Jack William "J.W." Worthen

Jack J.W. William Worthen LUBBOCK-Jack J.W. William Worthen, age 75, son of Jack and Maggie (Isom) Worthen, was born June 12, 1938, in Lubbock, Texas. He passed away on March 11, 2014, in Houston, Mo. He is survived by his wife, Debi; son, William Wayne Worthen; daughter, Debbie Bryant; stepson, Robert Warren; stepdaughter, Teri Beth Smith; six grandchildren; one great-grandson, Brother Sydney Worthen; sister, Olivia Robertson; and extended family members. After high school in Texas he joined the United States Air Force and was stationed in Bermuda. J.W. and Debi moved to Norwood, Mo., in 1990. J.W. retired from Crete Carrier Corp in 2012 so he could spend time fishing and golfing. No services are planned at this time.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Mar. 14, 2014