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  • "Thoughts and prayers to Mr. and Mrs. Tarvin during this..."
  • "Jim, Adrienne, and family, There are no words to..."
    - Kerry Tarvin
  • "I will remember him the way he used to be. Always friendly,..."
    - Ileana Castro
  • "We are so sorry to hear about Jet. We have some good..."
    - D. and Kris Smith and Family
  • "To the Travin Family,I was so sorry to hear about your..."
    - Debra,Todd, Kathryn Bozeman
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LAKELAND - Jet Tarvin, 57, entered the loving arms of Christ on Monday March 11,
2013 at LRMC due to respiratory failure.
Jet was born June 21, 1955 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Jim and Adrienne Tarvin. He lived in Amelia, Ohio until he was 8 years. He then moved with his family to Lakeland, Florida where he became a permanent resident. At the age of 16 he began working with his father for the family construction company. Jet was a skilled carpenter and mastered his craft at a young age. He also had a passion for baseball. He played from the age of 5 and was coached by his father till he was 33. He was married to Suzanne
Russell for thirty years. He was well known for his hard work ethics and
his unique sarcastic wit.
Jet is survived by his loving parents, Jim & Adrienne Tarvin; sons Jamie (Joy) Tarvin, Brian (Brittany) Tarvin; grandchildren Jake, Jared, Gaige, Adrianna, Nolan and Little Jet; sisters Gail (Miles) Watson, Jackie
(Darrell) Tidwell and Jenny K. (Butch) Mansfield, all of Lakeland.
The family would like to invite family, friends and acquaintances to join
them for a Celebration of Life that will be held at the family home, 1203
Evergreen Dr., Lakeland 33805 on April 6th at 3:30 pm.


Published in Ledger from Mar. 16 to Mar. 17, 2013