Age 68, A Native of Cross City, Florida who currently lived in Columbia, South Carolina. He was a Dentist and Co-Owned Family & Cosmetic Dentistry with his son (Dr. Ruges F. Stockton). Dr. Stockton was a Member of the National & American Dental Associations, Alumnus of Howard University (College of Dentistry) and Member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He served his Country as 2nd Lieutenant with the US Army. He was a Floridian by birth - but a South Carolinian by choice! Dr. Stockton suddenly passed on December 14, 2012 in Columbia, South Carolina.

The Viewing will be held Friday 9:00AM-12:00PM at Triumph The Church & Kingdom of God in Christ (166 NE 106th Street, Cross City, FL) where Elder Nadine Broughtin is Shepherd and will be Officiating. The Burial will follow at 1:00PM at the Dixie County Memorial Cemetery. Immediately following the Interment, the Repast will be at the Fellowship Hall of Triumph The Church & Kingdom of God in Christ (134 NE 106th St, Cross City, FL).

Preceding him in death were his Father - Raleigh L. Stockton, Sr., 2 Sisters - Gloria Stockton Adams and Carolyn Elaine Stockton Godbolt and also his Grandparents - Bishop R C & Mother Beulah Glanton.

Beautiful Memories are left with his wife - Wilatrael F. Stockton and son - Dr. Ruges F. Stockton of Columbia, SC; mother - Princess Lucille G. Stockton of Cross City, FL; Brothers - Raleigh L. Stockton, Jr. (& Andria) of Palm Coast, FL, twin brother - Cleveland Stockton of Cross City, FL and William David Stockton (& Belvin) of Newark, NJ; sister - Irkie Lee Stockton of Gainesville, FL; uncles - Apostle V. A. Glanton, Sr. of Melbourne, FL and Johnny Frank Glanton, Sr. (& Deborah) of Cross City, FL; 2 God-children; and a host nieces & nephews, Cousins, a loyal staff; & many, many Friends.

Arrangements Entrusted To: DUNCAN BROTHERS' FUNERAL HOME, 428 NW 8TH Street, Gainesville, FL.

Published in Gainesville Sun from Dec. 20 to Dec. 21, 2012