- February 20, 1943 - February 12, 2013
- Galena Park, Texas
of Jack's Passing
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“In Life the Living God who is deliberate, strategic, and on purpose, brings people together (souls) to fulfill His plan on earth. Before the...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: MLH - Houston, TX - Friend
“I just discovered today that Jack had passed; so sorry to hear that. I worked with him at Bechtel for many years and always enjoyed working with him...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Robert Campbell - Missouri City, TX
My brother in more ways than one. Rest in Peace. The Prevost, Choate, and Martin families love you dearly. Tell Aunt Lucy, Mary Lou, Aunt...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Chuck Martin - La Porte, TX
“Sweetheart of a Brother-in-law! Will miss our "teasing" each other..had a lot of fun talking to him....Love You, Jack and Cheryl
4 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy Murphy Blythe - Sandy, UT
“Jack will be missed he was a good friend to us, his stories will be missed.
God bless Cheryl and the family.
5 of 18 | Posted by: Debbie & Ronnie Gray - TX
“Jack had endless dedication. It was difficult to keep up with endless energy.
6 of 18 | Posted by: John W. Norman - Houston, TX
“God bless you Jack. I met Jack about 20 years ago as a customer, but he became a life long friend. I'll miss fishing with you, and the adventures we...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Vit and Sandra Wallis - Needville, TX
“I always enjoyed calling on Jack he was always very friendly and always had a story to tell.
He will be missed.
Blessings to the family,
8 of 18 | Posted by: Frank Allen - Spring, TX
“Jack was a good friend and will missed by all of those who knew him. Our sympathies go out to his families.
9 of 18 | Posted by: Tenney & Ellen Way Sr - Cypress, TX
“Our prayers are with you and your family.
10 of 18 | Posted by: Jackie & Santos Gonzales - TX
“I was so sorry to hear about Jack, he was such a wonderful man. He will be greatly missed by all. Love Cecily
11 of 18 | Posted by: Cecily Mathis - Hermanville, MS
“Dear Cheryl & Family,I worked with Jack on different projects during my years at Bechtel as a secretary. He was truly a nice person to work with and...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Billie J. Francois-Gilliam - TX
“I am so sorry to hear about our loss. I have many very fond memories of our time together. I thank him very much for sharing his "mom" with me when...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Lou Martin Reid - TX
“Jack was always helping me at work or out fishing. He was a good person to have in your corner as he always told it like it really was and I...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Clyde Duplissey - Pearland, TX
“Jack and I started our relationship as co-workers at Bechtel, but it became so much more when we ended up in different parts of the world together. ...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Bill Swygert Brisbane, Australia
“Dear Cheryl and family,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss of Jack. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.
16 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy McKenna Rodriguez and John McKenna
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17 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy McKenna Rodriguez
“Jack was one of those guys I knew first by name and then by his reputation for hard work, dedication, and fairness. He eventually mentored me on all...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Rick Hodgson - Missouri City, TX
Jack E. Tanner, Jr. , 69, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents Jack Sr. & Mary Lou Tanner, and grandmother Lucy Avant. Survived by his wife Cheryl Tanner, son David Tanner and wife Karen; daughter Susan Ferguson and husband Brandon. Also survived by four grandchildren: Dana, Emily, Danny, and Kennedy.