Funeral services for Jack Holt Winn, 93, were held Saturday, September 17, 2016 at the Marquez United Methodist Church in Marquez, Texas. Interment followed in the Marquez Cemetery.
Mr. Winn was called home by our heavenly Father on September 13, 2016, at the age of 93. Jack was born in Marquez, Texas on August 18, 1923, the son of the late Felix Burlin and lda Grace (Hoyt) Winn.
He was raised in Marquez, Texas and served his country in the United States Army. He was proud to have been a World War II veteran and to have been at the invasion in Normandy on D Day. After the war, he attended Sam Houston State University where he met his late wife, Candy, of 66 years. He worked as a salesman most of his life in the Houston and Austin area, retiring from Universal Underwriters. After retirement, he moved back to Marquez to raise cattle and live in the home where he was raised. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He passed away on September 13, 2016 after residing to Lockhart, Texas in his final years.
Preceded in death by both his parents, brothers, Sherrod, Albert Burlin, Harold, and sister, Elizabeth and his loving wife Billie Margaret “Candy” Winn.
Survived by his children Candace Winn Phillips and husband Steven Phillips of Lockhart, TX; Jack Winn Jr. and wife, Dodie of Marquez, TX; his grandchildren, Barry and wife Connie Phillips of Lockhart, TX; Natalie and husband Bobby Mitchell of Lockhart, TX; Lindsey Phillips and fiancée Joe O’Connell of Hutto, TX; and Chris Miller; his great-grandchildren Sydalie, Copeland, Eric, Alex, Noel, Colt, Cate, and Cambry and his great-great-grandchild, Heaven. He is also survived by his nieces and nephews.
Walters Funeral Home in Centerville was in charge of all arrangements. Please log onto www.waltersfuneralhome.com to sign the online memorial guestbook and leave condolences.