Jack lived life to the fullest! He was a longtime member of Holt United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his nephews, Harvey, Brett and Marshall Gurd; niece, Cynthia (Henry) Schmidt; seven great-nieces and nephews; and four great-great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Roger and James Gurd.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 18, 2013, at Holt United Methodist Church, 2321 N. Aurelius Rd. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the church.