LAKELAND - Arthur N. Tubbs, 84, passed away July 23, 2013 at LRMC due to respiratory failure.
Mr. Tubbs was born January 31, 1929 in Royal Oak, MI and worked as a firefighter
for the city of Royal Oak. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during the Korean Conflict
. Mr. Tubbs was a member of Cleveland Heights Golf and Country Club Sherman League and Wednesday Men's League. He enjoyed going to Tampa Downs Racetrack and also enjoyed the outdoors and nature as a younger man.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years Doris M. Tubbs; son Arthur N. Tubbs, II; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; 2 nieces and 2 nephews.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday July 30 at 11:00 a.m. at Cleveland Heights Golf and Country Club. In lieu flowers memorials may be made to the SPCA at 5850 Brannen Rd. S., Lakeland, FL 33813.