OBITUARY- Capt. Jack Lee Curtis

FEBRUARY 27, 1932 – NOVEMBER 20, 2018

Jack Lee Curtis, 86, of Willis, Texas went to be with the Lord on November 20, 2018. He was born February 27, 1932, in Houston, Texas to Luke and Vercilla Curtis. He will be forever remembered by his loving wife of 65 years, Peggy R. Curtis, Son’s Jack Curtis Jr., James Curtis and wife Margie, Mark Curtis and wife Ginger, and daughter Kimberly Fondon and husband Jeff He is also survived by nine Grandchildren: Tiffany Rawson and husband Markus, Bryan Curtis, Christa Curtis, Kathryn Wells and husband Austin, Brandon Curtis and wife Denise, Jimmy Curtis and wife Caitlyn, Justin Fondon and wife Carter, Dustin Curtis and Brandee Curtis. As well as five Great Grandchildren: Tyler Rawson, Mason Curtis, Easton Wells, Chaseleigh Fondon, and Dylan Rawson He was Preceded in Death by his Parents Luke and Vercilla Curtis and Brother Martin Curtis. Jack Graduated from Jeff Davis High School in 1951. He joined the National Guard Reserves in 1951 and enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1952, where he served actively for 4 years, and reserves for an additional 3 years. In 1956, he began his career with The Texas Department of Public Safety, where he served until his retirement at the Rank of Captain in 1993 with over 37 years of service. After his retirement, Jack continued to serve the community through various activities and was a faithful member of the Masonic Lodge in Willis, Texas. Visitation will be held Monday, November 26, 2018, from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm with services beginning at 2:00 pm in Cashner Colonial Chapel (801 Teas Rd, Conroe, Texas, 77303). Burial will follow in Garden Park Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or a charity of your choice. You are invited view our webpage and leave written tributes to the family at

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