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Mildred L. Coker, 89, a long-time resident of Belleview, Florida passed away July 21, 2020 at Advent Health of Ocala, Ocala, Florida. She was the wife of the late F. Leon Coker.

Mildred was born in Sparks, GA a daughter of the late William H. and Earnie Rutherford.  Prior to her retirement she worked for many years in the Cafeteria at Belleview Elementary School.

Left to cherish her memory are three daughters, Joyce Gallagher (Kevin) of San Mateo, FL, Janice Coker of, Mt. Dora, FL and Sandra Wagner (Ken) of Leesburg, FL. She is survived by four sisters, two brothers, eight grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, three great- great grandchildren as well as numerous friends, cousins, nieces, and nephews who will miss her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents, W.H. Rutherford and Earnie Rutherford-Dees; a son, Dennis Leon; daughters, Ann Clark, MS and Lori M. Yates, of Belleview.

The family received friends at the Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 5946 SE Robinson Road, Belleview, FL 34420 on Monday, July 27, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Masks and social distancing were required.  Due to current restrictions, funeral services, officiated by Pastor Danny McCullough, was attended by immediate family only. Interment was at Good Shepherd Memorial Garden, Ocala, FL. Condolences may be left at



Ken loudenslager passed away suddenly in June, 2020.   He leaves behind wife Sue, and sons Joshua and Daniel (Danielle Ciccotelli).

Ken was one of founding members of Belleview Pop Warner football.  He loved the Florida Gators and the Buffalo Bills.

He was semi retired and worked part time as a tool grinder.

Ken was also a Viet Nam vet from Lancaster N.Y.

Please remember Ken,  by donating  to Wounded Warriors.


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