Jack E. Sprouse


Jack E. Sprouse, 88, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, June 11, 2016.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 18, in the chapel of Fredericksburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Bruce Brown officiating.

Sprouse was born Sept. 1, 1927, in Poteau, Oklahoma, the son of Elton Sprouse and Opal Gresham Sprouse. He married Dottie Hodgden on Nov. 5, 1985, and she survives.

Sprouse worked as a benefits manager for an aircraft manufacturer.

Prior to moving to Fredericksburg, the Sprouses lived in San Saba and Jacksonville, Florida.

In addition to his wife, Sprouse is survived by four children and spouses, including Karl and Kim Sprouse of San Saba; Marci Sprouse, Kingston, Oklahoma; Leslie and Dale Kalupa of Mansfield, and Marc and Angie Newberry of Jacksonville, Florida.

Survivors also include nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

He is also survived by a sister, Sandra Hubenak of Granbury.

Sprouse was preceded in death by his parents, and a grandson, Sgt. Clint Elree Williams.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.