Feb. 13, 1931 - August 25, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Jack M. Hightower, age 82, of OKC, passed away August 25, 2013. He was born February 13, 1931, in OKC, OK, to Charles & Mildred Hightower. Jack proudly served his country in the US Army during WWII and received an Honorable Discharge for services rendered to his country. He was a firefighter for the OKC Fire Department and retired after 22 years of service to his community. Jack is survived by 3 children, Jacqueline Sorrell & husband Earnest of OKC, Janette Hightower of Bethany and Toni Hill of Bethany; 3 grandchildren, Misty VanCuren, Britni West and Summer Delarosa; 2 sisters, Geneva Kemper of OKC and Barbara Rash of OKC. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elouise; daughter, Pamela West; 2 brothers, J.W. Hightower and Verdell Hightower. Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, August 29, 2013, at Resthaven Memory Gardens, OKC. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.
Published in The Oklahoman on Aug. 28, 2013