Arthur Morris Busbia


Arthur Morris Busbia of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away peacefully at the age of 85 on Thursday, February 16, 2023.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Inez Busbia; his brother, Roger Busbia; his sister, Betty Pratt; and his beloved wife, Linda Florence Busbia.

Morris was born November 23, 1937, in Jacksonville, Florida. He served in the United States Marines and graduated from Florida State University in 1962, where he was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity. He was appointed by the Governor of Florida to serve on the State Crime Compensation Commission. He then founded the Busbia Insurance Agency, which he owned and operated for over 25 years. 

He is survived by his children, Mark Busbia (Jane), and Kierstan Greif (Michael); his grandchildren, Kayleigh Fuller, Brenna Greif, William Greif, Devon Ferguson, and Connor Busbia; and his great-grandchildren, Lily and Kiera.

Morris was a loving father, cherished grandfather, public servant, community leader, and dear friend. 

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Florida State University Foundation, 850-644-0753.

Funeral service was held at Ponte Vedra Presbyterian Church on Saturday, February 25, 2023, at 11 a.m. 

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