Jack Sherrill Wellborn
Born December 8, 1935, in Watauga County, he was the son of the late Russell and Mabel Triplett Wellborn. Jack was a member and Deacon at Gap Creek Baptist Church. True to his name, he was a "Jack" of all trades and the owner and operator of J & M Wrecker service for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Joanne Critcher Wellborn; one son, Phil Wellborn; one daughter-in-law, Debbie Roark Wellborn; two granddaughters, Courtney W. Eller and husband, Jason, of Todd and Meagan Wellborn of Deep Gap; two great-grandchildren, Sawyer and Peyton Eller of Todd; one sister, Jan Blackburn and husband, Chuck, of Deep Gap; and a number of nieces, nephews and in-laws.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Mark Wellborn; and his maternal grandparents, Grady and Lettie Triplett.
Funeral services for Mr. Jack Sherrill Wellborn will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday April 5, 2014, at Laurel Springs Baptist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Keith Wagner, the Rev. Paul Coffey and the Rev. Ricky Critcher. Burial will follow in Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family respectfully requests no flowers. Memorials may be made to the Wellborn Family, P.O. Box 83, Deep Gap, NC 28618, or to Medi Home Health & Hospice, 400 Shadowline Drive, Suite 102, Boone, NC 28607.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 9 p.m. on Friday evening at Laurel Springs Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be shared with the Wellborn family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Wellborn family.