W.T. Lamar Padgett
Lamar Padgett, 73, of Cantonment, went to his Heavenly Home on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Lamar was born April 4, 1941. He graduated from JM Tate High School in 1959. He served in the US Army and US Army Reserves and was honorably discharged with a rank of SP4. He worked for L&N Railroad which later became CSX Railroad. He retired from CSX in 1992. He was a member of The First Baptist Church of Cantonment and was baptized there on January 4, 2004. Lamar loved God, his family and loved spending time with his grandchildren. Lamar was an avid sports fan. He loved his Cleveland Browns, Florida Gators, Cleveland Indians and Atlanta Braves.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilmer and Audrey Lyster Padgett; his brothers, Ronnie Padgett and Don Padgett and his sister, Barbara Gentry who passed away Friday, June 27, 2014.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Jo Padgett, Cantonment, FL; daughters, Terry Padgett (Richard Perilloux), Cantonment, FL and Allison Marabella (Steve), Pensacola, FL; sons, Patrick "Bubba" Padgett, Cantonment, FL, Jack Cleveland, Pensacola, FL and Tommy Schubert (Chantel), Ft. Belvoir, VA and Stephen Schubert (Joie), Kansas City, KS; grandchildren, Haley, Wyatt, Chloe, Richard, Amber, Chania, Amy, Mary, Thomas, Kaitlin, Kiersten, Ethan, Annelise, Stephen, and Hippie Love; great-grandchildren, Parker, Mckinely and Kendall;sisters, Gloria Pittman, Pensacola, FL, Ginger Lawson (Glyn), Pensacola, and Peggy Morales (Lewis), Tampa, FL; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
Pallbearers will be Patrick Padgett, Jack Cleveland, Tommy Schubert, Lewis Arnett, Rick Butler and Charles Bober.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 30, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. with funeral service to begin at 10:00 a.m. at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North with Reverend Larry Huff. Interment will follow at Barrancas National Cemetery.
FAITH CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME NORTH, 1000 Hwy 29S, Cantonment, FL is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at www.fcfhs.com
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on June 29, 2014