Jack Doyle Warner, 97, of Hammon, Oklahoma was born on October 9, 1921, in Hammon, Oklahoma to E.J. and Rebecca Jane (Cox) Warner. He went to walk with his heavenly Father on March 23, 2019 in Hammon, Oklahoma.
Jack proudly served his country in World War II with the United States Marine Corps from December 1939 until his honorable discharge in 1946. During his service, Jack was a P.O.W. for forty-two months four days and he escaped twice.
Jack married his best friend and sweetheart, June Elaine Brown on March 4, 1946 in Elk City, Oklahoma. June preceded Jack in death March 17, 2014. Jack retired from the United States Fish & Wildlife Department and was also a retired member of the Hammon Fire Department. Jack was a member of the Hammon Round-Up Club, lifetime member of the American Legion, the Department of American Veterans (DAV), Veteran of Foreign War (VFW), the American Ex-POW Organization, and the American Defenders of Bataan & Corregidor.
Family will receive friends Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 6-8 pm at Martin-Dugger Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the United Methodist Church in Hammon, Oklahoma. Rev. Amanda Lockwood will officiate and Dolan Ivey will assist. Interment will be at Red Hill Cemetery in Hammon, Oklahoma. Services have been entrusted to the care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home. Cherishing his memory is his daughter, Pam Eslinger and her husband, Willie of Hammon, Oklahoma; five grandchildren, Jim Johnson and his wife, Jennifer of Merritt, Oklahoma, Jay Johnson of Hammon, Oklahoma, Jan Williams and her husband, CR of Guthrie, Oklahoma, Brian Eslinger and his wife, Shannon of Elk City, Oklahoma and Lorie Lee of Weatherford, Oklahoma; nineteen great-grandchildren; ten great-great grandchildren; two special nephews, Jerry Dean and his wife Debbie, Gary Dean and his wife, Sandy all of Hammon, Oklahoma.
He is preceded in death by his wife, June; one infant daughter, Brenda; his parents, E.J. and Rebecca and one sister, Geradine.
Memorials can be made to the Hammon First United Methodist Church or Hammon Senior Citizen Center in care of Martin- Dugger Funeral Home, P.O. Box 707, Elk City, Oklahoma 73648.
Online condolences can be sent to the family by using the online guest book at www.martin- duggerfuneralhome.com.