Teddy Erwin Huff, 82, of Crossett, passed away on April 11, 2021.
He was born on July 5, 1938 to Hazel Zastrow and Glee Ebert Huff.
Mr. Huff was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church on the Berlin Road. He was a 1956 graduate of Crossett High School where he played first chair in the high school band. He was a very talented clarinet and harmonica player. He also served in the Arkansas National Guard.
Mr. Huff retired from Georgia Pacific Corporation in the year 2000 and spent his retirement years visiting his children and grandchildren. He loved them all dearly. He was an avid and creative gardener, planting flowers, shrubs and vegetables. He loved fishing and spent time doing that with his childhood friend, Deryl Courtney, and his son, Charles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hazel and Glee Huff; three brothers, Glee Huff, Deryl Huff and Leslie ‘Buddy’ Huff and one sister, Patricia Huff Burnett.
He is survived by one son, Charles Huff of Alexander; a daughter, Annette Huff Williams of Bogalusa, Louisiana; three grandchildren, Kaleigh Stephenson and husband, John Eric, Tarrah Willis and husband, Bruce and Hannah Huff; one sister, Mary Burt and husband, Skip; seven great grandchildren and a host of friends and loved ones.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Jones Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, April 16 at 12 p.m. with one hour of visitation before the service at 11 a.m. Pastor Danny Merriweather will officiate Interment will be at Lakewood Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Jerry Laing, Chuck Nutter, Todd McDonald, Clay Lofton, Bradey Lofton, Gus Lofton, Justin Burt and Bill Huff.