Jack Metz, Jr.
1/18/39 - 12/8/2013
Jack Metz, Jr., 74 of Milton FL, passed away at home on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. Jack was a retired brother of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers of Local Union 676 Pensacola, FL with 50 years of service. He was also a member of the FOP Hunting Club.
He is preceded in death by his first wife, Peggy Sue Metz; son, Jack "Buddy" Metz; daughter, Jewel Lewis; and great grandchildren, Baily and Emily Crews.
Jack is survived by his wife, Audrey of Milton, FL.; brother, James (Denise)Metz of Lillian, AL; daughters, Patty Metz of Munson FL, Lorie Metz of Navarre, FL, Linda (Glenn) Howard, Kathryn (Allen) Perry of Milton, FL, Tracy (Earl) Hedricks Dickson, TN, and Cyndi (Jason) Diamond of Milton, FL; 14 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. A special thanks to granddaughter, Christol Lewis, PawPaw's special caregiver.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 at Lewis Funeral Home, Milton Chapel with Rev. Tommy Raines, officiating. Burial to follow in Valley Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5-8PM on Wed. Dec. 11, 2013 at the funeral home.
Pall Bearers will be: Dean Gibson, Darryl Tuttle, Frank Staudt, Jeff Wales, Joe Vance, Doug Simpson.
Honorary Pall Bearers will be: Charles Douglas, Rodney Jordan, Lenny Rhodes, Jimmy Appili, Jimmy Varnedoe, Jimmy Clark, Gene Jernigan all of LU 676-Retired and Kurt Lord.
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