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John Derek Sangster

ALTHA - John Derek Sangster, 62, of Altha, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in Tallahassee. Born in Winter Garden, Nov. 10, 1954, he was the son of the late J. D. Sangster and Martha Alexander Baggett. He was a truck driver who enjoyed farming.  He was an avid outdoorsman.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Bobby and Jimmy Sangster; two nephews, Jamie Bigford and Kevin Temple; and a niece, Regina Bigford.

Survivors include his son, Bo Sangster of South Carolina; three sisters, Debbie Barfield and Janice Atwell and her husband, Thomas, all of Blountstown and Sherry Grover of Pennsylvania; an aunt, Betty Yager of Dade City; two uncles, Jerry Alexander of Sneads and George Alexander of Pensacola; and a host of nieces, nephews and other extended family.

Services were held Friday, April 14 at 3 p.m. CT at Adams Funeral Home. Interment followed in Sunny Hill Cemetery near Altha.

Adams Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. You may offer the family condolences online at

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April 19th, 2017



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