LAKE BUTLER, Fla. -- A funeral service was held for long-time Union County Sheriff Jerry Whitehead Saturday in Lake Butler.
Theservice was held at 2 p.m. at First Christian Church in Lake Butler. Hundreds were expected to be in attendance.
Whitehead died Wednesday in Gainesville after suffering cardiac failure. He was 60-years-old.
Whitehead was the longest serving Sheriff in the State of Florida.