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William P. LLOYD


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William P. LLOYD Obituary
LLOYD William P. Lloyd Jr., 79, passed away on December 1, 2013, at Haven Hospice in Orange Park, FL. He was born on December 29, 1933, in Sanford, FL, to William P. Lloyd Sr. and Angie Mae (McWaters) Lloyd. Bill grew up in Jacksonville, FL. He joined the Army after high school in 1951 and served in the Korean War (Infantry, Medic) and Vietnam (Medic), earning the Purple Heart and Bronze Star amongst other service medals and commendations. Bill retired from the Army in 1973 after achieving the rank of SFC. He later worked at Jacksonville General Hospital as an LPN from 1973 until 1984. Bill was a member of the NRA and Bass Masters, and was an avid fan of the Miami Dolphins. Besides enjoying hunting and fishing, he was an accomplished artist of wild life. Bill was preceded in death by his first wife, Nina; his beloved aunts, Bessie and Lola; uncle, Charles; granddaughter, Kya; and his best friend, Rocky, his prized Rottweiler dog. Surviving Bill are his sister, Betty Daughtry; his children, William Lloyd, Robert (Kim) Greenwell, Charley (Sherry) Lloyd, Denise (David) Tripp, Pete (Gayle) Hann, Phil (Susana) Hann, Tim (Rocio) Hann; grandchildren, Jenny, Lynn, Jessica, Brittany, Taylor, Casey, Bailey, Jared, USAF; Danny, USAF; Tommy, Ritchie, Carolyn, USAF; David, Kristen and Anthony. He also leaves behind eight great grandchildren and his ex-wife, Jacque Power. The family would like to thank Lynn and Rick LaFrance of Orange Park for their love, help and support of Bill and family. As a final salute to the man loved by so many, a true American Hero, a memorial service with full honors will be held at Jacksonville National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude s Children s Hospital or a benefiting the military personnel who serve and protect our freedom. Bill, the sun shined brighter because you were here. You will be forever missed, forever loved. The joy and love you gave us will never die. Rest in Peace, we ll see you in heaven....Soldier. Services entrusted to Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073, (904) 264-1233. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com
Published in the Florida Times-Union on Dec. 6, 2013
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