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Jack Lynn Kerr

Jack Lynn Kerr, 85, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016 in Iowa Park, Texas. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 26, 2016 in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home in Iowa Park. Graveside services followed at Highland Cemetery in Iowa Park.

Jack was born December 28, 1930 in Wichita Falls, Texas to Wallace and Alta (Palmer) Kerr. He served in the US Air Force from 1950 to 1954 in communications. Jack was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved spending time at the lake and outdoors. He dearly loved and cherished his family.

Jack is preceded in death by his parents; son, David William Kerr; brother, Monte and sister, Mary.

Surviving relatives include his children, Kim Kerr, Kathy Kerr, and Monte Kerr, all of Iowa Park; sister, Lee Baker; grandchildren, Leah Schaefers, Kylie Kerr, Randle Myers, Sarah West, Heather Clark, Justin Allard, Jaime Allard, Monte Paul Kerr, Misty Kerr, Kate Kerr, and Grace Kerr; and 19 great grandchildren. The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to Violet Haney for her 17 years of loving companionship to Jack.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Road, Wichita Falls, Texas 76310. Please share your tributes with the family by visiting

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