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Floyd Chapman Middleton, 78, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022 at Covenant Care West Florida Hospital in Pensacola, Fla. He was born in Jackson on Thursday, June 10, 1943. He had retired at Boise Cascade and was a member of Stave Creek Baptist Church in Jackson. An avid outdoorsman, Floyd enjoyed deer and turkey hunting, as well as fishing and was a passionate fan of The University of Alabama football program. He loved spending time with his family and attended all of the activities of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents, E.B. “Moon” Middleton and Ernestine Middleton and son, Terry Middleton.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria Middleton; children, Brenda Middleton (Danny) Shaper, Deborah (Mike) Lamey, Kim (James Grace) Pugh and Scott (Tresa) Middleton; grandchildren, Steven (Kaitlyn) Middleton, Amanda (Chris) Lambert, Brad (Hali) Boykin, Kirstie (Cody) Gates, Chase Pugh, Taylor (Jordan) Matheson, Tamara (Levi) Worley and Tobie (Kevin) Green; 12 great-grandchildren; siblings, Elbert Middleton, Carole Middleton, Marvin Middleton and numerous other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 19, at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson, with Pastor Jordan Matheson officiating and his brother-in-law, Leo Thomas Jr. providing a special prayer at the graveside. Visitation began one hour prior to the service. Interment followed the service at Stave Creek Baptist Cemetery in Jackson, with Lathan Funeral Home directing.
Pallbearers were Steven Middleton, Michael Newton, Chase Pugh, Chuck Pugh, Jeremy Rush and Jim Bob Spence.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.