Jackie “Jack” G. Read, 80, of Greenville died July 11, 2018, at his home. Graveside services will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Memoryland Memorial Park with Jerry Rudd and Robert Rudd, III officiating. Visitation will be Friday, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Mr. Read was born in Big Spring, Texas on August 28, 1937. He was the son of Joe Bailey Read and Grace Ramsey Read. He married Robbie Janette Rudd on January 15, 1965, in Greenville. He was an Electronics Engineer and a veteran of the U. S. Navy. Survivors include his wife, Robbie Janette Read; son, Joe G. Read and wife, Beverly Hackler Read; lifelong friends, Valton and Margaret Wineinger; goddaughters, Vicky W. Brown and Becky Billarreal; many nieces and nephews, including Julie Isham Morris and husband, Billy and Bailey Isham and wife, Lisa. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Janeen G. Read, and sister, Joyce Read Isham.
Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, 4609 King St, Greenville, Texas 75401 or to the charity of your choice.