Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in Polk Street United Methodist Church with Dr. Burt Palmer and Rev. Kevin Deckard officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Jack was born Nov. 23, 1940, in Monett, Mo., to Ples and Jewell McCullough. He graduated from Southwest Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo., in 1962. He received his master’s degree in public administration from the University of Missouri in 1967.
Jack served in the U.S. Army. In 1962, he married Nancy Marks in Prairie Village, Kan. They moved in 1987 to Amarillo, where Jack worked as the Vice President, Finance and Administration, at the Harrington Cancer Center until he retired in 2003. He was an active volunteer with the AARP Tax Assistance Program. He was a longtime Rotary Member in both Omaha, Neb., and Amarillo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Howard and Edward; and two sisters, Dorothy and Jeraldine.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy; a son, Brian McCullough of Amarillo; a daughter and son-in-law, Blaine and Kathy Whitgrove of Irving; five grandchildren, Dallas, Houston and Jackson McCullough of Camden, Ark., and John and Evelyn Whitgrove of Irving; and a sister, Allene Start and husband Kyle of Elk Grove, Calif.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be to Polk Street United Methodist Church, 1401 S. Polk St., Amarillo, TX 79101; or Pilot Dogs Inc., 625 W. Town St., Columbus, OH 43215.