Jack was born April 5, 1945, in Gilmer, Texas, and was a veteran of the US Air Force. He was a Roanoke Police officer and a retired Norfolk Southern Police Detective.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents, B.B. and Jewel Evelyn (Adams) Wynn; his stepmother, Eva Wynn; his half-sister and brother-in-law, Winnie “Tootie” and Joe Miller; and his brother-in-law, Hubert Gravley.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Joyce (Kirk); a sister, Norene Gravley, of Longview, Texas; a brother, Byron, and wife, Margie Wynn of Conroe, Texas; a daughter and son-in-law, Jenny and Philip, and a granddaughter, Faith Cooper, of Harrison, Tenn.; a step-grandson and his wife, Christopher and Laura Cooper, of Deer Park, Ohio; a son, Jay, and grandsons Jack and Jared Wynn of Blacksburg; a daughter, Jessica, and a grandson, Braydon, and a granddaughter, Ashlee Mangrum of Longview, Texas.
A celebration of life will be held at Belmont Christian Church, 1500 Peppers Ferry Rd. Christiansburg, on Saturday, March 5 at 1 p.m. with family visitation one hour before. Entombment will be held at Memorial Gardens at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the UVA Cancer Center in honor of Jack Wynn and Dr. Mike Williams. Mail donations to: UVA Division of Hematology & Oncology, Lymphoma Research fund ℅ Dr. Michael Williams, Box 800716 UVA Cancer Center 1300 JPA, Charlottesville, VA 22908.