He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Willadean Jackson.
He is survived by his wife, Robin Baker of Lagarto, his children, Candy (Brett) Crider, Tina Baker, Jaclyn (Daniel) Norval, Josh (Erica) Scott, all of Corpus Christi, Wendy (Robert) Freeman of Garden City, LA. and Sarah (Shawn) Cox of San Antonio and 11 grandchildren.
A Memorial service will be held on Friday, Jan. 6 at 10 a.m. at Galloway and Sons Chapel in George West.
Arrangements are under the direction of Galloway and Sons Funeral Home of Three Rivers.