James William "Bill" Huckaby
On October 27 at 5:30am, James William (Bill) Huckaby, peacefully went to be with Jesus. He was married for 72 years, never met a crossword puzzle he couldn't conquer, worked for PG&E (Fresno) as a Professional Land Surveyor, served our country as one of the first naval radarmen in WWII, had a heck of a golf game with a minimal handicap, and loved western novels. He leaves behind his wife, Mary, two children, Bill and Carol (married to Cathy and Tim respectively), 7 grandsons, 3 great grand-daughters, and one dog, Abbey. He will be remembered as a man who loved Jesus and his family immensely, served his country well, and enjoyed being retired more years than he worked. His Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, October 31st at Temple Baptist Church in Lodi at 1pm. In lieu of gifts or flowers, James wished donations to be made to Flipside Christian Church's youth group in Madera Ranchos, California.
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Published by Lodi-News Sentinel from Oct. 29 to Nov. 6, 2015.
Temple Baptist Church
, Lodi, CA
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Bill and Cathy - Our deepest condolences. He must have been a great man as evidenced by his great by his wonderful family. As a fellow crossword enthusiast I appreciate his knowledge of words! May he rest in peace. Paula and Flag Billings
Paula Billings
November 11, 2015
A great man of faith who truly exemplified the love of Christ in all he did. You will be missed by so many hear on this earth. We celebrate that you are now in the presence of the savior and look forward to joining you one day.I love you Mr. Huck and hope there was a bowl of black jelly beans waiting for you in heaven!!
Mary and Will Jacobsen
October 29, 2015
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