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Jack Selvidge

March 1, 1931 ~ January 12, 2019 (age 87)

Memorial services for Jack Selvidge, 87, of Sperry, were held Friday, January 18, 2019 at Rose Hill Community Church in Tulsa, OK. Pastor Jason Uzzel officiated.

Jack was born March 1, 1931 in Sperry, OK to Alfred Etsel and Vivian Nadine (Embrey) Selvidge. He passed away January 12, 2019 in Sperry, OK.

Jack was a proud veteran and served in Korea during the war. He married Verna Smith on July 10, 1987. He worked a McDonnell Douglas for many years and retired from there in 1993. He enjoyed watching OU football and fishing. He was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Verna D. (Smith) Selvidge; children and step-children, Arlis Jack Selvidge, Stephen Russell Selvidge, Mike Smith, Rick Smith, Randy Smith, Lyndel Gordon, Mark Hopkins, Don Hopkins, and Wade Hopkins; brothers, Jerry Selvidge, and Jim Selvidge.

He was preceded in death by his father, Alfred Etsel Selvidge; mother, Vivian Nadine (Embrey) Selvidge; and sister, Rena Mae Carter.

Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

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