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Gainesville - Ms. Jacquelyn S. Rentz, age 64, passed away June 20, 2014 at North Florida Regional Medical Center. Ms. Rentz was a member of Cohens Temple First Born Church where she served on the Deaconess Board.

Ms. Rentz is survived by her children Tony Smith, Henry Smith (Jannaria), Pamela Clark Cowens (Terrance), Sandra Maxwell (Darrell), AShonte Smith, all of Gainesville, FL; siblings, twin brother Jackie Smith, Addie Rivers, Jacksonville, FL, Gladys Burnett (Claude) Seattle, WA, Gloria Smith Cromwell, Altonese Smith Jamison (Charles), both of Gainesville, FL; thirteen grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.

Funeral Services for Ms. Rentz will be held 11:00am, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Williams Temple Church of God In Christ, Dr. D.R. Williams, Pastor, Superintendant Gary L. Cohen, Officiating; burial will follow in Grasslawn Cemetery, Gainesville, FL. Arrangements entrusted to Chestnut Funeral Home, Inc., 18 N.W. 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL.

Ms. Rentz will repose in the Chestnut Memorial Chapel on Friday, June 27th, 2014 from 2:00 until 7:00pm, and on Saturday at the Church from 10:00am until the hour of service. Family and friends are asked to meet on Saturday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jamison, 1145 N.E. 20th Place, Gainesville, FL, at 10:15am to form the cortege.


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Published in Gainesville Sun from June 26 to June 27, 2014
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