Jackie (Jack) Lynn Calhoun, 62, of Jacksonville, Arkansas passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018. He was born on August 19, 1956 in Lonoke, Arkansas to George Calvin (Red) Calhoun and Billie Ruth Dulaney.
He was an avid sports fan and was passionate about the Arkansas Razorbacks and Dallas Cowboys. He loved NASCAR but his greatest joy was being “Pawpaw” and attending all the grandchildren’s sports activities and spending all the time he could with them. He was a Master Electrician for over 30 years with Arnold and Blevins Electric.
He is preceded in death by his father George (Red) Calhoun.
Jackie leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 44 years, Rita Lynn Elliott; children, Scott Calhoun (Gayla) and Amanda Calhoun; grandchildren, Austin Calhoun, Dustin Calhoun, Kylie Belew, and Bryston Belew; his mother Ruth Calhoun; siblings, Alice Faye Young (Charles), Belinda Dugas, Billy Calhoun, and Jerry Calhoun (Carol); mother-in-law Sylvia Dean Elliott; two sisters-in-law Shirley Lord and Dana Duncan; two brothers-in-law Kenny Elliott (Beverly) and Jim Elliott (Karyn) a host of nieces, nephews, as well as many friends.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 6 – 8 p.m. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas.
Funeral Service will be Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at A Natural State Funeral Service. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Park, Jacksonville, Arkansas.
Donations can be made in his honor to https://www.psp.org/iwanttohelp/
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400.
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