Jackie Devern Reddick, Sr. also known to many as "Pa Jack" passed away Sunday, November 15, 2015 in Sulphur, Oklahoma at the age of 83. He was born September 6, 1932 to Joseph Sargent Reddick and Gurtha Lou (Hudson) Reddick.
Jack was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving with the United States Army. He retired from PPG Industries and later retired from Goodyear in 1991. Jack was a 32nd Degree Mason and a member of the Tulledega Masonic Lodge in Henryetta. He was also a member of the Sharon Baptist Church in Tecumseh.
He is preceded in death by his parents, also his first wife Betty Reddick in 1991, one grandson, Russell Lemley, four brothers, Edgar Brock, J. B. Brock, George D. Reddick, Sr., Melvin Reddick, three sisters, Nellie Hobbs, Dorothy J. Humphrey & Pauline Turner.
He is survived by his wife Anita Reddick of the home in Asher;
His children, Jackie D. Reddick, Jr. & wife Donna of Hooks, Texas;
Diana Sue Reddick of Edmond; David Reddick & wife Linda of Edmond;
Johnny Heath & wife Cindy of Shawnee; Phillip Heath & wife Lisa of Salina, Kansas; Steven Heath & wife Misty of Shawnee;
Brian Heath & wife Lynn of Asher;
Twenty-one grandchildren, Tammy Lemley of Hooks, Texas;
Eric Reddick of Edmond; Justin Lemley of New Boston, Texas;
Megan Reddick of Austin, Texas; Joseph David Reddick of Norman;
Julia Reddick Null of Edmond; Danielle Creel of Shawnee; Ryan Heath of Pueblo, Colorado; Hunter Heath of Shawnee; Hal Heath of Salina, Kansas;
Harper Heath of Salina, Kansas; Jentry Heath of Salina, Kansas;
Annabell Heath of Salina, Kansas; Darrell Heath of Shawnee;
Taylor Heath of Shawnee; AJ Heath of Shawnee; Mvkke Heath of Shawnee;
Kalin Heath of Shawnee ; Hadley Heath of Shawnee;
Nehemiah Blackburn of Shawnee; Eathan Blackburn of Shawnee;
Ten great-grandchildren, Avery Whitehurst of Dekalb, Texas; Tanner Lemley of Dekalb, Texas; Whitney Lemley of Dekalb, Eden Lemley of Dekalb, Texas; Malia Lemley of New Boston, Texas; Connor Lemley of New Boston, Texas, Bronx Null of Edmond, Jacob Reddick of Norman, Ali Reddick of Norman; & Ally Creel of Shawnee;
One great-great grandchild, Lila Lemley of Dekalb, Texas;
He is further survived by his mother-in-law, Jennie Tooley of Asher;
also by his brother-in-laws and sister-in-laws who loved him dearly: James Tooley & wife Carolyn of Konowa; Carolyn Hines & husband Loyd of Sallisaw;
Mary Howlett & husband Ben of Pinckey, Michigan;
Calvin Tooley & wife Donna of Asher;
Virginia Richardson & husband Ron of Allen;
Herbert Ray Humphrey of Del City;
Also by a host of nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives.
Viewing for Jack will begin Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 5-8pm and Wednesday from 8am until 8pm.
Pallbearers will be his nephews, Geno Reddick, Dr. Bradley Reddick, Butch Turner, Herbert Ray Humphrey, John Mark Tooley, & Jimmy Tooley. Honorary pallbearers will be, Chris Hines, Roger Reddick, Jerry Bibby, C. J. Hines, David Farley, & Jerry McAfee.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 19, 2015 at Sharon Baptist Church in Tecumseh with Rev. Clint Dawkins & Rev. Ben Howlett officiating. Interment will follow in New Sonora Cemetery with full military honors by the United States Honors Team. Masonic service rites will be provided at graveside. Services are under direction of Integrity Funeral Service.