HUGH EDWARD THOMPSON, JR.
Hugh Edward Thompson, Jr., 51, passed away July 6, 2018. He was born in Beaumont, Texas.
He is survived by his mother, Sara H. Thompson, of Beaumont and his 4 sons,Trey, Cody, Evan, and Tristan, of Jax Beach, Florida. Daughters-in-law, Shandy and Charlotte and Michelle M. Thompson, the mother of the 4 sons and his 2 grandsons, Kasen and Paxton.
Hugh joined the U.S. Navy at age 18. He came to Mayport and never left Jax Beach. He will be remembered for his many years at the Marriott at Sawgrass and his years at the Sea Turtle which became One Ocean. Hugh's love of dirtbikes and racing and the ocean and surfing is legendary.
A memorial paddle out will be held on the North side of the Jacksonville Beach Pier from 8 to 10 A.M. on Sunday July 15, 2018.