May 29, 1927 - March 17, 2013
Myrtle Beach, SC
Jack Bame passed away peacefully on March 17 in Pawleys Island.
Jack was husband to Sylvia to whom he had been married 49 years. He is survived by his children: David (Vienna, Austria), Alana (St. Louis, Missouri), and Hal (Singapore); grandfather of Lucas, Claudia, and Daniel (Vienna); and brother of Patricia (Burlington, Vermont).
An international economist and graduate of New York University, Jack taught at Rutgers University and served for more than 25 years at the U.S. Department of Commerce. He later also worked with the International Monetary Fund, where he served as primary author of its "Balance of Payments Manual."
In lieu of flowers, donations in Jack's memory can be made to Georgetown County United Way, 515 Front Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.
Published in The Sun News on Mar. 22, 2013