Jack Singleton York
September 25, 1931 – June 5, 2019
Jack Singleton York, 87, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Wednesday June 5, 2019. Jack was born September 25, 1931 in Nostasulga, Alabama to Shirley York and Clara Goodson York.
Jack served in the United States Navy for 20 years and retired as a Chief Petty Officer working as an Aircraft Electrician. He was a veteran of the Korean War and Vietnam War. Jack received a Bronze Star during his service and he was an active member of the Naval Enlisted Bombardier Navigator Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Shirley York and Clara Goodson York; wife, Peggy Jo York; sister, Barbara Allen; granddaughters, Carrina Dillaire and Jennifer Eisert.
Jack is survived by his son, David York; daughters, Dawn Eisert, Dana (Wayne) Grantham; five grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
A graveside service for Jack will be held 1:30 pm Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Barrancas National Cemetery NAS-Pensacola with full military honors.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.oaklawnfunerals.com for the York family.
- Peggy Jo York, Wife
- Shirley York, Father
- Clara Goodson York, Mother
- Barbara Allen, Sister
- Carrina Dillaire, Granddaughter
- Jennifer Eisert, Granddaughter
- David York, Son
- Dawn Eisert, Daughter
- Dana Grantham, Daughter
- Wayne Grantham, Son-in-law
- along with five grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Barrancas National Cemetery
1 Cemetery Road