Joseph Gregory “Greg” Baseheart, Jr., 72 of Gainesville, FL, passed away on May 01, 2021 in Gainesville, Fl.
Greg was born in Owensboro, KY to Joseph and Martha Baseheart on May 18, 1948. He went to high school at Owensboro, KY and graduated in 1966. Mr. Baseheart joined the United Stated Navy in Nov 1966 and served his country during Vietnam. He went on to earn a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Florida. He worked as a management consultant for various companies, including Budget Car and Truck Rentals for over 35 years. He enjoyed watching Gator football and basketball, playing golf with his son, and collecting. He was listed in the National Who’s Who in Junior Colleges for graduating with high honors.
Greg is preceded in death by his father, Joseph; his mother, Martha, and his sister, Nancy.
Greg is survived by his wife of 52 years, Susie; his son Richard of Orlando, FL; Sisters: Rebecca Baseheart of Fernandina, FL; Linda Ann Prater of Dayton OH; And Carolyn Collins of Owensboro, KY. Brothers: Stephen and Danny Baseheart of Owensboro, KY.
Interment will be at the FL National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL; Forest Meadows Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Haven Hospice, 4200 N.W. 90th Blvd., Gainesville FL 32606. Condolences may be left in Greg’s online guestbook at www.forestmeadowsfh.com
Arrangements under the care of Forest Meadows Funeral Home, 725 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Fl., 32609 352-378-2528.