Celebrating the life of

David A. McCutchen, Jr.

June 19, 1945 - September 24, 2022

David A. McCutchen, Jr.

David McCutchen Jr, 77, passed away on September 24, 2022 in the presence of and comforted by his loving children and sister. Even though a failing heart took him away from this world, his loving heart still shines as bright as the lighthouse at Tybee Island where he was born, raised a family, and served as Chief of Police just like his father. He also served his community as a city council member.

He married his high school sweetheart Kilma Barfield and had four children.

He loved simple pleasures like chatting with his many friends over coffee and fishing the creeks of Tybee.

He later married Roxann Stone and retired to Midway Ga where he remained until his death.

He is proceeded in death by his parents David and Emily McCutchen and son Danny McCutchen.

Survived by wife, Roxann Stone; sister, Betty Upchurch ( Grant); sons, David McCutchen (Alison) and Michael McCutchen; daughter, Megan McCarthy (John); step-son, Daniel Dudeck; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews.

A memorial visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The American Heart Association.



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I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. God bless you and your family during this difficult time.

- Staci Glazier, Savannah, GA

Megan and family. I am sorry to hear of your father’s passing. May he Rest In Peace. With Sympathy & Prayers.

- Jane Patricia Harte , Savannah, Georgia

Sorry to hear of Davids passing. He will always be in my memories as was his father. I pray that all heal well soon as the peace of the lord comforts you all.

- Mike Hosti, Tybee Island, GA

We are saddened to learn that David has died. He is Tybee legend: brave, dedicated, and true. His memory will live on.

- Terri [Brown] & Mike Patillo, Savannah & Tybee, GA

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- Patillo Family, Savannah & Tybee, GA

So very sad and sorry about David's passing. We here at Isle of Wight are certainly going to miss him. My condolences and prayers to the family.

- Judy Davis, Midway, GA

David, Michael, Megan and family, I am saddened to hear about your father's passing. I remember him as a kind and caring dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

- Chandler Kinsey, tybee island, GA

Roxann and Family. We are so very sorry for your loss. David was a wonderful man and will be so missed around our community. Thoughts and prayers for you all.

- Joni & Chris Doepp, Midway, GA

David, Michael and Megan-I have such fond memories of growing up at Tybee with all of you. It was a great street on Tybee with the McCutchens, Parkers, Aliffi's, Zittrouer's, Mcguire's etc... I am so sorry for the loss of your Dad. I have a feeling Danny was so happy to see him though. Love you all!

- Mary Ellen Bryan Curry, Savannah, Georgia

Betty, I am so very sorry for your loss. I know how much David meant to you. He's with his dad again in Heaven.

- Rosemary Brown Woods, Savannah & Tybee, Ga

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- Rosemary Brown Woods, Savannah & Tybee, Ga

So sad to hear of David’s passing. I think I was maybe 17 or 18 when I first met him and Kilma. We had dinner with them more than a few times. Frank (AKA Bubba) and David were like brothers back then. Please accept my heartfelt condolences. May he RIP. Margie Shiver

- Shiver, Wilmington Island , Georgia

David, you certainly will be missed. Loved our chats on the bus ramp. Lifting the family up in prayer. Until we meet again my friend.

- Tim Davis, Hinesville, Ga

So sorry I'm out of town and will miss the services. Thinking of you all. Have great memories of David as a teenager. ❤️


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May You RIP. Our heart felt condolences to the family.

- Piper. Barbara and Sandra , Seneca, SC

My deepest condolences to the family. David was a good man.

- Susan Johnson, Saluda, North Carolina

Heaven has gained another good man. David will be missed by so many.

- Marcia Berry , McKinney, TX

To all of the family of David, I send my deepest sympathy & condolences for his loss. May God surround you with peace, comfort & beautiful memories in the time ahead.

- Carolyn Sheehan, Tybee Island , GA

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RIP David.

- D Love, Savannah , Ga

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel