Louie Eugene Faircloth, 54 of Middleburg, FL died Thursday, February 17, 2011. Mr. Faircloth was a resident of Jacksonville since the early 1990â€™s and a resident of Clay County for the past 6 years. He was a veteran of the US Navy where he was stationed throughout the world before his retirement after 20 years in 1995 as an AMH-1.
He enjoyed boating, fishing, motorcycles, flying and was a great friend to many, a generous and loving man, good son and brother.
Survivors include his mother Ann (Chuck) McGhee, 2 brothers Tony (Nicci) Faircloth and Kim (Kim) Faircloth and other relatives.
Graveside services were held 2:00 pm, February 24, 2011, in the Jacksonville National Cemetery with full military honors. Chaplin Chappy Lucas of The American Legion Post 250 officiated.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to: Wound Warrior Project https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/Default.aspx?tsid=66&source=WEBSITE
Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery and Funeral Home, 2315 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043 (904-284-7720). www.RHRCemeteryandFuneralHome.com
Directions to Jacksonville National Cemetery
Enter I-295 N toward Savannah to north of I-10
Take Exit 32 for FL-115 N, go .3 miles (there will be sign for National Cemetery)
Turn left at Lem Turner Road, go 5.1 miles
Turn right on Lannie Road, go 2.9 miles
Jacksonville National Cemetery will be on your left
4083 Lannie Road, Jacksonville, Fl 32218