January 8, 1958 - August 19, 2021
Gifford – David William Gifford, age 63, of Jacksonville, Florida a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and friend passed away on August 19, 2021 with his wife, two daughters and son by his side. David was born January 8th, 1958 in Chula Vista, California and moved to Jacksonville in 1966. He served in the United States Air Force from 1977 to 1981 and retired as Sergeant. David was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed countless duck hunting and racing adventures with his son, David Ashley, fishing trips and projects with his grandson, Kale Hendrix and always doing something with his grandkids. David was known for his excellent cooking, his life of the party vibe and countless life lesson talks. He always knew a solution to everything or would suggest one. He was a simple man who always knew how to make you laugh. David was a beloved husband, father, and Papa “with the mustache”. He is preceded in death by his father Raleigh Gifford. David is survived by his high school sweetheart Julie Gifford; son, David A (Lauren) Gifford; daughters, Hollie (Thomas) Steele and Dena (Chris) Hendrix; mother, Betty Gifford; sister, Jeanine (Chris) Vick; brother, Robert Gifford; his nine grandchildren, Aliyah, Ansley, Paul, Lilly Steele, Makenzie, Brooklyn, Hudson, Reese Gifford, as well as, Kale Hendrix and one on the way; along with numerous nieces, nephews, close family, and dear friends. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, September 10, 2021 at 7:00 pm at Ferreira Funeral Services Chaffee Road with Chaplain Jim Cox officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Ferreira Funeral Services, 1320 Chaffee Road South, Jacksonville, FL, 32221, 904-378-7777.
Gifford – David William Gifford, age 63, of Jacksonville, Florida a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and friend passed away on August 19, 2021 with his wife, two daughters and son by his side. David was born January... View Obituary & Service Information
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