James Joseph Gamberton of High Springs, FL passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the James A. Haley Veteran's Medical Center in Tampa, FL. He was 76 years old. Mr. Gamberton was born on March 14, 1943 to James Hamilton and Florence Bassett Gamberton in Washington, DC and had been a resident of High Springs since moving from Alameda, CA 33 years ago. Mr. Gamberton proudly served his country in the US Navy. He was a member of American Legion Post #149 in Newberry, FL and was also a member of Canvas Church of Alachua.
Mr. Gamberton is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Brenda Coates Gamberton of High Springs; daughter, Jayme (Charles Hodge) Wootten of High Springs; sister, Judith Gamberton Kennedy of Mt. Laurel, NJ; brother, Jeffery (Margaret) Gamberton of England and 5 grandchildren.
A Graveside Service with military honors will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at High Springs Cemetery with Pastor Ron Peeples and Pastor Mark Johns officiating.