Jack Edward Welch, age 62, of Uncertain, Texas, formerly of Arkadelphia, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Longview, Texas. He was born April 30, 1950, in Arkadelphia, the son of Glen Howard and Nellene Mauldin Welch. Jack was retired from Texas Instruments in Dallas, Texas, and was a member of St Andrew United Methodist Church in Arkadelphia.
Jack loved nature and his home at mysterious Caddo Lake. He was a stained glass artist, a Bigfoot aficionado, memorabilia collector and a fan of blues music.
He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Howard Welch.
Survivors are his wife, Marilyn Hairell Welch; two daughters, Toby Welch of New York City, and Tonya Tittle and husband, Mark of Memphis, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Oliver and Laken Tittle of Memphis; his mother, Nellene Welch of Little Rock; one brother, Steve Welch and wife, Deborah of Little Rock; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Bob Sanders officiating. Online guest register is available at www.ruggleswilcox.com.