Williston Pioneer Obituaries

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October 13, 2019

Zackary Vincent "Vince" Smallwood Sr.

Zackary Vincent "Vince" Smallwood Sr.

Macclenny, Florida

Zackary Vincent Smallwood Sr., 92, passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at his home with family by his side. He was the son of pioneer Floridians, Lucius Parks and Bethel Drury Smallwood of Levy County. He graduated with honors from Bronson High School and immediately joined...

Col. Milton D. "Sully" Sullivan USA-Ret

Col. Milton D. "Sully" Sullivan USA-Ret

Gainesville, Florida

Col. Milton D. Sullivan USA-Ret., passed away at the age of 91 surrounded by family Sept. 12, 2019. Milton, known as "Sully" by his friends, was born May 18, 1928 in Mayo to John L. and Vera Koon Sullivan. The Sullivan family moved to Williston where Milton graduated from...

September 20, 2019

Jeremy Randall Swanson

Jeremy Randall Swanson

Williston , Florida

Jeremy Randall Swanson, 64, a 32-year resident of Williston, passed away at his home, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., he was an ordained minister and pastored several churches before retirement. His hobbies were golf, music and people, but his top priority was...

September 14, 2019

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August 23, 2019

Bobby Gene O'Neal

Bobby Gene O'Neal

Dunnellon, Florida

Bobby Gene O'Neal, 78, died Wednesday, July 31, 2019 in Ocala. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 8 at 11 a.m. at the Landmark Apostolic Church, 525 SE 3rd Ave., Williston, FL 32696. There will be a public viewing held at the church one hour prior to service time....

William Pat Smith Jr.

William Pat Smith Jr.

Williston , Florida

William Pat Smith Jr., 72, a lifelong resident of Williston, passed away Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 at North Florida Hospital in Gainesville. Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Catherine; sons, William Lamar (Stacy) Smith and William Wayne (Rebecca) Smith; daughter, Carrie...

August 16, 2019

August 12, 2019

John Henry Geiger IV

John Henry Geiger IV

Harris County, Texas

John Henry Geiger IV, 36, died Friday, July 19, 2019 at home in Harris County, Texas. John was packed for a trip to Las Vegas when he became ill and was diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer, which he had fought an unsuccessful six-year campaign against. He was aided in his...

July 31, 2019

Albert A. Fields

Albert A. Fields

Morriston, Florida

Albert A. Fields Jr., 85, of Morriston died Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Williston Rehabilitation and Care Center surrounded by his family. Survivors include wife, Lillian L. Fields; son, Dana B. (Callie) Fields; daughters, Diana (Rodney) Harris and Debra (Robert) Folsom;...

July 26, 2019

Glen R. Green

Glen R. Green

Williston , Florida

Glen R. Green, 76, a 21-year resident of Williston, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, surrounded by his family at his home. Born in Buffalo, Mich., he was a steel worker for Bethlehem Steel Company for 38 years, retiring from there in 1998. He was a member of Cornerstone...

July 19, 2019

July 13, 2019

Cecil Nathaniel Benton

Cecil Nathaniel Benton

Morriston, Florida

Cecil Nathaniel Benton, 91, of Morriston passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Archer, he came to the Morriston area 40 years ago from High Springs. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Williston and was a deacon at...

July 10, 2019

Lois E. Crane

Lois E. Crane

Williston , Florida

Lois E. Crane, 86, of Williston, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at E.T. York Care Center in Gainesville. Survivors include daughters, Linda Jackson, Lori Brown and Julie (Jim) Jones; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Thursday,...

June 30, 2019

Sylvia Jane Lanier

Sylvia Jane Lanier

Williston , Florida

Sylvia Jane Lanier, 86, a longtime resident of Williston, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Whigham, Ga. and came to Williston many years ago from Bonaire, Ga. She was an active member of the First Baptist Church...

June 28, 2019

Rita Frances Wold

Rita Frances Wold

Williston , Florida

Rita Frances Wold, 95, of Williston passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019 at her home. Born in Manhattan, N.Y., she came here from South Florida 7 ½ years ago. She served her country in the U.S. Navy in communications and was the oldest living WWII veteran in the Williston...

June 21, 2019

Bette J. Kippes

Bette J. Kippes

East Moline, Illinois

At her home, Bette J. Kippes, of East Moline, Ill. passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in her 79th year. Bette was born Feb. 9, 1940 in Indianapolis, Ind. Bette enjoyed the sun, the beach, listening to music, golf, Disney, camping,...

June 10, 2019

May 24, 2019

Phyllis Ann Cowart (Thomas)

Phyllis Ann Cowart (Thomas)

Bronson, Florida

Phyllis Ann Cowart entered Heaven May 3, 2019 with a song in her heart. Our Lord and Savior needed a soloist for the choir this past Sunday. Phyllis was born in Findlay, Ohio April 14, 1935 to George and Sylvia Mowrey Thomas. She graduated from Liberty-Benton High School. ...

May 20, 2019

John Robert Moxley

John Robert Moxley

Williston , Florida

John Robert Moxley, 91, a 27-year resident of Williston, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Williston Rehabilitation and Care Center. Born in Baltimore, Md., he came to Williston from Salisbury, Md. He was in real estate management for several years. He was a member of...

May 11, 2019

May 10, 2019

Alvin Bobby Mikell

Alvin Bobby Mikell

Morriston, Florida

Alvin Bobby Mikell, 72, of Morriston, passed away Thursday, April 25, 2019 in Gainesville. Born in Gainesville, he came to Williston 15 years ago. He was a member of Morriston Baptist Church and for 34 years worked with Florida Forest Service. His hobbies included fishing,...

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