Jeffery Joseph Harbuck
Published 3:00 am Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Jeffrey Joseph Harbuck, 60, a resident of Daphne, Alabama, and former resident of Brundidge, Alabama, entered into heavenly rest on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. He was born September 4, 1957 in Englewood, New Jersey and is a 1975 graduation of Pike Liberal Arts School in Troy, Alabama. He attended both Auburn University and Troy State University and worked in hospitality/restaurant management, where his affable smiles, quick wit, and charming personality made him the best at customer service. His most important and honorable task was caring for his parents in their later years.
In March 2016, Jeff suffered a stroke and was hospitalized for six months. He worked through rehabilitation for the next two years, but another devastating stroke on April 13, 2018 would prove to be his final setback.
Jeff is preceded in death by his beloved father, Joseph E. Harbuck, Jr., of Daphne; his paternal grandparents, Joseph E., Sr. and Ethel Harbuck, of Nyack, New York; and his maternal grandparents David Escar, Sr. and Helen Marley, of Brundidge, Alabama.
He is survived by his cherished mother, Elizabeth Harbuck of Daphne; his sisters and their families, Jennifer and David Keller of Lakeland, Florida, and Marley Gihson and Patrick Burns of Savannah, Georgia; his nieces, Sarah Keller of Lakeland, Florida, and Stephanie and Bryan Cousin, and their children, Alexandria and Jason, of Lakeland, Florida; and nephews, Joshua Keller of Ruckersville, Virginia, and William and Alec Burns of Savannah, Georgia. Other surviving relatives include loving aunts, uncles, and cousins from all over the United States.
Services for Jeff will be at St. Francis at the Point Anglican Church, 7280 Scenic Highway 98, Point Clear, Alabama, Saturday, May 26, 2018. The viewing is at 10:30 a.m. with the funeral service at 11:30 a.m., Father Gary Blaylock, St. Francis Rector, officiating. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Brundidge, Alabama, Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Hughes Funeral Home assisting – 7951 American Way, Daphne, Alabama. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to https://www.gofundme.com/Help4Jeff.