Miles~Nobles Funeral Home announces the funeral services for Sanford Lee Faught, age 74, who passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at his residence under the care of Southern Care Hospice. He was a native of Louisville, Kentucky and lived in Winter Haven, Florida before moving to Hazlehurst in 1990. He was a blueberry grower; manufactured Cypress Garden Ski's in Winter Haven FL; was the manager at ERO, later becoming ERO-Hedstrom, which manufactured beanbags, life jackets, sleeping bags, waterskies and trampolines and was a manager for 10 years at Williams Brothers Trucking. ERO - Hedstrom donated sleeping bags and beanbags to the Tide Water Employee Celebration; donated sleeping bags to Southside Church for hurricane victims; printed flags for 9/11 memorial and donated to Toys-for-Tots. He started the Fitro Club at ERO, which was an employee fitness and wellness program, participating annually in the cancer and heart walk-a-thon.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Beulah Ford Faught and a sister, Joanne Adams.
Survivors include his wife, Donna Lenore Faught; two sons, Steven L. Faught and wife Lisa and Carl M. Waldron and wife Allison; two daughters, Michelle J. Faught and Christina M. Kelleher and husband Ron; eleven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 10am at Southside Baptist Church with the Reverend Ben Glosson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Friday, May 1, 2015 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.
Active pallbearers will be Keegan Faught, Kelton Faught, Kyler Faught, Cody Sturgis, Tyler Bardales, Hunter Waldron, Parker Waldron and Zack Kelleher.
Friends and family may sign the online guest book at www.milesnobles.com.
Miles~Nobles Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Sanford Faught.