Jack Britton Pounds

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Jack Britton Pounds Jack Britton Pounds passed away peacefully at home in his sleep July 18, 2013. Jack was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Elsie Marie. He is survived by his two sons, Jack of Lake County, and Gary of Kelseyville. Jack will be remembered for his sense of humor, his love of antique cars and collectibles. He was born July 11, 1931, in Texas, where he met his one true love, Elsie; volunteered his efforts in the Korean War, was seriously wounded, sent home with a purple heart and many other ribbons and citations. In 1951 he married Elsie, had two sons, and settled in Santa Cruz, CA. He owned a Shell Service Station in Santa Cruz, then added a classic used car lot, then added an antique shop, and then excelled in buying and selling real estate. Jack and Elsie retired young and early, moved to Lakeport in 1995 where he stayed involved in antiques and real estate. He excelled in everything he did. He was liked and loved by everyone he touched. His sons, Jack and Gary would like to thank everyone who helped in the final stages, Dr. Turrill and Ellen and their amazing staff, Hospice and especially Coco. There will be a Memorial for both Jack B. Pounds and Elsie Marie Pounds at their home August 18, from noon to 4 p.m. or so. All who knew and loved them are welcome. GONE BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN Arrangements by Chapel of the Lakes Mortuary, Lakeport. For further information call Chapel of the Lakes at 263-0357 or 994-5611 or visit www.chapelofthelakes.com. Please share your memories by signing the guest book at www.legacy.com
Funeral Home
Chapel Of The Lakes
1625 North High Street Lakeport, CA 95453
(707) 263-0357
Funeral Home Details
Published in Lake County Record-Bee from July 27 to Aug. 2, 2013
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