Jack Allan Witherspoon
Jack Allan Witherspoon passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2019. He was born August 26, 1937 to Theodore Roosevelt and Emily Bailey Witherspoon, in Fort Worth. Jack met the love of his life, Gloria Brown, in jr. high and they were married in 1955. He took care of her for 13 years at home when she was sick until her death in 2012. Jack was known for his gifts of smoked meats and his baked cookies.
Survivors include his children, Bear Witherspoon and Jana Witherspoon; 5 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6-8 Friday at Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home. Graveside services are 10 a.m., Saturday, October 19 at Newberry Cemetery.
Published on October 15, 2019


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Patricia Ray
Oct 28, 2019
Jana and Jackie, I just learned about Jack’s death this morning. I am so sorry. He and your mother were long time friends. Love you kids , Pat.
Pat Morris
Oct 20, 2019
Just heard today of Jacks passing, Max and I were longtime friends of Jack and Gloria. Condolences to the family.
Rob Vasquez
Oct 20, 2019
I will always remember Jack for being so kind and welcoming to me. He always made time to talk to me and made the best barbecue ever. My sincere condolences to all who loved Jack.
Brandon Medford
Oct 19, 2019
An awsome man !! I got the privilege of meeting him through bear .and got to cut some trees down in his back yard ..he had some really cool stories about all kinds of things ..and about david and bear when they wer younger..and he fed me really well while I was working for him ..I wish I could have known him longer !! .
Nikki Terry
Oct 19, 2019
My deepest Condolences for your loss. I never got to meet him but ive hurd many great things!!! Fly high and pain free my friend... Prayers for your Family
GIna Battles
Oct 18, 2019
I only met him once several years ago and he was so sweet to me. Made me feel right at home. He will be greatly missed by many I’m sure. Sending my prayers.
Kay Watkins
Oct 18, 2019
I wish I could of met him at church
Sandra Witherspoon
Oct 18, 2019
Sandra Witherspoon.
Oct 18, 2019
He was so wise. He was like a 2nd Dad to me. A great man.
Oct 18, 2019
Goodness! Sure hate to see him go! What a Friend! What a Friend to all who knew him. I have not seen him recently but will always, always remember him. God Bles Him and All his Family and Loved Ones.
Angela Marsh
Oct 18, 2019
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