Jean Bell Ergle, 86, of Gainesville, Florida, passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2016.

Mrs. Ergle was born in Dixie County on June 30, 1929 to Josh and Julia Bell. During her working career she was a secretary and bookkeeper for the Gainesville Gas Company. She enjoyed golfing, fishing and singing. She was a member of Parkview Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband Louis N. Ergle of Gainesville, Florida; son, Rick (Sandy) Ergle of Keystone Heights, Florida and grandchildren, Brittany (Trip) Roberts of Lubbock, Texas, Phillip Ergle of Gainesville, Joshua Ergle of Gainesville and Tabitha Odabe of Gainesville.

Funeral services will be held at the Parkview Baptist Church on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 2 p.m. with Rick Ergle and Rev. Greg MacGruder officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Grove Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Mission Scholarship Fund at CrossPoint Church, PO Box 336, Melrose, FL 32666.

Arrangements have been placed under the direction of Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Chiefland, Florida, 352-493-0050.