Jack was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Marilee Deer of Robstown, Texas; sons, David (Cheryl) Deer of Corpus Christi, Texas, Jeffrey (Kay) Deer of Robstown, Texas, Steven (Patsy) Deer of Corpus Christi, Texas; sister, Betty (Harry) Grim of Portland, Texas; brother, Larry Deer of Corpus Christi, Texas. Jack enjoyed his grandchildren, Angela (Lucas) Spinhirne, Wesley (Shelley) Deer, Steven (Jenn) Deer and his seven great grandchildren and his many nieces and nephews. Jack loved his family very much. He had a heart of gold and showered his friends and family with his love and many gifts. He will be dearly missed.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 15, 2012, at Sawyer-George Funeral Home.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Friday, November 16, 2012, at 11:00 A.M. at the Glenwood Cemetery in Beeville, Texas with Rev. Bubba Stahl officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to the Al Amin Shrine Temple, 2001 Suntide Rd., Corpus Christi, TX 78409 or Grace United Methodist Church, 14521 Northwest Blvd, Corpus Christ, TX 78410.
Funeral services are entrusted to Sawyer-George Funeral Home, 12497 Leopard St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78410. (361) 242-3205.