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Jack Walters Creed, K4EPC, SK

posted Jan 15, 2020, 7:17 PM by L. Nichols Cook, MD   [ updated Jan 15, 2020, 7:28 PM ]
It is with great personal sadness that I announce the passing of one of the great friends of our club and Amateur Radio in general. Jack became a Silent Key Monday afternoon. Here is information copied from the Dignity Memorial site. I am sure more information will be available at the meeting Thursday night about how we as a club can honor him, including a last call during the Sunday night Rack 6m net for which Jack acted as NCS for many years.  I will post more information when I have it.

Rest in Peace, my Friend! You will be sorely missed!

Obituary of Jack Walters Creed

Jack Walters Creed, 80, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at home. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Creed and Wilma Peterson. Jack is survived by loving wife of 58 years Sherrill Creed, children Joseph (Tonya) Creed, David (Melissa) Creed and Sara (Mark) Shoemaker, grandchildren, Josh, Lexie, Lena, Emily, Samuel and Jack, brother, Tom (Jane) Creed, sister, Jilda (Bob) Kettel. The family will have a Graveside Service on Friday, January 24, 2020 at the East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery on John Sevier Highway at 9:30am. The family will have a Memorial Service on Friday, January 24, 2020 at 2pm in the Chapel of Berry Highland Memorial. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be sent, in Jack’s honor, to The East Tennessee Honor Guard, P.O. Box 22802, Knoxville, TN 37933 or Covenant Hospice at www.covenanthomecareandhospice.com. Friends and family may share condolences at www.berryhighlandmemorial.com

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