Jackie L. (Jack) Pavey, 83, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Friday, May 10, 2024, at 8:30 a.m. at his residence.

Jack was born October 8, 1940, in Fayette County, Ohio to Carl Milton and Donna Belle DeWees Pavey.  Although he had formerly lived in South Carolina, he lived most of his life in this community.

Before his retirement, he worked nearly 38 years as a machinist at Armco.  He then worked for Anderson Equipment.

On October 11, 1959, he married the former Judy Lee Huff.  She preceded him in death on January 21, 2003.  He was also preceded by a brother, Bill Pavey, in 1985.

He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Jim and Lana Pavey of and Jerry and Denise Pavey, all of Washington Court House; two grandchildren, Brandi Smith and her husband, David, of Jamestown and Loryn Pavey of Columbus; two great grandchildren, Addison and Gabe Smith; two step great grandchildren, Sarah and Matthew Bell. and two half-sisters, Barbara (Leonard) Bick of Washington Court House and Kay (Richard Fent) Pavey, of Hillsboro and special friend, Carol Ward.  Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.  Jack’s family wishes to thank his hospice caregivers, Rebecca and especially, Barbara.

The funeral will be Wednesday, May 15, 2024, at 1 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Danny Dodds, minister at the Greenfield Church of Christ, officiating.  Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the  time of the service.


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  • Kelly says:

    Also preceded in death by a half-brother, Billy Arnold Pavey.

    Rest in peace Uncle Jack! ❤️

  • Chris Allison says:

    Lana and Jim

    We are so very sorry for your loss.

    The Allison Family

  • Jim Cooper says:

    I’ve known Jack for a number of years as a friend, neighbor & thru the American Legion S.A.L. RIP my friend He will be missed by many.