Celebrating the life of

Thomas O'Neal Cupstid, Jr.

October 20, 1937 - June 02, 2020

Thomas O'Neal Cupstid, Jr.

Thomas O’Neal Cupstid, Jr., 82, died Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at Memorial University Medical Center.

The Savannah native was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas O’Neal and Marguerite Scott Cupstid; and his wife, JoAnn Cupstid.

He was retired from the U.S. Army after 27 years of honorable service. He was a member of the Coastal Football Association and Exchange Club of Chatham County. Mr. Cupstid was a life member and director of Chatham Artillery Corp. and 1st Volunteer Regiment of Georgia and a life member of The American Rifle Association.  

Surviving is a brother, Craig Scott Cupstid; a sister, Gail Meshaw; three daughters, Kelli Mahany (Kevin), Kerri Cupstid, and Kendall Tanner (Freddie); and three stepdaughters, Gail Drabczuk (Jan), Maureen Smith (Chuck) and Margaret Sullivan.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 8, 2020 in the Greenwich Section of Bonaventure Cemetery.

Remembrances may be made to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31406 or The Humane Society for Greater Savannah, 7215 Sallie Mood Drive, Savannah, GA 31406.

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So sorry For your loss. He was a great man and a great leader of men

- Sgt./Ret. Richard M lewis Sr, Savannah, Ga.

Sorry to hear of his passing I know he is with God looking over you all.

- Stephen Lewis, Savannah, Georgia

Sorry for your loss. MAJ Warren Brooks

- Warren Brooks, SAVANNAH, Georgia

In your sadness, may there be hope… In your thoughts, may there be peace… In your heart, may there be healing…. In every memory~~~ love lives on

- Jordan & Skala Engineers, Norcross, GA

I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.

- Elizabeth R Huger, Rincon, GA

A candle has been lit!

- Elizabeth R Huger, Rincon, GA

I am sorry to hear about your loss. May God be with you and your family during this time of sorrow. May God ease your pain in your heart to make your life easier and more blessings to you and your family. I will miss him also. God be with you all. His housekeeper. Jackie Mumford

- Jacqueline Mumford, Savannah, Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel