old Town, FL - Mr. Paul Leslie Ridaught, 53, passed away Thursday, December 19, 2013 at his home in Old Town, Florida.

Paul spent most of his life in Dixie County. He graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Agronomy. He started his agricultural career as a sales representative for Monsanto and several others before starting his own agricultural spraying business. He ran this business until his health deteriorated and he became disabled. He enjoyed hunting and fishing when his health allowed. He was a member of Rock Sink Baptist Church in Old Town.

He is survived by his mother Rachel Ridaught of Old Town, Florida; brother, Craig (Tammy) Ridaught of Newberry, Florida and niece, Kaylee. He was preceded in death by his father Larry Ridaught and son Travis Ridaught.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 2:00pm at Old Town Cemetery with Rev. Dwayne Kight officiating.

Arrangements have been placed under the care of the Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Cross City, Florida,


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Rick Gooding Funeral Home
16984 SE Highway 19 Cross City, FL 32628

Published in Gainesville Sun from Dec. 21 to Dec. 22, 2013