August 07, 1997 - August 14, 2020
ABH3 Donald Wayne Hart, Jr., 23, passed away on August 14, 2020 in Norfolk, Virginia.
Donny, known to his mom as Donster, was a native of Jacksonville and son to Donald Wayne Hart, Sr. and Deborah Sue Hart. He was a graduate of First Coast High School, Class of 2016, where he was a member of the wrestling team and was currently an active duty sailor in the US Navy, stationed in Norfolk aboard the USS George H.W. Bush.
Donny enjoyed going to the gun range with Dad, Starbucks with Mom, kayaking, camping, the beach and cheering on his Jaguars and Gators. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Donny was predeceased by his grandfather: A. J. Carter; grandmother: Ruby Hart ; 3 aunts: Irma Jean Crews, Susan Hart andBarbara Tyre ; 2 uncles: Sammy Ratley and John Overby. He is survived by his parents: Donald Wayne Hart, Sr. and Deborah Hart; his sister: Jennifer Griffin (Josh); grandmother: Clarice Carter; grandfather: Donald Hart; niece: Katie Tibbetts; 3 nephews: Jace Tibbetts, Cameron Peavey and Landen Griffin. 5 Aunts: Terri Ratley, Lori Overby , Diane Whittier (John), Janice Gill and Tonya Peavey; 3 Uncles: Michael Hart(Emily), Roger Hart, Sr. and James Carter (Amanda). Special family friend Donald Daly (Diana) and many other extended family and friends.
Graveside services will be held at 11:30 AM on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at Jacksonville National Cemetery (Lane #3) with full Military Honors.
His family will receive friends from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at the Event Center at Peeples, 14165 N. Main Street, Building C.
The family appreciates everyone who will be able to attend the visitation and service and support them during this difficult time. They also request that over the next several weeks for everyone to respect their wishes for privacy and ask that you continue praying for their family.
Peeples Family Funeral Home is serving the Hart Family.
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