Jack T. Lightle, 85, of Cocoa, Fla., passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2016 in Melbourne. He was born in Webb City, MO and was a retired BellSouth Senior Manager and International Telecommunication consultant. Jack was a graduate of the The Citadel and earned his master’s degree from Duke University. Jack was a avid runner and could be seen running daily on River Road. He was a member of Space Coast Runners, where he was honored as Runner of the Year on several occasions. He served in the US Navy and is a veteran of the Korean War. Jack is survived by his wife of 59 years, Nell, sons and daughters in law, Brian and Debbie Lightle and Craig and Chris Lightle; seven grandchildren; twin brother and sister in law, Ted and Bernice Lightle; nephew Ted and his wife Gail Lightle. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 11:00 am at Faith Viera Lutheran Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society .
Posted in: Florida Today
Posted on: 2016-11-17
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