86 year old Jack Judkins of McMinnville died Tuesday evening at NHC Healthcare in McMinnville. He was the son of the late Brown Judkins and Kate Judkins Young. He was a farmer and a member of Gath Baptist Church. He was a WWII US Navy Veteran. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by wife JoNell Judkins; brother: Jerry Judkins. Survivors include daughter Jackie Ray of Smithville; 4 Nieces: Vicky (Stephen) White of Murfreesboro, Carol (Morris) Hobbs of McMinnville, Connie (Tooter) Bell of McMinnville and Rene (Michael) Henderson of Texas; Sisters-in-law: Dean Cathcart of Dowelltown and Jean Judkins of Morrison; Special Friends: Linda Holder, Patsy (Ronnie) Greene, Joe Underwood and Eddie Murphy. A Graveside service will be held 11:AM Thursday March 20, 2014 at DeKalb Memorial Gardens with Bro. Michael Hale officiating. Donations can be made to Whorton Springs Cemetery Fund or Meals on Wheels in memory of Mr. Jack Judkins. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.