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.
Published in Ledger from July 28 to July 29, 2013