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June 19, 2014

Dr. Jack Leigh Eidson

WEATHERFORD – Jack Leigh Eidson, M.D., 91, passed away peacefully on June 15, 2014, in Weatherford, to join his beloved wife, Wanda, in the arms of the Lord.

A memorial service is 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at Grace First Presbyterian Church, 606 Mockingbird Lane, Weatherford, TX 76086.

“Dr. Jack,” as he was affectionately known, was born Aug. 26, 1922, in Greenville, S.C., to Charles George Eidson (1887-1961) and Margaret Edna (Leigh) Eidson (1887-1961).

Dr. Jack is survived by his son, Jack Leigh Eidson Jr. and wife, Judy, of Whitt; daughter, Nicole Elizabeth (Eidson) Snider and husband, Dave, of Tempe, Ariz., and his children Kaitlyn and Sean; son, Jack Leigh Eidson III, M.D., and wife, Kristy, and their sons, Jack IV, Rylander and Starks, all of Temple; daughter Carroll’s sons, Christopher Stephen “Chris” Pipes of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Eric Bryan Pipes and wife, Randi, her son, Braxton, and their son, Andrew, of Houston.

Also Carroll’s daughter, Tiffany Dawn Hobbs and her daughter, Aubrey, of Kingwood; Carroll’s stepdaughter, Angela (Hobbs) Archinal and husband, Jason, and their daughter, Tori, of Kingwood; and her stepson, Scott Hobbs and wife, Tiffany, and their son, Jason, of Dallas.

Also his son, Mark Carroll Eidson, M.D., and wife, Sarah, of Weatherford, and their sons, Weston Carroll Eidson and wife, Katie, of Fort Worth, Beau Montagu Eidson, of Austin, and Barrett Crake Eidson, of Los Angeles, Calif.; son, Jon Keeling Eidson and wife, Lynne, of Fort Worth, and his daughters, Martha Jane “Marti” (Eidson) Rosche and husband, Greg, of Olathe, Kan., Margaret Louise “Maggi” (Eidson) Seidler and husband, Brandon, of Fort Worth, and their mother, Stephanie Lane Eidson; and Lynne’s son, Bryce Stanford Reed and wife, Catherine, of Shreveport, La.

Also surviving are numerous nephews, nieces and loving friends worldwide.

Dr. Jack was preceded in death by his wife, Wera Wanda (Carroll) Eidson; sister, Margaret (Eidson) Metz and her husband, June; brother, Charles G. Eidson Jr. and his wife, Lee; son, Scott Lee Eidson; and his daughter, Wanda Carroll (Eidson) Hobbs and her husband, Roy.

The family wishes to thank Toni Rhodes, Renee Spinler, Hortencia Tacuba and Silvano Sebastian for their compassionate and dedicated service to Dr. Jack’s care and comfort.

The family desires memorials be sent to Grace First Presbyterian Church of Weatherford, The Boy Scouts of America  or Girl Scouts of America, or the charity of your choice.

For additional information about Dr. Jack’s life, please go to www.WhitesFuneral.com.

White’s Funeral Home

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