Jack Girty, age 84, of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, June 15th, 2019 in Webbers Falls. He was born February 11th, 1935 the son of Buck Girty and Kate Girty (Sullivan) in Webbers Falls.
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Jack loved his family more than life itself, watching his grandchildren play sports, OU Softball & Football and reading. He hosted many watch parties at his home. He was married to Nelda Sue Brightwell in Hanford, CA on September 8, 1956. Jack served in the United States Marine Corps from 1953 – 1957. Jack was retired from the Corp of Engineers in the Maintenance Department.
Survivors include three daughters: Denise Devin and Keith of Webbers Falls, Tonya Welch, and Robert of Webbers Falls, Lisa Cox of Gore; two sons; Jackie Girty of Webbers Falls, Bucky Girty, and Cathy of Webbers Falls; twelve grandchildren: Courtney, Sarah, Jenny, Jeremy, Christia, Brittany, Tasha, Braydon, Heather, Katie, Kyley, Katie Jo; twenty-five great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Jack was preceded in death by his wife Sue Girty; parents; four brothers: Frank, Sceano, Delbert, Bobby; sister Mary Ellen; and two grandsons: Michael, and Roy.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at the Green Valley Baptist Church with Brother Andy Webb officiating. Interment will follow in the Tom Girty Cemetery in Webbers Falls under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home. Viewing will be held Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm at Agent Millsap Event Center in Gore.
Jack’s Grandsons and Great Grandsons: Courtney Adams, Jeremy Girty, Kyley Girty, Braydon Girty, Anthony Toney and Austin Taylor will have the honor of serving him as Pallbearers.