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Gainesville - Gillion Dexter, Jr. passed away March 29, 2013 at Orlando Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Gainesville, FL. and was a graduate of Hawthorne High School and Santa Fe Community College. Gillion has lived in Winter Park, FL for the last 17 years.

Survivors include a loving mother Nadine Dexter, Hawthorne, FL; five sisters, Mildred Epps, Sheila Dexter, Gainesville, FL, Victoria Brown (Lucious) Interlachen, FL. Johnnie Mae Bessent Hawthorne, FL and Charlotte Williams, (Dwayne) Grove Park, FL.

Graveside Services for Mr. Dexter will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Gilgal Cemetery, Rev. Arthur McGruder officiating. Interment will follow under the care of Chestnut Funeral Home 18 N.W. 8th Ave Visitation Friday Chestnut Chapel 2:00-7:00 PM and on Saturday at graveside one hour before the service. Family members are asked to meet at graveside at 10:45 AM.

'A Chestnut Service'

Published in Gainesville Sun from Apr. 11 to Apr. 12, 2013