Todd Douglas ‘Jake’ Huddleston, 57


Todd Douglas "Jake" Huddleston, 57, of Tecumseh, died Sept. 9, 2023, doing what he loved. Jake was born on Oct. 26, 1965, to Dennis and Ramah Huddleston. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. 

Jake was a great and loving husband, father, papa, son, brother, uncle and friend. Family was most important to him. 

He had the best contagious laugh and could light up any room. He loved to ride his Harley and work on it himself. He loved going on adventures with his wife Debbie. He was an amazing cook and a grill master. He loved his dogs and the great outdoors. He enjoyed going camping, especially with his grandchildren. He mastered his career as a arborist of 35 years.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah "Debbie" Foote; his daughter Kayleigh Harger; his grandchildren Wesleigh and Lorelei Harger; his father Dennis (Larry) Huddleston; his siblings Randy (Ginger) Huddleston, Rodney (Wayne) Huddleston, Tawnty  Huddleston-Larkin, Shelly Huddleston and Robyn (John) Huddleston Sloan; also many nieces and nephews. 

Jake was preceded in death by his mother, Ramah Ruth Huddleston, and his wif,e Carol "Bouchie" Huddleston, as well as many aunts and uncles. 

Cremation services are under the direction of Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Gainesville.

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