Ernestine “Tena” Holloway Floyd, age 79, died Tuesday, March 6, 2012 in Jacksonville.
She was born in Live Oak, FL to Herbie and Alice Holloway. She loved geneology, puzzles, camping, beachcombing, shopping, playing cards, and most especially spending time with her family. She loved people. She had a very special gift of remembering more than most and became relied upon for those memories by all. She was a member of Missionway Church.
She is predeceased by her husband of 58 years James M. “Jack” Floyd., parents Herbie and Alice Holloway, sister Pat Holloway, and brothers Chris, Frank, and Ed Holloway. She is survived by her son, Jack Floyd Jr. (Lela), 2 daughters, Angela Seymour (John) and Carolyn Floyd Meisenburg, all of Jacksonville, Sister Edith Dobson of Jacksonville, 3 grandchildren, Brian Meisenburg (Melissa) of Melbourne, Emily Floyd of Tallahassee, James Floyd III of Philadelphia, and 1 great grandson Colin Meisenburg of Melbourne.
Visitation will be from 4-6 PM Sunday, March 11, 2012 and funeral services will be 11 AM Monday, March 12, 2012, both at Beggs Funeral Home, 235 NW Orange Avenue., Madison, FL. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Madison, FL. Beggs Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements (800-555-1081).
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Missionway Church at 14985 Old St. Augustine Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32258.