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John Chester Heth

January 9, 1949 ~ October 21, 2021 (age 72)


John Chester Heth, age 72, born in Oakridge, TN on January 9, 1949, passed away on October 21, 2021 in Plant City, FL.

He was the son of the late Chester and Dorothy Stooksbury Heth.

Survivors include wife; Diane Heth, daughters; Kellie Heth Collins, Kathie Heth Pagliaro (Stephen), grandchildren; Benjamin Newsome and fiancé, Isabel Ulm, Miles Newsome, Grace Pagliaro, Jackson Pagliaro, Vivian Pagliaro, sister; Karen Heth Ackerman and spouse Kenny Ackerman, brother; Mark Heth and Kathy Tharpe.

John honorably served in the Army from 1968 - 1971, he was a Veteran of the Vietnam War. He loved his country and his God. At age 13 he became one of the youngest Eagle Scouts in South Carolina.

The family will receive friends Monday, October 25, 2021 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Shiloh Baptist Church, 905 W Terrace Dr, Plant City, FL 33563. A Funeral Service will take place Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Shiloh Baptist Church at 11:00 AM.

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October 25, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Shiloh Baptist Church
905 W Terrace Dr
Plant City, FL 33563

Funeral Service
October 26, 2021

11:00 AM
Shiloh Baptist Church
905 W Terrace Dr
Plant City, FL 33563

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