Jack Ernest Sellers, 87, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016. He’s survived by his wife of 65 years, Joanne, his two sons, David Sellers of Kansas City and Dennis Sellers of Clermont, Fl, his daughter, Lori Weitzel, and her husband, John, of Lawrenceville, Ga, and 4 grandchildren: Brian, Brent, Derek, and Amanda. He was born and grew up in Peoria, Il, raised his family in Springfield, Il, and moved to the Atlanta area with his wife in 1978. He was hard-working and a devoted family man. He enjoyed bowling, dancing, “tinkering” in his garage, watching sports, and being involved with his family. He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1952, after earning a purple heart in Korea. Jack will be laid to rest in the veterans section of Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in memory of him to your favorite charity. Online condolences can be expressed in his guestbook at www.wagesandsons.com.

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  1. Lori the love, care, and devotion you have shown to your parents speaks volumes to the sense of family they instilled in you as your parents. The loss you feel now is great, but the memories of their love for you I hope provides you comfort.

  2. Lori,
    Grace and the rest of our family are thinking about you and the way you have taken care of your students for so many years. Obviously, the same love was shown to your father and mother these last few years especially. We are praying for peace and comfort for you and your family.

    We love you.

  3. Lori, you and your family are in my prayers. I hope the wonderful memories you have of your Dad will comfort you. My deepest sympathy.

  4. Lori and family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers that God will be ALL you need him to be for you during this sad and hard time.
    We love you.

  5. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers, Sweet Friend. God is good and will see you through this difficult time. Cherish each precious memory.

    Love, Sandy

  6. Lori, my thoughts and prayers are with you. May you experience the comfort of the Lord during this difficult time. Brenda Johnson

  7. Thinking of you and your family at this time. Losing a dad is never easy but always cherish the memories. Love and prayers, Linda.

  8. Sending love and strength your way. I know you and your brothers are sharing many warm memories of your dad. May those comfort you in the days ahead. Much love to you all.

  9. Lori,
    I know how close you were to your dad. He was so blessed to have such a loving daughter. Please know you and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God Bless You and Yours, Mary Joe

  10. Praying Gods comfort for you and your family. You served your dad well and know he must have been so proud of you. Trust the wonderful memories of him will bring you joy at this difficult time.

  11. Lori, I’m so sorry for your family’s loss. I know how close you were to your dad. May you feel God’s presence and comfort during this difficult time. Praying for you and your family. Love you!

  12. Lori, may the sweet and loving memories of your dad sustain you always. Sending love and prayers to you and your family.

  13. Dear Joanne, Lori, David, Denny & John,

    We are praying and thinking of all of you! I am do thankful that Alan I were able to see Jack and Joanne last month. I will always cherish his gusto for life, his love for all of you and his eternal optimism. He is whole now! Love Cousin Linda

  14. Dear Joanne, Lori, John, David and Denny,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Jack was always a cheery, loving guy who loved his family. We shared many fun times together and I know your memories will bring joy and peace to you all. Love, Aunt Mary

  15. Lori, you and your family are in my prayers. Cherish the wonderful memories, may they bring you peace and comfort in these difficult times. Love to you my friend

  16. Dear Lori and family,
    . Please know that my heart,prayers and thoughts are with you during this sad time. May God offer his arms to hold you tight.

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