Dwight Aligood Sr. (1950 - 2014)

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Dwight "Gator" Aligood, Sr.


Dwight "Gator" Barrington Aligood, Sr., 64 of Milton, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Dwight was born in Pensacola, FL on January 18, 1950 to James and Mary Lou Aligood and was a lifelong Escambia County resident. He was known as the "Bread Man" , he loved life and spending time with his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Charlie Aligood and Jimmy Aligood and one granddaughter, Brittany Aligood.

Survivors include his three sons, Dwight Barrington (Candace) Aligood, Jr., Foley, Al, Damon (Kristie) Aligood, Pensacola, FL and Alex Aligood, Pace, FL; two daughters, Angela Blackmon, Milton, FL, and Jamie (Carlos) Murdy, Pace, FL; two brothers, Roy (Susie) Aligood, Pensacola, FL and Johnny (Linda) Aligood, Pensacola, FL; three sisters, Linda Melton, Pensacola, FL, Beth McGowan, Pensacola, FL and Kathy (Starskey) Booker, Pensacola, FL; fifteen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be on Monday, April 14, 2014 from 5:00-7:00pm at Eastern Gate Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:00am Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens.

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Apr. 13, 2014
Dwight Barrington Aligood
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1985 West Nine Mile Road | Pensacola, FL 325349377 | (850) 479-9223
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