Nov 7 2017
Eustice Wainwright Hughes, 93, passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017. He was born January 23, 1924 in Alma, GA to the late Elzie & Gertrude Hughes, lived most of his life in Jacksonville, FL except 1 year in Kansas and was of the Church of God faith. Eustice attended school in Coffee County, GA, was a veteran and served in the U.S. Army and worked in maintenance at Paramount Poultry Cargill, Inc. He loved fishing, camping and will be dearly missed by all. Eustice was predeceased by his wife of 60+ years, Era Sauls Hughes; son, Glenn Hughes; brothers, Preston Hughes, Edward Hughes, Steve Hughes; sisters, Pearl, Nellie, Jean, Oletha, Olean, Sylvia. Survivors include his sons, Wayne Hughes (Ann), Steve Hughes (Terri); daughter, Sharon Davidson (Harold); daughter in law, Sara Hughes; 13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 13 great-great grandchildren; numerous other family and friends. Funeral services will be held Friday, November 10 at 1pm in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218, with Rev. Danny Baggett officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen cemetery. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service, 714-1110.