Jack Lee Lockard, Sr., 62, of French Lick, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. He was a “jack” of all trades who loved boating and fishing. Jack worked for 37 years as a truck driver until his retirement. He was a devoted husband, father, brother, and grandfather and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
He was born on February 24, 1956, in Pontiac, Michigan, to the late Tilmon and Ersel Maydean (Lindsey) Lockard. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, J.T., Danny, and Johnny Lockard.
Jack is survived by his loving wife, Nila (Sanders) Lockard; children, Deana Lockman (Matt), Jack Lee Lockard, Jr. (Keysha), Nikiea Jones, Tahnema Alvey, and Logan Alvey; siblings, Sharry Bates (Eddie), Debbie Gardner (Charlie), Linda White (Jimmy), Alan Lockard, and Betty Villier (Davey); grandchildren, Shelby, Connor, Conner, Isaiah, Eli, and Reece.
A Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, December 29, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Patoka Lake. Cremation was chosen following Jack’s wishes.
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