RUTLEDGE, Thomas Wendell, 74, of Seffner, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 23, 2014. He was very ac tive in his church, First Free Will Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps
, was an avid Florida Gator fan and enjoyed hunting and fishing trips. He was preceded in death by his spouse of 47 years, Mary Jo Rutledge. He is survived by his loving family, wife, Saundra L. Skiles-Rutledge; sons, Tom Rutledge (Barbara), Allen Rutledge (Tiffany); daughter, Charmaine Flint; grandchildren, Tommy W. Rutledge III, Hunter J. Flint, Chase Rutledge, Dylan M. Rutledge, Faith M. Flint, Madeline G. Flint; brothers, Billy Rutledge, Wayne Rutledge, Gene Rutledge; sister, Yvonne Leveque; and many other relatives and friends. A memorial service will take place at 11 am on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at First Free Will Baptist Church 11605 U.S. Highway 92 East, Seffner, FL 33584.