Hubert Stetson Talton Jr, 93, went to be with the Lord January 9, 2018 in the care of Florida Hospital Hospice DeLand FL after a short illness. His funeral service will be held this Saturday at Trinity United Methodist Church DeLand, followed by internment at Oakdale Cemetery, DeLand.
Hubert S Talton Jr was born on 1st March 1924 to Carlos and Hubert Stetson Talton in DeLand.
Hubert was a third generation member of Trinity United Methodist Church, whose family has been very devoted for many, many years.
He was a WWII pilot with a love of flying which continued through his life. He went on to have a satisfying career with the Florida Department of Transportation, Road and Bridge. He enjoyed many hobbies, flying being his fondest, which led to many hours of enjoyment with his personal plane and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 635 in DeLand FL. Music also was very dear to his heart from High School through-out his life. He played Saxophone with a band for many events within the community for numerous years, was also an active member of a band with Stetson University and very active with a quartet.
Hubert was preceded in death by his wife, Lutie K Talton and daughter, Pamela Talton. He is survived by his loving wife of 4 1/2 yrs Cecelia Talton, two Granddaughters Kobi and Jessa Talton. Also survived by two sisters, Marilyn Johnston and Nancy Hobbs (Albert), along with numerous loving nieces, nephews and cousins. Cherished by Cecelia’s children and Grandchildren.