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Thomas H. Julian, Jr.
Thomas Hamilton Julian, Jr. was born on Nov.18, 1932 in Chappells, South Carolina. Shortly thereafter he moved to Newberry, South Carolina. He attended Newberry city schools and graduated from Newberry High School in 1951. After graduation he joined the US Navy and served four years. He graduated from Clemson University in 1959 with a BS in Electrical Engineering. Upon graduation he worked for Sperry Rand Corporation in Gainesville, Florida five years. He was then employed and worked civil service at Shaw AFB. In Sumter, SC. And Eglin AFB, Florida until retirement in 1990. Upon retirement, he started a second career; that of a small aircraft mechanic and restoration expert.
He worked at his own aircraft repair business; Julian’s Aircraft Service in Holt, Florida until closing it in August 2021.
He was married to Frances McDowell Julian for sixty four years. She predeceased him on August 31st, 2021.
He is survived by son Stan Julian, daughters Karen Maltese and Laura Southard and seven grandchildren, Nicole Lovering, Alaina Fincher, Sara and Sean Julian, Kandice and Kourtney McKosky and AJ McCrary.
Funeral services will be held at Niceville Baptist Church Monday, December 20th.
Visitation will be one hour before services.