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Robert G. Puckett

Robert G. Puckett, of Steinhatchee, passed away on Friday March 18, 2022 at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. He was 73.

Born in Opelika, AL, to John and Margaret Puckett, Rob spent the majority of his life and career here in central Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelors degree in Business. He was a property appraiser for Alachua County. Rob was an avid sports fan especially for his beloved Florida Gators.  He was also a lifelong fisherman and hunter.

Rob was preceded in death by his parents, John Puckett and Margaret Lynn Puckett.  He is survived by his son Jason Puckett and his wife Susan Payne Puckett; his brother Don Puckett and his wife Betty Ann Puckett; his niece Merrill Puckett Miller and her husband Scott Miller:  and longtime companion Diane Munn.

There will be a Celebration of Life for Rob held on Saturday May 14, 2022 at 10:30am in the Milam Chapel in Gainesville. If anyone would like to dress in their Gator attire, please do.  In lieu of flowers please feel free to make a donation to the National Wild Turkey Federation.

Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES 311 S. Main ST, Gainesville, FL 32601. 352-376-5361 www.milamfh.com

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!